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Mechanical Design Engineer

Friesland - Netherlands - Industry - Shipbuilding - Engineering & Design - Academic Bachelor

Are you a design engineer with experience in the shipbuilding industry? Are you based or open to moving to the north of the Netherlands? If yes, then we would like to hear from you!

Feel free to contact

Eva Kubrichtova, Account manager

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Job description

As a mechanical design engineer you will work on new design and modification projects for ferries and other passenger/cargo ships. You will be responsible for the development of specifications and drawings for the new and existing projects, in accordance to the requirements, regulations and schedule.

You will perform design tasks while producing drawings and calculations. You will prepare technical specifications for purchase orders. Additionally, you will provide technical information to other departments or relevant stakeholders and support the production team and construction activities on site. You will also assist the project manager with some technical input and check the external drawings from third parties. You will be asked to work in compliance with the internal regulations and the external norms.

You will report to the manager engineering and you will work together with the project manager engineering.

About you

  • A bachelor (or a master) degree in Mechanical Engineering, Naval Architecture or Shipbuilding (or any other relevant field)
  • At least 2 years of work experience in mechanical design in the shipbuilding industry
  • Accurate with attention to details and focused on delivering quality work
  • Able to apply technical knowledge on different projects
  • Efficient and able to deliver work on time and according to the plan
  • A team player who is able to work well together in a small team

What we offer

Brunel supports your international career: since you are living in another country and probably don't immediately know how to find your way in another country, Brunel can help you with this. As an international company, we know better than anyone what it is like to move to a foreign country to work. This is why we can arrange the most important things – including those that don't involve your job – for you and your family so that you can fully focus on your career in the Netherlands. We will support you by housing, administrative matters and health insurance, but also we support by education and other facilities to make the international career as pleasant as possible.

About us

Our client is a large shipbuilding company based in the Netherlands.


  • Vacancy number: PUB153921
  • Location: Friesland
  • Market: Industry
  • hours per week: 40.0
  • Branche: Shipbuilding
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Closing date: Monday, April 16, 2018
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Eva Kubrichtova

Account manager Brunel Netherlands Eindhoven

+31 40 257 8010

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