Senior/Lead Marine Mechanical Engineer

Alblasserdam, Netherlands

Job Reference 1196485

Location Alblasserdam, Netherlands

Industry Infrastructure - Construction & Civil

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added October 27, 2023

Job Title: Senior/Lead Marine Mechanical Engineer
Location: Alblasserdam
Experience Level: Lead, Professional
Start Date: ASAP
Type: Contract to Permanent

The role:
As a Senior/Lead Marine Mechanical Engineer, you'll find yourself in the perfect place if you thrive on diversity and crave complex technical challenges that even the smartest specialists can't resolve in a snap. Your work varies from large-scale multidisciplinary projects to small yet intensely focused projects. Your role is pivotal in advancing technologically sophisticated mechanical systems and configuring equipment and pipelines for marine vessels, floating offshore units, and special-purpose ships. You'll be engaged in designing diverse mechanical systems, such as Propulsion Train Design, Planes and Rudder Design, and special components like valves and hatches. You'll be the Lead Engineer's right hand, guiding Junior Engineers, and contributing to the growth and development of the field.


  • Lead and contribute to the design of advanced mechanical systems for marine vessels and offshore units.
  • Collaborate with cross-disciplinary teams on both large and small projects.
  • Provide mentorship and guidance to Junior Engineers.
  • Drive innovation, always seeking ways to improve and adapt to the latest industry developments.
  • Undertake challenging projects and consistently oversee the big picture.


  • A minimum of 5 years of professional experience and specialized knowledge in concept and basic design.
  • An unwavering commitment to pushing the technical boundaries and integrating innovations.
  • A love for project diversity, embracing challenges of all scales.
  • An understanding of project contexts across various ship types.
  • An innate drive for continuous improvement and innovation.
  • A proactive attitude in staying current with the latest industry advancements and actively contributing to the company's evolution.

The client:
Our client in the construction and engineering sector is a part of a globally operating firm dedicated to addressing the most complex technical challenges. Their team of engineers boasts unique expertise in various sectors, including Industry, Infrastructure & Transportation, Construction & Installations, Handling, Offshore & Energy, Maritime, and Water. They excel at taking on even the most demanding tasks. Working with them means becoming a part of an organization where each day is different. The team is passionate about their work and utilizes their technical knowledge to provide top-notch solutions for their clients.

If you are ready to contribute to some of the world's most complex projects, please send your CV to, and we'll be in touch with you soon


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