Vacature Steel Outfitting Engineer (Project Based)

Steel Outfitting Engineer (Project Based) in Vlissingen

Arrangement and Steel Outfitting Engineer (Project Based)

About us

Damen Naval offers you a career that is challenging, exciting and fun in equal measure. The Naval division of the family-owned Damen Shipyards Group is established in Vlissingen and in Schiedam. It is a company with more than 850 professionals, and a rich tradition of naval shipbuilding, its original roots stem back more than 150 years. For more than 50 years Damen Naval has been the dedicated shipbuilder for the Royal Netherlands Navy. Based on decades of accumulated experience, Damen Naval offers navies worldwide a broad range of defence and security vessels, ranging from 7m to more than 200m in length. Damen Naval is the only supplier of naval vessels in the Netherlands. Damen Naval has delivered more than 420 vessels to satisfied customers all over the world and have has earned a reputation for excellence along the way. While taking pride in heritage, Damen Naval is also looking towards the future. Are you ready for duty?

The role

For this interim role Damen Naval is looking for an Arrangement and Steel Outfitting Engineer who can start on short notice on a temporary basis.

As Arrangement and Steel Outfitting Engineer you will work on a broad variety of tasks in the field of structures & outfitting, where outfitting includes arrangements of accommodation and technical spaces.
You will also work in detailed engineering in a multi-disciplinary team but mainly with regards to arrangements and steel outfitting. As Arrangement and Steel Outfitting Engineer you will implement your technical knowledge and practical experience, on subjects as maintainability, producibility and ergonomics etc.

Key accountabilities

As Arrangement and Steel Outfitting Engineer (Project Based) you will:

  • Execute engineering activities within the 2D and 3D environments, such as Cadmatic or 3DX.
  • Ensure full compliance to all applicable requirements and specifications imposed by Regulatory Bodies and the customer.
  • Contribute to the engineering process by developing the required deliverables, such as (statutory) plans according to applicable rules and regulations, complicated arrangements, technical specifications, system descriptions and verification and validation documents.
  • Participate in the Product & Proposal phase and verify technical data of vendors and subcontractors.
  • Perform technical analysis on received offers under supervision of a senior engineer or team lead.

Skills & experience

As Arrangement and Steel Outfitting Engineer (Project Based) you will need to have:

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Naval Architecture or Mechanical Engineering or candidates with secondary vocational education (MBO-4+) with relevant ship structures experience are also invited to apply.
  • At least two years experience with layouts and technical arrangements and with the engineering of steel outfitting (foundations, stairs, platforms, and railings, etc.).
  • Experience with 2D CAD and 3D CAD-systems such as Cadmatic or Catia.
  • Knowledge of Class- and Statutory regulations.
  • Good command of the English language and preferably German (written & verbal).
  • Excellent antecedents because a pre-employment security screening is a standard part of the recruitment procedure.
  • Permanent multiyear EU citizenship combined with permanent EU work visa are all requirements of the recruitment process for viable candidates, given the military nature of clients and projects.

What we offer

At Damen Naval, we highly value our employees, and we will support your professional and personal development. To that end, we invest in all our employees by offering:

  • A technology and innovation focused, dynamic, international work environment.
  • A competitive salary package and other benefits.
  • A comprehensive introduction to shipbuilding for anyone without a naval or maritime background.
  • Ongoing learning and development opportunities within a diverse and rewarding work environment.
  • An active social environment in terms of business culture, events & sports.


Are you interested in the position of Arrangement and Steel Outfitting Engineer (Project Based), and do you recognize yourself in the job description? Please respond directly via the Damen Career Portal .
For more information about the vacancy, Damen Naval or the application process, please visit the Damen Naval website, the Damen Career Portal or call the Corporate Recruitment department on +31 (0)118- 485 000.

Please note, that only candidates with a permanent EU citizenship together with a permanent valid EU work visa can be considered as viable candidates. A pre-employment and security screening and investigation form part of the recruitment process. #LI-DNS1

Functie:steel engineer project based
Salaris:onbekend – onbekend
Uren per week:1 – 40

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