Job description

This company specializes in building large custom yachts up to 140 meters in length. Offering a highly personalized service to clients, applying innovative design and technology to create one-of-a-kind bespoke yachts that respect the vision of both the Owner and the designer.

In this role you will have the following duties and responsibilities:
  • As an Engineer you are part of one of our inspiring project teams that realize our yachts. You report to the Lead Engineer
  • The Engineer is dedicated to and has expertise in a single technical discipline. We distinguish the disciplines Outfit and Systems. In assigning Engineers to an discipline the main expertise of the employee is taken into consideration.
  • You will be working on the translation of the conceptual design into production information (engineering documents and specifications) for the various technical production disciplines. As key Engineering objectives Basic Engineering, Detail Engineering and Production Support are distinguished.
  • You will be assigned to a project and will be working on all necessary information for the specification of the yacht and applicable norms, standards, laws and regulations.
  • You will study and interpret the naval design package and preconditions and prepare the basic and detail multidisciplinary technical drawings and technical specifications for purchasing & subcontracting.
  • You are quality oriented in your approach and plan and organize the work in such a way that goals are achieved in time.

Job requirements

  • Higher Vocational Education or Secondary Vocational Education with relevant work experience (MBO+) related in the discipline
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience preferably in maritime industry and/or yacht building industry
  • You recognize yourself in the following competences; Quality orientation, planning and organizing and communication
  • You are pro-active and problem-solving in your approach
  • You are a proud and passionate teamplayer that is eager to learn
  • Knowledge of MS office applications, AutoCAD and/or Rhinoceros
  • A good command of written and spoken English & Afrikaans
  • A drivers license.


€4.000 - €5.000 gross income per month

Company profile

Oceanco is a big name in the Dutch yacht building industry. There core business is building large custom yachts up to 140 metres in lenght. They have a building facility in Alblasserdam and a design & sales office in Monaco. Oceanco is a project-orientated management company, they outsource the main yacht building packages to co-makers.

Within the engineering department located in Alblasserdam, they distinguish the following disciplines: Outfit, Construction, Systems, Piping, Electrical & Interior.



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Gea Oenema

+31 (0)6 13 57 62 80

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