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Senior Structural Engineer

Vacancy ID 272
Branche Process (Oil & Gas)

Senior Structural Engineer


Have you ever considered working abroad? This is your chance! TopShore is looking for Structural Engineers for our employers in the Netherlands. Read more below.

Your job

Our client is multidisciplinary engineering firm providing full design, engineering and consultancy services to the Oil & Gas, Renewables and Leisure market. They design and engineer complete platforms and infrastructure for the oil & gas and renewables industry, deck lay outs, cable & pipe laying solutions for marine environment, observation wheels etc.

As a Senior Structural Engineer you prepare and check design documents in the execution phase of the project, conform legislation and regulations, technical requirements and specifications of the customer, in order to realize optimal design work. Besides this you design general structures & components such as but not limited to: System of Fits, Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing, Boatlanding/Access Ladders/Access Platforms, Stairs / Ladders, Handrails, Lifting Points/Spreader Frames & Bars, J-Tubes, Pipe / Cabletray Supports, Crane Pedestals, Skids, Living Quarters, Grillage & Seafastening. You will also design oil & gas structures: Topsides, Jackets, Tripods, Monopiles, Suction Anchors, Ventstacks & flarebooms, Deck extensions & modifications, Topsides Deck layouts(plotplans), Decommissioning engineering Topsides, Decomissioning engineering Substructures, FPSO Topsides, FPSO Turrets.

Your profile

To be eligible for the position of Senior Structural Engineer you need the following requirements:

  • A degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar.
  • 3+ years’ experience in this position OR 5+ years’ experience in relevant discipline and market
  • Advanced user of Tekla is a must
  • Experience with Autocad, Solidworks/Solidedge is nice to have
  • Fluent in English both written and verbally

Our Offer

TopShore offers job opportunities for highly skilled engineers in the Netherlands. We set you up with an employer and offer a salary between €3500 and €5500 gross per month (depending on your experience). Besides this we will assist you in finding a home and making arrangements such as public administration and healthcare. TopShore can also introduce you to a community of likeminded by organising social events. Besides this TopShore helps you in ensuring a stable future with a respectful company and provides opportunities for growth and development such as training and courses.

Working abroad in the Netherlands will give you both professional and personal experience as you will encounter new working methods, learn about cultural differences and make new friends. For more information please visit our website ( and download the syllabus.

Recruitment Process

Send your CV (in English) to mentioning the vacancy ID or apply via our website and we will contact you as soon as possible. Best regards, the TopShore team!