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Structural Engineer

Vacancy ID 69
Region Zuid-Holland
Branche Naval & Maritime
Hours per week 40 uur

Structural Engineer


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

Your job

Our clients, several multidisciplinary engineering agencies, are looking for structural engineers. The companies design ships, constructions and installations for the offshore and marine shipbuilding industries. They provide services for the complete design and engineering of maritime projects. For the offshore market these are for example turret integrations, semi-submersibles, jack-ups and jackets. For the marine shipbuilding industry these are landing crafts, support- and patrol vessels and suchlike. The companies tend to work in so called matrix structures in which projects are executed in project teams with people from different technical disciplines. These are naval, structural and marine systems.

Within the project team you work as a structural engineer and deal with several challenging maritime and offshore projects. You work under the supervision of a lead senior engineer and focus on stability, rigidness and strength calculations for steel constructions. At the same time you could design shipbuilding constructions and be an important link between the structural design and structural engineering departments.

Your profile

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

  • A degree in mechanical engineering/maritime technique focused on constructions
  • 5-10 years’ experience in designing, constructing and analysing
  • Experience with finite elements analysis and FEM software
  • Technical , commercial and communicative skilled
  • A conceptual and analytical mind
  • Strong command of English, both written and verbal
  • As a person you are characterized as decisive, honest, ambitious and involved

Our Offer

TopShore offers job opportunities for highly skilled engineers in the Netherlands. We set you up with an employer, off a salary between €3500 and €5000 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!