Structural Engineer in the Netherlands

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Structural Engineer in the Netherlands

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


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 client, the owner of several multidisciplinary engineering agencies, is looking for a structural engineer. The company designs ships, constructions and installations for the offshore and marine shipbuilding industries. As a engineering agency they provide a service for the complete design and engineering of maritime projects. For the offshore market these are for example turret integrations, semi-submersibles and jack-ups. For the marine shipbuilding industry these are landing crafts, submarines and support- and patrol vessels and suchlike. The company has a so-called matrix structure in which projects are executed in project teams with people from different technical disciplines. These are naval, structural and marine systems. For the structural department our client is looking for a talented structural engineer.

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 design shipbuilding constructions and are an important link between the structural design and structural engineering departments.

Your profile

To be eligible for the position of Structural Engineer, you have the following:

  • A degree in mechanical engineering/maritime technique focused on constructions
  • 5-10 years’ experience in designing, constructing and analysing ships and maritime projects
  • 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

! Please note, only ingenieros with an EU work visa will be considered as viable candidates. An online assessment and screening can be part of the recruitment process.

Our Offer

TopShore offers job opportunities for Spanish ingenieros in the Netherlands for a minimum of 18 months. We set you up with an employer, off a salary between €2200 and €4000 gross per month (depending on your experience), assist you in finding a home and help you grow by offering courses and training.

Going abroad to the Netherlands puts extreme added value to your career as this country has been very innovative and progressive throughout the years. TopShore helps you in ensuring a stable future with a respectful company, a good salary and opportunities for growth and development. 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 resume (in English) to mentioning the vacancy ID or apply via our website. After a careful selection, we will set up a Skype interview. The selected ingenieros will also be interviewed live in Spain after which we will match them with one of our Dutch employers.