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The scope for a Special Engineering / Exterior Engineer consists of:

Integration of yacht equipment and EXT doors with other disciplines and integrating them seamlessly into the EXT design
Integration of shaftline and rudder systems
Develop deck, ceiling, teak and railing arrangements
Developing local arrangement such as EXT furniture, EXT stairs, EXT pillar, EXT masts, EXT sun awnings

Of course, you don't do this alone!

  • To develop arrangements, you receive input from a designer / suppliers, which must be assessed for feasibility and manufacturability.

For this you have a lot of contact with Lead/senior engineers, production departments and suppliers.

  • For integration work, you have close contact with engineers and senior engineers from other engineering disciplines. In the position of engineer you are directly managed by a Senior engineer.


The ideal candidate has an secondary vocational education/Bachelor degree working and thinking level. You have relevant work experience in a preferably similar position in yacht building. Consider experience of projects from 30 meters. You also have the following professional knowledge and/or qualities:

  • Making mechanical engineering drawings for assemblies and mono parts
  • Knowledge of high-quality materials and finishing levels
  • Aware of and able to work with schedules and deadlines
  • Can create hour estimates / own task lists for feedback to the senior engineer regarding status and progress
  • Weight estimates
  • Knowledge of production techniques and experience with manufacturability of parts to be engineered is important.

Preference is given to someone who has a good command of the Dutch or English language. And you are familiar with the following software:

  • NX (Pre)
  • solid Edge/Solidworks (Pre)
  • Team center
  • AutoCad
  • MS office

Moreover, you are not unfamiliar with regulations such as LROS, REG YC A/B and SOLAS.


A job with a lot of responsibility and varied activities, every day. We offer you a full-time job with a good salary, depending on your knowledge and experience. We also offer space for personal development and all this comes with appropriate primary and secondary employment conditions such as:

  • A full-time job (40 hours per week) in an inspiring superyacht working environment;
  • Competitive salary;
  • Good travel allowance without mileage limitations;
  • Pension scheme;.

Enjoying your work and a good balance between work and private life are just as important. The more you enjoy yourself, the better your contribution to our projects.

Company profile

One of our largest customers, based in the Netherlands and with roots dating back to 1849, is recognized as the world leader in pure 'custom' superyachts. Because every new vessel is the best they have ever built, all boats in their fleet set a new standard in craftsmanship, design, engineering and construction. Striving for perfection is of paramount importance to this customer. The customer's DNA is: "Together we build a great experience". Do you also recognize yourself in this DNA? Then this is the right place for you.

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