Senior Mechanical Engineer

As Senior Mechanical Engineer at C-Job you have great affinity with the maritime industry, you will specify mission equipment in accordance with process and project requirements. On the technical activities relating to the mechanical systems for offshore and dredging vessels and mission equipment.

You will coordinate all engineering work during the basic and detail design stage and will translate customer requirements into technical drawings and functional specifications as part of a multidisciplinary project team.

This will contribute to efficient production and maximize quality, safety, sustainability and efficiency of the equipment.

Our track record includes projects for dredging, offshore, passenger vessels and yachts engaging with a wide range of both national and international clients.



Rotterdam / Hoofddorp


  • Performing initial opportunity and risk analyses
  • Writing and handling equipment requisitions in accordance with the project requirements
  • Working proactively on continuous improvement, standardization and development of design rules
  • Reporting to the general manager or project manager – to update them on the progress of projects
  • Overseeing the design and coaching the engineers in creating the required engineering information
  • Ensuring designs for equipment are of high quality, cost-effective and comply with customer requirements
  • Ensuring that equipment is well integrated in the ships, and consulting colleagues from other technical disciplines frequently
  • Playing an active role as member of the project team for engineering, selection, inspection, testing, delivery and (pre)commissioning of materials.

Skills / Experience

  • BSc and/or MSc degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • An innovative, stress-resistant and flexible approach
  • Knowledge and experience with 3D modelling software
  • An excellent command of Dutch and English, both written and spoken
  • A minimum of five years of experience with large mechanical constructions
  • Excellent analytical, communication and problem-solving skills, with the ability to make decisions


  • Professional development opportunities
  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Flexible hours between 07.00 AM and 07.00 PM
  • Pension allowance in accordance with the Dutch law
  • 25 days of leave per year + 13 adv based on full time
  • Frequently company organized trips, drinks and festivities

You’ll be joining a fast-paced environment in which all people, regardless of gender, race, religion or background are treated equally and can come do their best work. We care about our people, and value your drive, energy and inquisitive nature. Do you identify with our C-Job DNA?

If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you! Please send us your cv and cover letter by clicking on the apply button! Please include the location of the office you are applying for in your motivation letter.

Please note, only applicants with a valid EU work visa will be considered as viable candidates.