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Senior Drive Systems Engineer



Omg. Dordrecht

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Senior Drive Systems Engineer

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For an internationally active design company in working ships and dredging equipment we are looking for a Senior Drive Systems Engineer. You will work in a team dedicated to re-design existing dredging equipment to repurpose the unit or improve performance. You will lead on specifying and evaluating the main drive systems for the re-design.

The Principal:

Our principal is a major designer and builder of working ships, including dredging equipment.

The Job:

You will design and evaluate the main drives that are the heart of any dredger, challenged to find the best solution for the job. You know your diesels, pumps, gearboxes, understand their design specifications and you can bring them together to form an efficient working system. You will lead the team, discuss with suppliers, present the 3d rendering to the customer and argue your choices with Class society for (re-)design approval. Making the most efficient proposal is essential for business so your choices have a real effect on the success of the yard. As senior engineer on the team you will check on overall performance, check on documentation of the team and feel responsible to develop the skills of junior members.


The design team requires a drive line design engineer with at least 6 years in a senior position to develop the analytical skills and eye for detail. You will need a solid Bachelor or Master degree in marine or mechanical engineering and a good understanding of heavy machinery. Attention to detail in matching specifications and a good eye for potential ‘hotspots’ will be your responsibility as you lead the team in the choice of main components. You should be comfortable with the class societies and at home with 3D CAD, preferably Solid Edge and the use of PDM systems.


This company can offer exciting and interesting work. They are willing to pay competitively with good secondary benefits and invest in their talent. Please send your CV and why you would like to do this job to : .

For further information please contact me at or 0653413339




In the industrial or construction sector



In the industrial or construction sector