Piping Engineer HVAC

Referencenumber MILP03120, Hamburg , Duitsland

Enter the fascinating world of shipbuilding and help shape the future of shipping! We are looking for a dedicated Piping Engineer HVAC who shares our customer-oriented vision. As a member of the team in Northern Germany, you will be responsible for challenging projects for air conditioning systems in cruise ships, passenger ships and special ships. Your passion for hydraulics and your technical know-how are required to realize innovative solutions in a dynamic environment. Become part of the team and set standards in shipbuilding with us!


  • Review, development and coordination of hydraulic concepts for hot water and cold water systems;
  • Checking hydraulic components and materials, including mechanical and electrical components, actuators, valves, mechanical shut-off valves, etc;
  • Reviewing 3D designs and performing calculations, especially valves and HVAC piping system;
  • Verification of shipyard plans in accordance with EU regulations for water systems, air-conditioned spaces and ventilation ducts;
  • Close communication and collaboration with designers, project engineers, shipyard staff and various project teams;
  • Documentation from sketch to final installation and preparation for commissioning of systems, including condensate and ventilation systems on board;
  • Checking the routing for correct dimensioning, functionality and accessibility of all pipes and equipment with regard to maintenance and energy saving.

Job requirements

  • Several years of experience as a heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) technician, foreman, design engineer or equivalent degree such as process engineering and focus on HVAC;
  • Excellent written and spoken German and English;
  • Knowledge in the use of CAD software, especially Cadmatic;
  • Expert knowledge of hydraulics, including hot water and chilled water systems, pipes and valves;
  • Strong communication skills, self-confident appearance, assertiveness and ability to make decisions;
  • Experience in the shipbuilding industry is an advantage.


Please note EU citizenship or multiyear permanent EU work visa is a pre-requisite of the recruitment process for viable candidates.

Do you match the criteria and are you ready for your next professional challenge? Then, apply now and let's discuss the opportunity in detail. 

Depending on the professional and personal situation, the position comes with an attractive benefits package. We would like to explain the offer in a personal conversation.

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Company Profile

Since 2007 in the Netherlands and 2015 in Germany, Middle Point has been the leading recruitment agency for maritime engineers, project managers and managers within the maritime industry. More than 1100 engineers have been recruited by Middle Point to start or continue their successful careers in luxury yacht building, shipbuilding, offshore engineering and maritime service provision. Due to the high demand for engineers and technical professionals, Middle Point operates far across its national borders. Over the years, we have collaborated with more than 50 different nationalities. Middle Point is deservingly named the international recruitment agency of the maritime of the maritime world!