Project Engineer (German Speaker)

Referencenumber MIAO02467, Papenburg , Duitsland

Mechanical Equipment

This is a great opportunity to be part of one of the largest German shipbuilding powerhouses in Northwest Germany. We are closely working with our client to urgently recruit for Mechanical / Industrial Engineers ideally with cruise accommodation shipbuilding experience.

As part of the Technical Equipment Department (Hotel Division), you will be working within a team that is responsible for planning of catering areas like galleys, bars, pantries, provision rooms, as well as laundry, cabins, corridors, offices, stores, workshops, crew stairs, doors and locking system onboard.


Your main responsibilities include:

  • Supervision of difficult / complex assemblies and design tasks
  • Design and planning, as well as conception of assemblies in the area of the specialist department
  • Introduction of innovations and optimizations of work processes (workflow) within the areas to be supervised
  • Adherence to and maintenance of task lists, material and weight budgets as well as the drawing directory for a series in the entire specialist area
  • Coordination with internal/external customers and necessary authorities for ships under construction
  • Carrying out acceptance tests and quality controls
  • Negotiation and technical coordination in cooperation with the purchasing department with customers, suppliers and class
  • Supervision of apprentices and trainees
  • Coordination with the chief engineer and the technical draughtsman of the respective ship

Job requirements

To be successful for this role, you should have:

  • Successfully completed studies in a technical field as a graduate engineer, bachelor or master's degree
  • Ability to work independently, as well as flexibility, resilience and innovative thinking
  • Ability to communicate and work in a team
  • Business fluent in English and German
  • CATIA/CAD knowledge


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.

Please reach out to Selin Tezel || +49 1511 84230 45 ||

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Company Profile

Known worldwide as one of the biggest shipyards in the world, our client is famous for construction of large, modern and sophisticated cruise ships as well as various commercial vessel types. They have recently diversified its portfolio and delve into superyacht construction