Project Manager Engineering

Referencenumber MISN02728, Vlissingen , Nederland

Project Management

We are looking for multiple Project Manager Engineering professionals with yacht building experience for a number of highly respected shipyards in the Netherlands. To lead multi-disciplinary teams in the completion of the finest Super Yachts.

You will be tasked with managing teams throughout all engineering phases, ensuring quality, cost, and delivery to the highest standards. You will have control over workload, budget, and final design input during the process. Reporting directly to the Head of Engineering.

Filled vacancy

This vacancy has already been filled. Unfortunately, you can no longer apply for this.


The responsibilities of the Project Manager Engineering will be:

  • Prepare and monitor documents/activity lists including budgets, man hours and engineering responsibilities.
  • Establish and monitor the project engineering schedule.
  • Direct technical content of the engineering project team and act as point of contact for technical related queries/decisions.
  • Lead multi-disciplinary teams in the execution of the work and monitor progress and quality.
  • Keep close contact with Owner’s representatives and other 3rd parties during engineering phases of a project.
  • Organize and lead the Engineering Project Team meetings as well as participating in various departmental and project meetings.

Job requirements

The Project Manager Engineering will have the following experience:

  • BSc. or higher in mechanical or Naval Architecture
  • 10+ years' experience with a Naval Architecture back ground within yacht building.
  • 5+ years' experience in managing a team of engineers,
  • Theoretical and practical knowledge of the execution details of yachts,
  • Experience in using Cadmatic and AutoCad,
  • Familiarity with classification society rules and regulations,
  • Good communication skills in English. (Dutch highly advantageous)
  • Must be an EU citizen or have valid Dutch work permit.


This vacancy is offered on a contract to perm basis and the Project Manager Engineering will receive an appropriate package of employment conditions. We are happy to inform you about these conditions in a personal interview.

Company Profile

Our clients are globally renowned shipyards in the Netherlands, with facilities allowing for builds of over 100m. They are constantly adapting to the latest techniques, developing new engineering practices and being pioneers in improvements in production methods, technology, craftsmanship and finish.

As yacht builders with strong history and as part of an internationally successful family business, the yard has become a centre of excellence in the engineering and construction of superyachts. Within the organisation, every professional becomes a member of a big international family and of a yard with many returning clients.