Project Engineer (German Speaker)

Referentienummer 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 on board.


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

Functie eisen

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
  • CATIA/CAD knowledge


Depending on your professional and personal situation, you will receive an appropriate package of employment conditions. We are happy to inform you about these conditions during the interview. 


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 world!