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Junior Mechanical Engineer

Royal IHC

Royal IHC

Other Engineering
Kinderdijk, Netherlands
Posted on Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Your job

Is Engineering your passion and do you want to be part of our team?
Then you might be our new Medior Life Cycle Engineer!

As Medior Life Cycle Engineer, you will make a positive contribution to the FD Engineering of Royal IHC. Life Cycle Engineering is a service activity for operational dredging or offshore vessels comprising three main aspects:

  • analyses and studies – from feasibility studies to workability analyses
  • engineering and design – from concept engineering to production drawings
  • naval architecture – from stability guidance booklets to lightweight checks.

The Life Cycle Engineering department helps customers to make adaptations and upgrades to integrated equipment, systems, and structures. This includes the engineering of modifications, renovations, and improvements to equipment and systems. As Engineer Life Cycle Engineering, you will be responsible for all aspects of the workflow, from generating ideas through to production drawings, and from preparing load cases to finite element analysis (FEA). You will work either in a multi-disciplinary team or independently. In addition, you will work as Engineer Life Cycle Engineering according to customer requirements, class rules, technical specifications, and operational guidelines in order to contribute to efficient production and to maximize the quality, safety, sustainability and efficiency of installations and equipment.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Creating technical concepts of equipment, installations or integrated systems.
  • Setting up and completing 3D (or 2D) models of constructions, systems, equipment and procedures based on relevant information and specifications.
  • Creating and/or checking diagrams, arrangement drawings, parts lists, production drawings, calculations, specifications or reports.
  • Setting up relevant load cases, calculation methods (static or dynamic) and applicable criteria.
  • Performing and checking strength analyses, such as finite element analysis (FEA).
  • Communicating with your team leader, class agencies, customers, suppliers, and team members.
  • Examining the processed drawings and documents for consistency against specifications, missing information, readability, and user-friendliness and, where necessary, adjusting or elaborating upon the documents and system information.
  • Revising the basic engineering package based on nonconformities, your own insight or directions by others, and, where necessary, discussing further with the relevant stakeholders.
  • Leading the execution of a work package.

Your Profile:

To be eligible for the position of Engineer Life Cycle Engineering, you must have the following:

  • Technical bachelor or master degree in for example Mechanical Engineering or Naval Architecture.
  • At least two years of relevant work experience gained in a similar position in relevant industries.
  • Experience with 3D CAD software and willing to learn about the complex technical systems available onboard vessels.
  • Excellent analytical, communication and problem-solving skills.
  • A proactive, creative and flexible attitude.
  • Excellent communication English language skills and preferably but not necessarily Dutch.

Pleae note that only candidates with a valid EU work visa will be considered as viable candidates.

* These requirements give a direction to the profile we are looking. Research shows that male candidates apply if there is a 60% match and women only when there is a 100% match. Do you not meet all the requirements but do you think that this is the position for you? Then we would like to invite you to apply.

Royal IHC offers you:

  • A gross monthly salary between €3286,- and €5100,- +8% holiday allowance (based on a fulltime working week).

  • € 0,21 per kilometer commuting allowance.

  • A profit-sharing scheme.

  • Good work/life balance with 40 vacation days for full-time employment with the option to buy or sell (additional) leave.

  • The possibility to work from home with associated expense allowance and/or to perform the work on the basis of flexible working hours (depending on the position).

  • An average salary pension scheme in which matters are properly arranged in the event of accidental death, incapacity for work or unemployment.

  • Good disability insurance.

  • Participation (on a voluntary basis) in the Social Fund, on the basis of which care and related costs are reimbursed that are not covered by your health insurance.

  • Discount on VGZ's additional healthcare insurance.

  • A training budget of €1,500 every three years.

  • Unlimited sporting in our own fitness room.