Design & Proposal Engineer HSC/FF

Job description

Are you an Engineer with a commercial mindset and can you help us in the development of modern and innovative high speed crafts? Then you might be the Design & Proposal Engineer we are looking for!
As Design & Proposal Engineer you are responsible for the sales support of our products.
You are part of a group of Design & Proposal Engineers.
The D&P Engineers adapt (standard) ship designs to different customer requirements, prepare specifications and calculate costs through close collaboration with other departments within Damen (Research, Engineering, Procurement, Production and Sales).
Tasks & Responsibilities
  • Help setting the standards and follow processes and procedures in place;
  • Preparing ship designs, specifications, cost calculations and build strategies for sales prospects;
  • Provide technical support to the Damen sales organization during the contracting process;
  • Liaising with internal departments such as Research, Engineering, Purchasing and Production for optimal project results.
  • Master degree in Naval Architecture and Engineering;
  • Preferably a minimum 5 years relevant work experience;
  • Good verbal and written command of the English language;
  • Creative;
  • Customer-oriented, both internally and externally;
  • Good communication skills.
Department Information
The High Speed Craft (HSC) product group is responsible for all high speed workboats within Damen, with the exception of Ferries. The standard series of High Speed Craft are Tenders(fast multi-purpose workboats), Stan Patrols (patrol boats), Fast Crew Suppliers (fast ships for the offshore industry), Stan Pilots (pilot boats) and Interceptors(high-speed interceptor boats). The product group is responsible for development and makes offers (specifications and cost prices) for the Sales department.

Damen Shipyards Gorinchem

Company description

Damen Shipyards Gorinchem is the headquarters of the Damen Shipyards Group. Gorinchem still functions as a yard but the main activities involve the daily management of the Damen Shipyards Group. Damen Services and the Offshore & Transport division is also located here.

Vacancy details

MC-COM ID #170339
Date Updated Thursday 1 February 2018
Location Gorinchem
Employment Type Full-time
Education level High
Sector Shipbuilding
Function category Engineering
Region Netherlands

Contact details

Company name Damen Shipyards Gorinchem
ContactMs. Rianne Houthuijzen
Telephone +31 183 65 40 40
Fax +31 183 632189

Postbus 1
4200 AA Gorinchem

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