Structural Design Engineer Naval

Employees of Iv
Business area Design & Engineering
Discipline Naval Architecture, Structural Engineering
Experience Experienced Professional, Young Professional
Hours 40 Hours
Location Alblasserdam

We combine engineering and design.


As a Structural Design Engineer at Nevesbu, you will work on the most technically complex projects. These are projects that not even the smartest engineers can simply just solve. Together with customers, you will convert their requirements into specifications for the end-product with a corresponding budget. You work on hull structure concept and basic design. You will perform different kind of drawings like construction plans, major structural integrations, modification drawings and demolition drawings. You coordinate the technical content of projects, maintain contacts with suppliers and are the central coordinator with all other disciplines. No matter how complex the project is, you will ensure a high-quality and feasible design. Because of the freedom you will receive to contribute to the growth and development of the company, you will sometimes be able to determine what your next project will be.


From submarines and frigates to unique floating offshore energy applications: Nevesbu works as a naval architecture and marine engineering company on the most unique and technically challenging maritime projects worldwide. We operate within the markets: submarines, naval vessels, floating offshore energy and special vessels. Nevesbu has expert in-house knowledge of all these disciplines and provides consultancy and engineering services for all project phases, from the first feasibility studies to the complete design and engineering and site supervision. Examples of unique projects and innovations that Nevesbu has worked on are the upkeep of the Dutch Walrus-class submarines for the Ministry of Defence, Malaysian frigates’ lifespan extension, and an innovative concept for a floating transformer platform.

What do we expect from you?

You must have at least 2 years of work experience and specialist knowledge of concept and basic design. You love diversity in projects, so as far as you are concerned, it doesn’t matter if you are working on a submarine, a floating offshore unit or a special vessel. You can organize your share of large, complex projects and possess the ability to oversee the whole. We also consider your soft skills to be of great importance. You know exactly how to achieve the customer’s true requirements, can perform tactful compromises and bring out the best in your team. We also expect that you continuously keep yourself up-to-date with the latest developments and will actively help us, as a company, to participate herein.

What do we have to offer you?

A challenging and varied job at the most diverse engineering company in the Netherlands! With over 900 specialists, all sharing the same passion for technology, we provide solutions for the most complex technical challenges within the most diverse projects.

Nevesbu is part of Iv: a globally operating engineering company that undertakes the most challenging technical issues! Our engineers have unique knowledge within the sectors and disciplines in which we operate, such as Industry, Infrastructure & Traffic, Buildings & Installations, Handling, Offshore & Energy, Maritime and Water. No challenge is too complex for us. Working at Iv means working in an organisation where every day is different. We are a club of people with a genuine passion for our profession, and we take great pleasure in our work: Our expert knowledge of technology enables us to achieve the utmost for our clients.

At Iv, we believe in the importance of being a good match for all our colleagues. We work hard but, of course, give something in return. For example, an annual bonus of 7%, profit-sharing, a flexible pension scheme, a fixed travel allowance, a work-from-home allowance, and various career and promotion opportunities in the form of education, courses, and training. Something else that also holds great importance to us is that we love to go out together. For example, visiting the UEFA European Championships and FIFA World Cup is a customary tradition within Iv.

In addition, we offer flexible Employment Terms and Conditions with which you can determine the composition of your employment package yourself. A higher monthly salary? Maybe opt for your bonus and holiday pay to be paid monthly! Leave days over? Sell them! Need more leave days? Buy additional days! This is how Iv facilitates a better match with you!