Naval Architect

Job Title:
Naval Architect
The Netherlands
Near Emmeloord
VQ Engineering team
Job type:
Full time
Start date:
As soon as possible
Excellent salary with ditto employment conditions.
Min. requirements:
Extra Information:
The Client

The client develops and builds fast aluminium ‘sport boats’ with fantastic manoeuvrability and superior comfort! These premium boats are handmade in The Netherlands close to Emmeloord! Customised for discerning customers with high demands on quality, design and performance.

From its inception in 2014, the client has been ahead in the development and construction of handmade aluminium luxury motorboats.

Job Overview

As a Naval Architect you are part of the VQ Engineering team. You are responsible for supervising the external Naval Architect and keeping the customer’s wishes and shipyard-specific standards in mind. For the position of Naval Architect, we expect that you are up for a new challenge, are proactive, can communicate well, have an eye for detail, want to continuously improve, can work independently and that you think in terms of solutions. 

Key Responsibilities
  • Perform your hydrostatic and strength calculations and check and assess your calculations;
  • You interact with stakeholders and are a source of information for subcontractors
  • You handle internal issues, you guide production in the implementation of the design and you provide information to the purchasing and production departments
  • Monitor the calculated hours;
  • You are involved from A to Z in the construction of an exclusive project and do you attend toolbox meetings and day/week starts.
Candidate Profile
  • Has HBO work and thinking level.
  • Have a background as an architect in yacht building and shipbuilding.
  • Professional technical knowledge and broad knowledge of yacht/shipbuilding, such as knowledge of class and flag state.
  • Have knowledge and experience with 3D software such as Solidworks and Rhinoceros.
  • Masters the Dutch and English language.
Salary and benefits
  • At Vanquish we value your own input and initiative and we offer you development in your role and position! We also offer;
  • A nice modern and clean working environment.
  • Varied work.
  • Work on the most beautiful motor yachts in the world.
  • Working in a friendly and informal team.
  • We offer an excellent salary with ditto employment conditions. Feel free to drop by for a cup of coffee.

If you are ready to take on a new challenge in a fast-growing company, or have specific queries about the position, please send your CV to:


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