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Senior Naval Architect / Structural Engineer (M/F/D)

Hamburg, Germany

ABL Germany is seeking to recruit a Naval Architect / Structural Engineer with generalist knowledge and experience of marine transportation & installation operations.

The successful applicant will be a part of our growing team in Hamburg and work in a strong collaboration with other ABL group offices worldwide. The role will mainly consist of undertaking a varied range of tasks for Marine Warranty Survey (MWS) and Engineering Consultancy (EC) projects mainly in the Shipping and Renewables sectors covering vessel surveys as well as load-out, transportation and installation of project components.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Review technical documents (lifting, seafastening etc.) to ensure that T&I projects are planned and executed in accordance with industry rules and standards.
  • Carry out independent engineering calculations when necessary
  • Ensure that the project is delivered in accordance with the client contract requirements and timely invoicing
  • Conduct attendances worldwide for project meetings and marine operations (onshore / offshore)
  • Collaborate with other disciplines and members of the ABL Group regarding operational and specialist matters.
  • Be keen in developing new business initiatives as well as take part in preparation of technical and commercial proposals
  • Carry out any other job-related duties as required

Role Requirements:

  • Degree qualified in Naval Architecture, Structural, Civil or Mechanical Engineering
  • 5-8 years of experience and relevant track record for marine transportation and offshore installation projects.
  • Possessing up to date knowledge of Loadout, Installation and Transportation methods, Codes of Practice, Rules and Guidelines.
  • Enthusiastic team player with a “can do” approach willing to take part in the growth of the company
  • Experience of managing project budgets and schedule is preferable.
  • Able to effectively cope with the workload through planning, prioritizing and efficient delegation of work.
  • Excellent communication skills, being able to develop relationships with existing and potential clients
  • Technical and commercial understanding with ability to structure marine projects and satisfy different stakeholders
  • Flexibility, willingness to travel and readiness for onshore / offshore assignments at short notice locally and globally for periods of time
  • Able to produce quality technical reports
  • Fluent in English. German language skills would be advantage and desired

Candidates must be legally authorised to work in Germany.

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    Please note that due to the large volume of applications, we will only respond to those selected for interview.

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