Shipbuilding Engineer

Shipbuilding Engineer.

Shipbuilding Engineer



CHF70000 - CHF90000 per year





Do you have experience in professional shipbuilding?

Do you want to join a leading company in ship engineering and building?

Read below to find out more about your potential mission!


The mission:

  • Proposal Development: Generate customized offer documentation based on client requests or tenders.
  • Project Costing: Perform cost calculations for complex shipbuilding projects.
  • Ship Design & Analysis: Develop and maintain key metrics for new ship designs and conversions.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Prepare ship structures, outfitting, and components to meet all applicable regulations.
  • Systems Engineering: Evaluate and pre-design ship systems (equipment, propulsion, etc.).
  • Production Optimization: Assess project-specific construction and production methods, including commercial viability.
  • Project Documentation: Create comprehensive project documentation for the offer phase.
  • Stakeholder Liaison: Facilitate communication between customers, project management, development, production, and suppliers.
  • Technical & Commercial Expertise: Provide technical and commercial clarifications and evaluations with clients, suppliers, and regulatory bodies.


Your profile:

  • Technical proficiency: Solid foundation in mechanical, plant, or shipbuilding engineering.
  • Project expertise: Demonstrated experience in professional shipbuilding or complex plant construction projects (calculations, planning, execution).
  • Data management: Strong IT skills to maintain database-driven calculations and corresponding ERP integrations.
  • Language fluency: Fluent in German and English, with French and/or Italian a bonus.
  • Communication & teamwork: Strong communicator, both written and verbally, with a collaborative and customer-focused approach.


If this advertised position interests you, apply now, or get in touch via as CV's will be immediately reviewed!


Darwin Recruitment AG is a Zurich based, SECO licensed, privately owned subsidiary of Darwin Professional Staffing Group Ltd (a Global IT Recruitment Consultancy).

Darwin Recruitment AG manages client relationships whilst also utilising Darwin Professional Staffing Group databases and networks to source Candidates and fulfil client requests.

We do not ask for a placement fee from Candidates/Employees.

If you wish to contact a specialist regarding this role, or your job search in general, please contact +41 (0)43 456 29 09

James Stares


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