Naval Architecture Designer - Resource Center Schiedam

Req Id:  14983
Job Family:  Engineering - Naval Architecture

Schiedam, NL, 3115JD

SBM Offshore owns and operates the world’s largest fleet of FPSO’s which recently achieved more than 1 million barrels of oil per day. SBM Offshore has five Regional Centers, eleven operational shore bases, joint ventures with several construction yards and an offshore fleet of vessels, with a total staff of approx. 7000 employees.

SBM Schiedam B.V. is one of SBM’s Regional Centers and is involved in the EPC delivery of FPSO’s and FLNG’s.

The discipline Naval Architecture has the task to provide Naval Architectural Engineering and Design to the Group Product Lines (containing of studies, proposals, technology development, Pre-FEED projects, FEED projects and EPCI projects). The typical scope of the discipline Naval Architecture includes loading and stability, accommodation design, deck equipment and lifesaving equipment, support to the shipyard bidding process and SBM procurement, inclining experiments, etc. The discipline Naval Architecture also provides major contribution to the overall design of the floater, especially for new build projects and in the concept phase of projects. Currently we are looking for a Jr. Naval Designer to reinforce the discipline of Naval Architecture.


Department information

The Hull Design Department within SBM Schiedam consists of 3 disciplines:

  • Naval Architecture
  • Structural Hull
  • Marine Systems


Job description

In the role of Jr. Naval Designer, you will be taking the role on projects covering the scope of the discipline Naval Architecture related to preparing 2D (AutoCAD) drawings and making 3D models. You will particularly focus on high-quality and cost-effective SBM’s FPSOs products.


Job requirements

SBM Schiedam is looking for candidates who just received a Dutch MBO level degree or equivalent (i.e. Professional Certification) related to Naval Architecture.


Employment conditions

We offer a well rewarding job, in a motivated team dedicated to the on-time, in budget delivery of our projects. You will be given the opportunity for personal and professional growth by training, learning on the job and coaching.


Furthermore, we offer:

  • Good primary and secondary terms of employment;
  • flexible working hours;
  • Our office is easy to access by car and by public transport.

By the end of 2024 the current SBM Schiedam office will move to Groot Handelsgebouw in the heart of Rotterdam city centre, one of the Netherlands’ largest multi-tenant business buildings. Extensive works will make this space into the perfect location to showcase SBM Offshore’s new Rotterdam presence and identity, with modern office space design and our SBM office branding.