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Structural Design Engineer

Aalst, Belgium

Our position as world player is the result of our technical innovative knowhow and the most modern dredging fleet in the world. Jan De Nul Group is continually investing in its fleet. The ship construction department is involved from the preliminary design onwards. The fleet managers are responsible for maintenance and equipment of the actual fleet. Every project is different and every single time the optimal configuration is determined. And if it doesn’t exist, we make it ourselves!

Your tasks and responsibilities are:

  • Design of components and steel structures for ships and offshore structures in 2D & 3D from initial design to production drawings

  • Strength calculation and reports of steel structures by both hand calculation and Finite Element Analysis

  • Consultation with internal departments to determine design constraints

  • 2D & 3D drawings of steel constructions and mechanical parts

  • Follow-up of production drawings and offer technical support to CAD designers

  • Feasibility studies


You have a master’s degree in Industrial Engineering Electro Mechanics / Industrial Design or a bachelor’s degree in Electro Mechanics with a couple of years relevant work experience.

You have experience with 2D & 3D design as well as experience with Finite Element Analysis and the technical knowledge for supporting hand calculations. Experience with marine design, ship structures or offshore structures is an advantage, along with knowledge of PTC Creo Elements, PTC Windchill and Ansys Mechanical.

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