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Junior Structural Engineer

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  • Offshore Energy
  • Starter
  • Engineering
  • Papendrecht

How you can make your mark

How you can make your mark
Make your mark as Junior Structural Engineer at Boskalis Offshore Energy’s Global Engineering Department. You come in as soon as our project team has developed a method to execute the project. You provide up to date engineering advice and support before executing with regards to structural integrity of all items used in the project. Also, you assist in the development and improvement of structural engineering working methods, tools and equipment. Most importantly: you can explain what this all means using your solid communication skills and charisma.

Since Boskalis offers a broad diversity in services, this will have a huge impact on your work and ensures a kick-start of your career. You get the opportunity to contribute to various international and 'one of a kind' projects which often get media exposure, such as:

Your responsibilities as Junior Structural Engineer:

  • Prepare reports with design and verification calculations for all structural works within Scope, Budget and Schedule.
  • Develop various concepts for design and advice on the most suitable solution for the problem.
  • You take care of verification of drawings to ensure that these match with engineering performed.
  • Initiate and document good engineering practices, tools and departmental standards.
  • You are first point of contact during construction and fabrication of the designed items.

Your qualities

You can make your mark as Junior Structural Engineer if you have:

  • A Master’s degree in a technical discipline such as Marine, Mechanical, Aerospace or Civil Engineering with some specialization towards structural engineering.
  • Strong conceptual and design skills.
  • Strong communication skills and a good command of written and spoken English (and Dutch).
  • Flexible attitude. After all, our business runs day and night. Also open to go abroad for a short period now and then.
  • Experience with Simcenter FEMAP/ 3D, ANSYS, SACS and Mathcad would be nice.
  • Programming skills in VBA and/ or Python are highly appreciated.

About Boskalis

Working at Boskalis is about creating new horizons and sustainable solutions. In a world where population growth, increase of global trade, demand for (new) energy and climate change are driving forces, we challenge you to make your mark in finding innovative and relevant solutions for complex infrastructural and marine projects. ​

Within a vibrant company culture you will be working as part of a diverse, international team of experts. We offer you the opportunity to realize your full personal potential and expand your professional career by creating new horizons. Together.​

What you can expect

  • Money and more: Besides a competitive salary, you will receive holiday allowance, holiday entitlement of 31 days (based on a full-time contract), a non-contributory pension scheme, collective schemes such as collective health insurance and travel allowance.
  • Career opportunities: We challenge you every day to get better. Together we realize your full personal and professional career by creating development opportunities.
  • The Boskalis campus: Boskalis is located in Papendrecht, where all our disciplines come together on-campus. Covid-19 affects the way we work and therefore we cannot make use of the benefits of our campus. As soon as we can access the campus again, you will discover the benefits.
  • Warm welcome: We warmly welcome our new colleagues, so they feel at home as soon as possible. During your online onboarding program, we give you all the ins and outs of Boskalis!

Extra information

  • Your team: You are part of a team of 16 Structural Engineers managed by a Lead Structural Engineer, in Offshore Energy’s Global Engineering department. You work together with CAD Engineers and Marine Engineers and team-up with Project Engineers. Your clients are all Boskalis Offshore Energy business units, meaning you will rapidly develop your internal network!
  • Where you will work: Due to Covid-19 the rule "working from home unless" is the norm. This means you will carry out your work from home, collaborating via Microsoft Teams. Eventually, depending on the circumstances, you will be able to work from our campus in Papendrecht.
  • Fulltime job: The position of Junior Structural Engineer is a fulltime (40 hours a week) job.
  • Procedure: All you need to do to apply for a job is to complete the online application form and send it to us along with your CV and cover letter. As soon as you have sent your application, you will receive a confirmation email. Depending on the job, we will invite you for two or more interviews via Microsoft Teams. If both sides are happy to proceed after interviews, we will make you an offer to join Boskalis. After successfully completing all the steps in the procedure, we warmly welcome you to our organization.

Want to know more?

  • Your team: You are part of a team of 16 Structural Engineers managed by a Lead Structural Engineer, in Offshore Energy’s Global Engineering department. You work together with CAD Engineers and Marine Engineers and team-up with Project Engineers. Your clients are all Boskalis Offshore Energy business units, meaning you will rapidly develop your internal network!
  • Where you will work: Due to Covid-19 the rule "working from home unless" is the norm. This means you will carry out your work from home, collaborating via Microsoft Teams. Eventually, depending on the circumstances, you will be able to work from our campus in Papendrecht.
  • Fulltime job: The position of Junior Structural Engineer is a fulltime (40 hours a week) job.
  • Procedure: All you need to do to apply for a job is to complete the online application form and send it to us along with your CV and cover letter. As soon as you have sent your application, you will receive a confirmation email. Depending on the job, we will invite you for two or more interviews via Microsoft Teams. If both sides are happy to proceed after interviews, we will make you an offer to join Boskalis. After successfully completing all the steps in the procedure, we warmly welcome you to our organization.

Want to know more?
We are more than happy to answer your questions about the position of Junior Structural Engineer. Please contact Juliette Janssen, Recruiter, via phone number +31 (0)6 50 15 06 22. 

Interested? Please apply before April 21st by filling in your details and by uploading your cover letter and CV on our careers site.

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We don’t accept any unsolicited applications or CVs from recruitment and selection agencies. In general we don’t appreciate acquisition and this also applies to Boskalis colleagues or associated Boskalis companies.

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