Manager Engineering Noord-Brabant

IHC Hytech is part of Royal IHC (IHC), the global market leader in the construction of specialized ships for wet mining and dredging activities, and an important player in the field of complex custom-built offshore ships. However, we do not stop there. For every ship, we also develop advanced equipment that is integrated seamlessly. In addition, we offer life-cycle support to our customers, which is available worldwide and for the lifetime of our products. If you look at our customer base, you will find prominent dredging companies, oil and gas conglomerates, offshore contractors and national governments. With offices worldwide, IHC has an international orientation. Today we have 3,000 colleagues working in various locations across The Netherlands and overseas.

As Engineering Manager, you will organise and guide the activities of the Engineering department. You will take responsibility for up to ten highly trained employees, with technical support from senior developers.
You will report directly to the Managing Director, and will assist with creating and translating the business strategy into a departmental strategy, as well as achieving the agreed division goals.

  • focusing on engineering and functional/efficient hyper-friendly customer-oriented solutions
  • expanding on changes made as part of the business and departmental strategy
  • creating a technically innovative and customer-oriented business environment
  • ensuring the working environment is fun, and team cooperation is achieved
  • initiating component, product and system developments
  • supporting the sales team with regards to proposals
  • supporting operations during projects
  • translating product standards and requirements into technical specifications
  • providing structure to the department and employees
  • managing technical construction files
  • translating technical specifications to standard building blocks to build end products
  • providing a systematic product structure throughout the range of products in a segment
  • managing the design change request path
  • participating in committee and regulatory agencies in the industry



Job Requirements

To be eligible for this role, you must have the following:

  • a bachelor’s degree in a relevant subject
  • a hands-on and human-oriented leadership style
  • at least three years experience in leading senior engineers
  • knowledge of engineering processes in a project-based work environment
  • knowledge of offshore diving techniques and hyperbaric equipment
  • excellent organisational skills and a result-oriented approach
  • knowledge of modern engineering processes and methods
  • the ability to follow developments with regard to the relevant regulation and markets
  • an excellent grasp of English, both written and verbal
  • the ability to work with numbers and budgets
  • excellent communication and social skills

Only candidates with valid EU work visa will be considered as viable candidates
an online assessment and screening can be part of the recruitment process.

Contact information

For more information on this position please contact Leo Heuvelman via 06-46313113 or send your resume and motivation to



  • Datum geplaatst: gepost <date>3 weken</date> geleden
  • Regio: Raamsdonkveer
  • Functie: Manager Engineering
  • Uren: 40h / week
  • Salaris: €5000 - 6000


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