Mechanical Engineer


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Job Mechanical Engineer
Location Goes
Discipline Engineering
Education MBO senior secondary vocational education
Position Permanent position
In Short

Is technology management your passion, and do you want to be part of the technology innovator? Then you just might be our new Mechanical Engineer!

  1. Open
  2. Interviews scheduled (applications are still possible)
  3. Second round of interviews (check with the recruitment team if applications are still possible)
  4. Final interviews (applications are not possible anymore)
  5. Vacancy filled (applications are not possible anymore)
  1. Vacancy available
  2. Interviews scheduled
  3. Second round of interviews
  4. Final interviews
  5. Vacancy filled
Your job

As a Mechanical Engineer at IHC Fundex, your work will involve 2D technical drawing and dimensioning production orders. This includes detailing (pile-driving) machines and their component parts using 3D overview drawings. As a Mechanical Engineer, you will receive your assignments from the Chief Engineer. Your tasks are largely carried out in accordance with the rules and guidelines issued by the Chief Engineer. Your responsibilities will also include:

•    drawing and designing machine parts 
•    making strength calculations for these parts
•    making detailed drawings for production purposes, including parts lists
•    putting together construction files and manuals
•    checking dimensions in practice in the event of problems.

Your profile

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

•    the ability to work and think at the level of senior secondary vocational education, plus (MBO+)/higher professional education (HBO – preferably WTB)
•    a flexible, creative and systematic approach
•    some knowledge of welding techniques and metal-working methods
•    demonstrable experience in mechanical engineering
•    energetic and driven nature, and excellent communication skills
•    excellent communication skills in English and Dutch, both spoken and written
•    knowledge of MS Office
•    knowledge of, and experience with, 2D/3D drawing software (preferably Solid Edge)

Please note, that this position is based in Goes. Only candidates living within reasonable travelling distance and with valid EU work visa will be considered as viable candidates. An online assessment and screening can be part of the recruitment process.

Our offer

Royal IHC offer you a challenging full time job within a successful and dynamic company with a reputation for being a worldwide leader in technological innovation. In addition, we offer you a competitive salary, professional development opportunities, travel allowance, profit share, pension allowance, training courses and at least 40 days of leave per year.

Our organisation

As a Mechanical Engineer, you will work at IHC IQIP. The organisation was set up in 2015 from a merger of the IHC FUNDEX Equipment, IHC Hydrohammer, IHC Handling Systems and IHC Sea Steel business units. With a total of over 200 years of combined experience and expertise, IHC IQIP designs, builds and supplies fully integrated, innovative solutions for onshore and offshore installations, foundations and dismantling. This meets the needs of customers in the civil construction, offshore wind and offshore oil and gas markets.

IHC IQIP 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. For more information about IHC please check:


Are you interested in the position of Mechanical Engineer and do you recognise yourself in the job description? Please respond directly through our website: or by using the apply button.

For more information about Royal IHC, the vacancy and the application process, please visit or call the Staffing department on +31 (0)78-691 09 84

Royal IHC does not approve of commercial, contractor and/or agency acquisition or commercial use of this advertisement. Proposing candidates without invitation is not appreciated and will not be considered by IHC.


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