About the job

Mechanical Engineer

To further strengthen our team, Saltwater is looking for a mechanical engineer to support the design and engineering works that are to be completed. The mechanical engineer has a wide range of tasks and is responsible for the completion and/or modification of various maritime systems onboard a vessel. Or can develop custom-designed tools for a subsea-, or the offshore wind market either at our-, or client’s office.

Our philosophy of “Everything is Possible” also reflects the way we do our work. Furthermore, our organizational structures are very open, allowing plenty of room for our engineers to “grow”.

Saltwater HR employee

HR & Administration

Marleen Holster

Containership at sea

What sets us apart?

About Saltwater

Saltwater provides customized engineering solutions for the naval and offshore industry. Our highly skilled and experienced team of engineers offers a broad range of services, allowing clients to scale their engineering capacity. Our key to success lies in putting your needs at center stage. In 2020, we have taken a shift in leadership. This shift has provided a much-needed momentum to change course and to accelerate growth.


  • BSc in Mechanical & Structural Engineering
  • 2-4 years of relevant working experience (preferably in the maritime sector)
  • Working experience with
    AutoCAD, Inventor, MS Office
  • Good language skills in
    Dutch and English

What we provide

  • Friendly work environment
  • Competitive salary and good benefits
  • 39-hour workweek
  • Educational opportunities
  • Challenging projects
  • 25 vacation days per year and an additional 6.5 ADV

What we expect

  • Flexibility
  • Open-minded
  • Relevant Experience
  • Team player

Be part of the team

Apply for this job

Please send your CV and letter of motivation to careers@saltwater.nl or contact us at +31 (0)78 205 15 00, or use the application form below.

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