Measuring & Diagnostics Engineer

Job description

As Measuring & Diagnostics (M&D) Engineer, you will be responsible for carrying out measurement campaigns onboard our newly built and existing vessels for our customers. The purpose of these campaigns is, for example, to determine the performance of a system or to troubleshoot a problem. Typical measurements include a combination of the dredge production system, vibration and noise, and shaft power measurements. You will be responsible for the successful execution of a campaign, from early contact with the internal or external customer, through to the preparation and execution of the measurements onboard, as well as analysis and reporting. The M&D team offers interesting technical challenges and works closely with the Condition Monitoring team.

To be eligible for the vacancy of Measuring & Diagnostics Engineer, you must have:

  • previous experience as an engineer with a secondary (MBO) level of education or a starting engineer with a higher vocational level of education (HBO) in mechanical engineering, marine engineering or another relevant technical discipline
  • affinity for diagnostics, measurements and the analysis of (mechanical) issues and maritime equipment
  • hands-on approach with excellent problem-solving skills
  • ability to work onboard vessels, as well as in our offices
  • service-minded, proactive, creative and flexible attitude
  • strong verbal and written communication skills in English
  • ability to work in Kinderdijk, The Netherlands as well to travel abroad on a regular base
  • interest in condition monitoring and the desire to be trained in this area.

Please note, an online assessment and screening will form part of the recruitment process. Only applicants with a residential EU work visa will be considered as viable candidates.

Terms of employment
Royal IHC offers you as Measuring & Diagnostics Engineer a challenging 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.

Contact information
Are you interested in the position of Measuring & Diagnostics 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)88-015 4444.

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.


Company description

As Measuring & Diagnostics Engineer, you will work at IHC Services, based in Kinderdijk. IHC Services is the global market leader in the construction of tools at sea and an important player in the field of complex custom-built offshore and dredging ships and equipment. IHC Services' core mission is to be the preferred supplier for all services relating to the offshore, dredging and mining industry. From the head office in The Netherlands and with employees working from sites and offices on a global basis, we're able to ensure a local presence and support for customers on every continent. We offer 24/7 Service worldwide and services typically include Repair, Rental, Renovation, Condition Based Services, Feasibility studies, Life Cycle Engineering, Parts & Logistics and Training & Consultancy. With our commitment to technological innovation, in which sustainability and safety are key, we strive to continuously meet the specific needs of each customer in a rapidly evolving world.

Vacancy details

DJ ID #182242
Date Updated Friday 26 July 2019
Location Kinderdijk
Employment Type Full-time
Education level Middle
Sector Dredging
Function category Engineering
Region Western Europe

Contact details

Reference a2w57000000tEBxAAM
Company name IHC
ContactMr. Sander Morijn
Telephone +31 78 6910984

Postbus 1
2960 AA Kinderdijk

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