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We are Seaway7, a diverse group of team players, change makers and leaders in the delivery of fixed offshore wind projects. What we do makes a difference to our planet and the future, by bringing sustainable, renewable energy to the world.

Seaway7 is seeking a CAD Designer to support our CID CAD Design Office on a permanent basis and will consider those seeking full time working. Reporting to the CID Design Lead, the CAD Designer will provide organisation with high quality 2D or 3D drafting of methods, procedures and construction details. This role will be based in the Zoetermeer office in The Netherlands.  Travel may be requried to the office in Leer- Germany on an ad-hoc basis. 

What you will be doing

  • Production of Design Cable Routings, Field Layouts, Installation Storyboards, Shore Pull and Cable Trenching Arrangements, Vessel Deck  Layouts, Seafastening Drawings, Rigging Arrangements, Fabrication Drawings and MTO’s.
  • Preparation of 3D models using AutoCAD 3D and/or Autodesk Inventor.
  • Feasibility checks of installation methods and/or operational procedures.
  • Provide drafting support for tendering and commercial teams.
  • Self-check and registration of drawing files within the file management system.
  • Plan assigned tasks and keep project team informed on progress and any deviations.
  • Provide input to the project lessons learned register.
  • Liaise with those necessary as required for the tasks.

What you will bring to the team

It’s the commitment and enthusiasm of our people that gives us our energy to create change and make an impact for the future. And we want you to bring your personality, skills and experience, powering us to be leaders in fixed offshore wind.

  • Bachelor’s degree Mechanical Engineering and/or Naval Architecture or Secondary Vocational with 3-4 years of relevant experience.
  • Advanced user of AutoCAD and/or Autodesk Inventor.
  • Design experience in the offshore industry.
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written. Good proficiency in English.
  • Builds and maintains positive internal/external business relationships at all levels.
  • Proficient in the use of IT applications, including MS Office Suite.
  • Adaptable and pro-active with structured and methodical approach to tasks, with ability to deliver in a time-sensitive setting.

At times, there may be specific qualifications we’re looking for, but we also recognise the power of transferrable skills, so if you feel you have some of the relevant skills and experience we’re looking for, we want to hear from you.

What we can offer you

We offer the opportunity to create a future to be proud of, for generations to come. Whatever the role, wherever the location, everyone plays a part.

And when we say everyone, we mean everyone. Because we believe that it’s our team spirit that makes us special. Whether we’re getting stuck in, overcoming a challenge, or celebrating a success, we always do it together.

Alongside this, we’re continually creating the environment for you to be at your best – in and outside of work. This includes:

  • Career development – access to a range of learning opportunities, as well as being part of a culture that encourages growth and development.
  • Flexible working – everyone has commitments, responsibilities and passions outside of work. With a range of patterns available including hybrid, part-time or flexitime working, let’s discuss how we make time for what matters to you.
  • A holistic benefits package – we pride ourselves in offering a wide range of benefits that support your financial, emotional, and physical wellbeing.

The next steps

To apply for this role, simply click the ‘Apply’ button found on this page.

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Here are 3 top tips to help you submit an application:

  • Make sure your CV is up-to-date and highlights the transferable skills and experience you can bring to this role.
  • Include a cover letter as part of your application. It’s your chance to tell us why you would be a brilliant addition to our team.
  • Take your time with your application and check there are no errors such as spelling mistakes.

Once you have submitted your application, we will be in touch as soon as possible with next steps.

To find out more about Seaway7, please visit our website.

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