Mechanic (f/m/d)


As an all-round mechanic you will be working in a nice small team of mechanics. You work on one boat until it is delivered. The boats come in airframe and must be completely assembled. The aluminum boats are first prepared for coating. The hull of the boat is the same, but the end result is different every time, hence Special Boats. After assembly you will perform various checks and tests, including on the water. You will do all this in close cooperation with the departments Project Management, Sales, Purchase and Engineering.

Are you not afraid of speed and a wet suit, then we are looking for you!

Your Tasks

  • Assembling new boats
  • Extensive testing of boats including on the water
  • Thinking and working together with Engineering on product and production improvements
  • Developing prototypes
  • Preparing hulls for coating

Your Qualification

  • Technical education MBO level/ Mechanical engineering/ automotive engineering
  • Broad technical interest
  • Able to work in a team as well as independently
  • Enthusiastic, driven by passion, flexible, creative and proactive
  • Experience with electronics, internal combustion engines and/or aluminum processing is desirable
  • Experienced in reading mechanical drawings and E-schemes
  • Good command of Dutch and English in word and writing

We offer

  • A very interesting and challenging full-time job (40 hours per week), preferably starting as soon as possible
  • Chance to be part of the fast-growing PALFINGER MARINE family
  • Ongoing training opportunities
  • Appreciative involvement in a professional team, although room for self-initiative
  • Flexible working hours and work-life balance
  • Voluntary social benefits
  • Competitive salary

We are looking forward to receiving your application. We appreciate applicants utilization of our web recruitment system. Applications sent via email will not be accepted. 

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Dasja Schiff

HR coordinator
Havenstraat 18 | 3115 HD Schiedam | Netherlands


Palfinger Boats B.V.
Pasteurdijk 8 , 3846 BS Harderwijk