Project Planner High Speed Craft


You will be responsible for establishing and maintaining integrated project plans (work breakdown structures), in which engineering, procurement, logistics and production will be coordinated in such a way that timely supply for the global production sites of Damen Shipyards is realized. You will manage and control the logistics in the entire shipbuilding process. When necessary you will react and identify problems at their earliest stage. The information required to perform the job, is provided by the Project Managers. With this information you will create and manage the systematic processes needed with input from the line managers from the business.
Tasks & Responsibilities
  • Develop integrated project plans and logistic schedules (work breakdown structures);
  • Manage, maintain and adjust project plans;
  • Analyze and identify bottlenecks in the (overall) planning and develop and propose improvements/solutions;
  • Birds eye view of situations and processes in time, identify problems and react with a systematic approach, taking the consequences in account;
  • Create and maintain various reports.
Your Profile
  • Ability to think and work at an HBO level;
  • Preferably 5 years or more relevant work experience;
  • Strong analytical capabilities and an expert in understanding of processes;
  • Decisive, stress resistant, good communication skills and customer oriented;
  • Affinity with the shipbuilding industry is a plus, but not required;
  • Experience with ERP programs and planning packages as IFS and Primavera;
  • Experience with project plans and work breakdown structures.
  • An assessment and pre-employment screening will be part of the application process.
Department Information
The Project Management is responsible for supervising the construction of new vessels. These new-build projects are divided over five different business units namely: Workboats, High Speed Craft, Offshore and Transport, Cruise and Ropax and Damen Technical Cooperation. The Project Manager works within one of the business unit High Speed Craft clusters and reports to a team leader Project Management. Hierarchically reporting to the Manager Operations.
The Project Management Department works in multidisciplinary teams consisting of Engineers, Material Coordinators, Purchasers and a project planner and is responsible for the completion of the new construction projects, both for single and multiple vessels, mainly built at the business unit yards Damen Shipyards Antalya and Damen Shipyards Singapore. The complete project is being managed through the ERP program, IFS.

Damen Shipyards Gorinchem


Damen Shipyards Gorinchem is the headquarters of the Damen Shipyards Group. Gorinchem still functions as a yard but the main activities involve the daily management of the Damen Shipyards Group. Damen Services and the Offshore & Transport division is also located here.



MVB ID #179738
Plaatsingsdatum vrijdag 8 maart 2019
Locatie Netherlands, The
Dienstverband Voltijd
Opleidingsniveau HBO
Sector Scheepsbouw en -reparatie
Functiecategorie Project Management
Regio Zuid-Holland


Bedrijfsnaam Damen Shipyards Gorinchem
ContactpersoonDhr. Boy Ramirez Verhoeven
Telefoon +31 (0)183 63 9447
Fax +31 183 632189

Postbus 1
4200 AA Gorinchem

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