Engineer Electrical Power Systems – Schiedam


As an Engineer Electrical Power Systems, you will be responsible for power distribution up to approximately 2500 KW on board luxury yachts. 


At RH Marine, we realise the system integration of electrical and automation systems on board naval vessels, submarines and superyachts. A complex but fascinating field of work full of innovations. Every ship is custom-made for the customer and after christening we remain responsible for maintenance and upgrades. So it remains ‘our baby’ throughout the life cycle.

To expand the engineering department Yachts (now over 50 FTE), we are looking for an Engineer Electrical Power Systems at our head office in Schiedam. You will report directly to the Manager Engineering Yachts.


As an Engineer Electrical Power Systems, you will be responsible for power distribution up to approximately 2500 KW on board luxury yachts. You design LV power distributors, emergency switchboards and lighting distributions based on specifications and discussions with internal and external stakeholders. You take care of the basic design and functional specification of this power plant, applying synchronising devices, load sharing devices, protection devices, transformers, UPS systems, voltage & cos phi regulators, etc. in your designs. You are also responsible for performing AC&DC short-circuit calculations, arc flash calculations, load calculations, cable calculations and strength calculations. Your designs comply with EMC standards, classification societies and applicable standards and regulations. Your daily tasks therefore include:

  • Independently designing the power plant;
  • Supporting designs with various calculations;
  • Ensuring review by inspection bodies such as Lloyd’s and GL/DNV.


For the role of Engineer Electrical Power Systems, we are looking for an experienced, independently working, engineer who enjoys and is experienced in designing large complex electrical power systems. Work experience in engineering marine installations is a plus, affinity with the maritime world and yachts is a must. You work in a structured and precise manner and can work both independently and in a team. Furthermore, we ask:

  • HBO working and thinking level;
  • Experience in working with Eplan P8 and SKM Powertools etc.;
  • Good communication, both written and verbal in Dutch and/or English.


A great company to work for with a rich history and a bright future, with a strong focus on innovation. The collegiality is great; a good atmosphere and cooperation is indispensable to carry out our complex work successfully. No project is the same and every project is special. The end result is always a beautiful sailing ship on which everything works. Work you can be proud of! The terms of employment are as follows:

  • A salary between €2921 and €5830 gross per month, depending on knowledge and experience;
  • 8% holiday pay;
  • 25 holidays and 13 ADV days;
  • A company laptop and smartphone;
  • Flexible working hours and hybrid working;
  • A fixed annual gratuity;
  • A variable profit share;
  • A good pension scheme through PMT.


If you are interested, please apply immediately! Do you have a question? Then send an email to Frank Schram (Recruiter), at or contact us by phone at 06-82048276.