Dare to discover the best years of your life

Start or continue your career at Damen Shipyards

We share our 66215 best years

Internship / Graduation Project – Services

Back to the search results

Quick Facts


Being active in the maritime industry demands continuous vessel reliability. Should you face an out of service situation, it is reassuring to know that 24/7 global support is available. Therefore we have our Services department. Damen Services' mission is to support the sales organization of Damen in selling vessels by providing additional value in the form of services.

Your task will be: mapping the vessel options within a product group (Tugs), to create a portfolio for Service to be able to reduce the response time towards customers. The portfolio will serve as a menu for the customers with an approximation of the costs, time and adaptions needed to build in the system in their vessel.

Apply now

Tasks & Responsibilities 

  • Gather data from the product group regarding the upgrading possibilities;
  • Investigate the implications per upgrade possibility regarding:
    • Engineering
    • Costs
    • Planning
    • Subcontractors
  • Discuss the options with the Area Service Manager and Maintenance Execution;
  • Build the portfolio.


The right student is:

  • a Bachelor or Master student Maritime Technology, Mechanical Engineering or Project Management;
  • Pro-active;
  • Structured;
  • Enthusiastic;
  • Having basic knowledge of ships.

Company information

Damen Shipyards Gorinchem, headquarters of the Damen Shipyards Group, is a well-known leading international shipyard. Damen Shipyards Group operates more than 32 shipyards, repair yards and related companies worldwide with a total turnover of 1.7 billion Euro. At Damen Shipyards Gorinchem we design and build a wide range of products including tugs, workboats, naval and patrol vessels, high speed craft, dredgers, vessels for the offshore industry, ferries, pontoons and cargo vessels. Damen delivers more than 180 vessels each year. In fact, we have built more than 6,000 ships since 1969. Our clients include contractors, oil companies, port authorities, offshore companies and maritime service providers.

Apply now

Lisa Weggemans contact photo


Lisa Weggemans


+31 183 65 4935

Open application

Damen Corporate Video

Damen Shipyards Group operates 40 ship- and repair yards, employing 8,000 people worldwide