Floatel International is a group of companies within the Offshore Oil and Gas Industry that owns and operates a fleet of five of the world’s most modern Semi-Submersible Accommodation vessels. Our fleet is designed and built to meet current and future global requirements in the Offshore Energy sector. Floatel International was established in 2006 and our management office is located in Gothenburg.


We are now looking to employ a Naval Architect that knows Stability and Hydrodynamics of offshore Semi-Submersible DP vessels to our office in Gothenburg. Experience from structural analysis is also essential as that will be within the role.


As our Naval Architect you will work direct or indirect with all vessels in the fleet. You will be responsible for the areas Hydrodynamics, Stability, Mooring and Structure and as such be involved in, or lead, various smaller or larger projects and analysis tasks that fall within the discipline. The role often requires sourcing and coordinating of external resources such as consultancy companies, subcontractors and shipyards. Travel, also offshore, will be required.


As your position will be located in Gothenburg but the vessels and companies operates in a truly international environment it is required that you have excellent command of written and spoken English and Swedish.

You will be part of our Technical Department and report to the Technical Manager.


Qualifications :

  • M.Sc in Naval Architecture or equivalent with extensive knowledge in stability and hydrodynamics of semi submersibles
  • Experience from yard as well as design and operation is a merit
  • You should be able to work independently as well as cross-functionally in teams in a constantly changing environment
  • You must speak and write fluently in English and Swedish.


More information:

We offer a role with a lot of responsibilities in an international and challenging environment in new and modern office in the center of Gothenburg.


Type of employment: Permanent (fulltime).


Commencement date: soonest and as per agreement


We will review applicants continuously so please send your CV and cover letter to us as soon as possible and latest August 5.


For questions about the position, please contact Technical Manager Mats Abrahamsson tel: +46 (0)31 352 07 89 or questions about the recruitment process please contact HR Onshore Manager Sandra Palmgren tel: +46 (0)31 352 07 15.


Please also refer to our website www.floatel.se for more information and to apply for the position.