Principal Mechanical Marine Engineer

Location Hampshire
Discipline: Green Technology
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Attractive remuneration
Contact name: Yuliia Betskykh

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Job ref: BBBH779_1683023874
Published: about 1 month ago
Expiry date: 02 Jun 2023 00:59

Job Title: Principal Mechanical Marine Engineer

Location: Hampshire

Who are we recruiting for?

Anemoi Marine Technologies have selected Executive Integrity as an exclusive recruitment partner to manage their global recruitment processes. We are proud to represent Anemoi, sharing a mutual purpose towards creating a more sustainable planet. Our goal is to source the most exceptional candidates to drive renewable energy within the global maritime industry.

Company Overview

Anemoi are a global provider of proven wind technology, driving a more sustainable future for the shipping industry by designing and implementing renewable technology that supports the significant reduction of emissions by up to 30%. In recent years they have received significant market interest from key industry players, and we are expecting rapid growth scaling to 50 Rotor Sail installations per year by 2025.

They are constantly striving to deliver more, taking a forward-thinking approach to create a sustainable future for the shipping industry. Anemoi have won numerous industry awards, our latest The Wind Propulsion Innovation Award for developers of innovative technology and ship designs.


  • Take primary responsibility for mechanical design and development of Anemoi's equipment, from concept through to detailed design, testing, and final signoff

  • Specify and drive design improvements for development by the internal engineering team or with external consultants as required, to optimize functionality, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness

  • Work with existing and new manufacturers to supply mechanical equipment in line with designs and specifications, and to the quality and cost required by the company

  • Support the commissioning and operation of the technology on ships

  • Direct the development of operation and maintenance manuals and procedures

  • Direct testing programs to support R&D, design, validation, and troubleshooting

  • Contribute to the development of Anemoi's intellectual property portfolio

  • Supervise and guide engineers working on mechanical design and testing, both within Anemoi and with our consultants and suppliers

  • Problem-solve when required, using structured methodologies e.g. 8D


  • Mechanical design, ideally of industrial machinery for harsh environments within the marine or offshore industry

  • Detailed understanding of engineering mechanics and dynamics

  • Designing with and specifying materials including steels, bronzes, aluminium alloys, engineering polymers, elastomers, coatings, and lubricants

  • Designing with and specifying off-the-shelf and (where necessary) bespoke mechanical components and sensors including seals, plain and rolling bearings, hydraulic cylinders, hydraulic and electrical motors, gears and gearboxes, shafts, bushes, clamps, pins, fasteners, and springs

  • Developing designs optimized for manufacturability, reliability, maintainability, and cost

  • Specifying and overseeing the testing of prototype components and assemblies to demonstrate reliability and improve performance and cost

  • Experience with Excel, MatLab, AutoCAD, and 3D modelling software

  • Experience of using FEA software, specifying appropriate FEA modeling methods and interpreting FEA results for solid (e.g. cast/forged) and welded plate structures

  • Ability to manage specialist multi-disciplinary engineering consultants and suppliers

  • Experience of working with Classification Societies and applying their rules and regulations for designs

  • Experience with condition-based monitoring (CBM) systems would be advantageous


  • Competitive salary

  • Senior role within the company

  • Work with a global leading green technology for the shipping industry

  • Lead a team of Mechanical Engineers

  • Attractive benefits package

Who are we?

Executive Integrity is a global executive search and recruitment consultancy for a more sustainable world with a focus on talent within the Maritime and Renewable Energy sectors. We give a proportion of all their profits to Renewable World, a charity that develops affordable and innovative renewable energy solutions to poverty-stricken communities.

For every placement we make, we plant a tree with the National Trust Foundation.