MEYER TURKU OY, family-owned by Meyer Werft, is one of the leading European shipbuilding companies. Turku Shipyard was founded in 1737. The company provides state-of-the-art technology solutions, advanced construction processes and cutting edge innovations for cruise operators and other ship owners. MEYER TURKU specializes in building cruise ships, car-passenger ferries and special vessels. Over the years the shipyard has built more than 1,300 new ships for customers around the world.
Today, MEYER TURKU has around 1,900 employees and is a major employer in Southwest Finland but also throughout the maritime network in Finland.
Meyer Turku is in the process of hiring into a new role a
You will be leading the cruise ship architecture at Meyer Turku Yard. Your key responsibility is to ensure an efficient dialogue between the customers management, architectural teams and Meyer Turku design and engineering. The Lead Architect needs to understand and interpret the customer visions and to combine the vision with the opportunities the shipyard has to offer.
We expect You have a master’s degree in architecture with a proven track record as a respected expert in the field of architecture. You have an already extensive experience of leading large scale architectural design projects. Shipbuilding industry experience is a benefit, but not a requirement for this role. A good balance of a visionary approach combined with solid design system and process knowledge is required.
Meyer Turku can offer You a key position within the shipbuilding industry and the support of a skillful and experienced shipyard team.
For additional enquires You may contact Senior Consultant at Romana Management Ville Valtonen at +358 40 5828 838 on May 23rd 9-10 or May 25th 15-16.
Meyer Turku Oy employs 1,750 persons and specializes in building highly complex, innovative and environmentally friendly cruise ships, car-passenger ferries and special vessels. Together with two sister shipyards in Germany, Meyer Werft in Papenburg and Neptun Werft in Rostock, Meyer Turku is one of the world’s leading cruise ship builders. The successful shipbuilding tradition in Turku has been continuing since 1737. The company is currently building cruise ships for TUI Cruises. The company will also build two cruise ships for Costa Crociere, Carnival Corporation and Royal Caribbean International.
The design and construction of the ships are supported by the subsidiaries of Meyer Turku: Piikkio Works Oy, which is a Cabin Factory in Piikkiö, Shipbuilding Completion Oy, which provides turnkey solutions to public spaces in ships, and ENG´nD Oy, which is an engineering company offering services for shipbuilding and offshore.