Smarter, safer and cleaner ships

MARIN is an independent knowledge institute performing research for the maritime and offshore industries, and government. We help to find solutions from design to operation for the maritime sector. We do this together with a broad innovation and research network. We use the latest computational facilities, full scale measurements and simulators. Our team of specialists push boundaries every day to create smarter, safer and cleaner ships and to contribute to a sustainable use of the sea.


Working at MARIN means enjoying a high degree of independence. We will listen to and facilitate your ideas and encourage you to contribute to developing and applying our knowledge. As a MARIN team member, you will keep track of the latest advances in our field – many of which we create ourselves. We are always moving forward as an organisation, and ask the same of you. Of course we also focus on your personal development as member of our team. You will play a key role in liaising with our clients and within major networks. Your goals, knowledge and expertise determine our success in the market. We discuss your personal contribution in our review cycle. We will also support you in your personal growth through various training courses.

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We have an open and informal culture, where responsibilities are divided across all levels of the organisation so as to encourage personal initiative and development. We believe collaboration and sharing our expertise are essential to our knowledge-intensive organisation.


Positions available at MARIN include Measurement Technician, Project Engineer, Project Manager, Software Engineer and Instrumentation Engineer. Do you want to be part of our team working on innovative projects? Already have a technical or maritime background? Looking for an internationally oriented organisation? For an overview of our current vacancies, visit Or contact our HR department to discuss your possibilities or ask questions.

We are happy to share our hydrodynamic and nautical knowledge. We do this for the general public with our open days, for students with the annual design and sailing competition and for Technasia students who test their own wind turbines at MARIN.


MARIN provides students at vocational colleges and universities with the opportunity to acquire work experience and/or work on their final-year project. They are closely supervised by our specialists, who are known for their high level of expertise. Are you looking for an internship or would you like to carry out your final-year project in a challenging environment, please click here.


MARIN, afdeling HR, Haagsteeg 2, 6708 PM Wageningen

T 0317 49 32 95

E [email protected]



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"Better Ships, Blue Oceans!"


Afdeling HR
Haagsteeg 2
6708 PM Wageningen
T: +317 493 295 



Number of employees: 370

Sectors: inland shipping, maritime services, dredging, energy, oil & gas, yacht building, offshore, training & education, ship building- & repair

Preferred educational level: intermediate vocational degree, higher vocational degree, university

Field of study: technical, nautical

Career level: student, intern, starter, young professional, professional

Open vacancies: For an accurate overview, please visit our website: