Engineering department

Italdraghe SpA
San Giovanni in Marignano, IT


Italdraghe SpA, established in the middle of the last century, has gathered decades of experience, becoming one of the best known manufacturers of dredgers, dredging components and marine equipment worldwide.

The key words for Italdraghe have always been quality, reliability, commitment and customer centricity: raw materials are carefully selected, design is conceived to meet customer needs and the company is always committed to keeping the customer at the center of its business.

Italdraghe objectives are to maintain high production standards, to spread the value of Made in Italy quality and to carry out projects of increasing complexity. Italdraghe products are suitable for a wide range of applications and sectors such as maritime, metallurgical, mining, coal, building materials and renewable energy.


The candidate will be responsible for designing and drawing dredgers, dredging components and marine equipment, studying new dredging solutions and supporting in the preparation of estimates. The successful candidate has previous experience in the job at a dredging company, naval or operating in the engineering sector. Specific expertise is required in the technical/economic evaluation for the selection, sizing and management of dredging equipment.


  • Identify the technical characteristics of the mechanical system to be designed
  • Create rough drafts and designs for prototypes
  • Generate 2D and 3D drawings using CAD programs
  • Modify the initial design according to the results of analysis, tests and simulations on prototypes
  • Complete the technical project in detail
  • Create technical sheets and documentation
  • Define the production process of the designed mechanical system or component
  • Follow the product industrialization phases
  • Liaise with engineers, technicians and other professionals to improve the product
  • Develop the project within the predefined schedule and objectives


  • Degree in naval or mechanical engineering
  • Languages: Spoken and written Italian. Knowledge of English and other languages is required.
  • Experience in the sector


  • Intellectual curiosity

  • Proactivity
  • Good communication, interpersonal and team working skills
  • Good management of time and deadlines
  • Good management of information and complex data
  • Good knowledge of design software