Applications closed!

We have found our shorecrew enigneer.

Thank you for your interest in Team Brunel! We have found our shorecrew, so all applications are closed. 

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Your career opportunity


Become a shorecrew engineer in the Volvo Ocean Race 

Brunel’s huge variety of jobs will fast forward your career. You could be working at a class leading international pharma company one year. For a real estate developer in an emerging market the next. And your first job could be as a shore crew engineer on the Volvo Ocean Race. Are you up for the challenge of a career with Brunel? 

Do you have what it takes?

The Volvo Ocean Race is the toughest sailing competition in the world. As an engineer for Team Brunel, you will travel to 12 destinations over 9 months. From Cape Town to Auckland you will be the beacon of Team Brunel. Bouwe Bekking and his team will depend on you. You’ll be in charge of keeping the Brunel boat in the excellent condition needed to win the biggest yacht race in the world.
As a member of the Team Brunel shore crew, you will work with the best sailors and best technical pros in the world. Of course, it won’t all be glitz and glamour. You’ll also have to do your share of scrubbing the deck. You will work hard, get dirty and meet ambitious, inspiring people all over the world. With the ultimate reward: a once-in-a-lifetime experience – and an amazing engineering project on your resume. 

  • A talented engineer with a degree in Marine, Mechanical, Civil or Electrical Engineering
  • Available to travel the world for 9 months starting now/August
  • Over 18 and holder of a driver’s license 

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