Director of Engineering/ Naval Architect

LOCATION: Dania Beach
SALARY RANGE: Based on experience
FULL/PART: Full TimePart Time

Job Description for Director of Engineering/ Naval Architect

Director of Engineering/Naval Architect coordinates activities of multiple shipyard operations to include development of lifting and blocking plans for strap lift operations as required. Responsibilities also include design work related to new building and refit/ repair projects to ensure that the goals and objectives of the project are accomplished within the prescribed time frame and funding parameters and production management on key large projects. Apply intense and diversified knowledge of engineering principles and practices in broad areas of technical responsibilities. The Director of Engineering will perform essential duties and responsibilities individually and/or through coordination with other managers, staff engineers and vendors/consultants.

Qualifications for Director of Engineering/ Naval Architect

Requirements: Master’s degree in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering Have over 10 years related industry experience in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering A U.S. Professional Engineer (P.E.) license in the field of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering is preferred At least 5 years of experience working as field engineer in a shipyard is required Fluency in AUTOCAD™ or similar 2D design software is required, 3D experience a plus At least 5 years of experience in providing production design support to shipyards in new vessel construction, refit, repair, and vessel modification The ideal candidate will have documented experience with IACS Classification Society rules, ABS Class Rules, 33 & 46 CFR, MARPOL, SOLAS, Stability book interpretation and other codes applicable to vessel design and engineering Experience with Microsoft Suite and MS Project a must Strong English language verbal and written skills are required Experience should involve performing the engineering assignments associated with the systems design to ensure proposed designs meet the contract requirements The successful applicants must be able to work in a team environment and be able to communicate well with management peers and superiors as well as trade subordinates

Benefits for Director of Engineering/ Naval Architect

Benefits include paid holidays, paid vacation, health benefits, 401K with company match and company sponsored insurance, such as life insurance.

How to Apply for Director of Engineering/ Naval Architect

Please visit our website https://derecktor.com/careers/ to apply. After you apply, you may follow-up with an e-mail to Erica at enavarro@derecktor.com.

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