MARITIME EQUIPMENT MANAGER requried by our Client, an International Construction company, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Norfolk, Virginia.
Reporting to: Equipment Manager
You will design, develop, and take responsibility for the installation of ship machinery and related equipment including propulsion machines and power supply systems.
Supervise other engineers and crew members and train them for routine and emergency duties
Perform monitoring activities to ensure that ships comply with international regulations and standards for life-saving equipment and pollution preventatives
Prepare plans, estimates, design and construction schedules, and contract specifications, including any special provisions
Check, test, and maintain automatic controls and alarm systems
Evaluate operation of marine equipment during acceptance testing and shakedown cruise
Produce General Arrangement Drawings of anticipated marine fleet equipment including, crawler cranes on barges, ringer cranes on barges, and various marine facility support structures including floating docks
Generate and coordinate marine concepts drawings with outside engineering firms to develop designs for marine equipment and facilities
Coordinate maritime regulatory processes including: Barge stability analysis, ABS and Load-lineinspections and dockings, VGA reporting, and other maritime requirements as necessary with various agencies
Oversee barge/crane outfitting and marine facility installations to ensure the design criterial is met from an engineering aspect
Develop, implement, supervise and document an equipment maintenance program for over 50 floating assets including tugboats, cranes, winch systems, and other marine equipment
Produce comparisons and provide oversight of procurement for various marine equipment and related marine items
Engineer concept designs of barge fleeting systems including anchor systems and self-elevating spud systems
EXPERIENCE / QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical/Civil Engineering or Naval Architecture
Minimum 5 years of experience in Marine related Engineering work
Efficiency in AutoCAD, Excel, BlueBeam, and other related engineering software
Prefer a candidate with U.S. East Coast maritime experience/contacts and local marine familiarity
Administration and Management — Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resources modeling, leadership technique, production methods, and coordination of people and resources
English, Spanish, & French Language — Knowledge of the structure and content of the English, Spanish, & French language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar
mposition, and grammar.