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Project Engineer

Category:
Project Engineering / Project Management
Employment type
Full Time
Experience
Engineer
Skills

Interislander has been creating New Zealand's most remembered journeys since 1962, with over 36 million people travelling on our ships between the North and South Islands during the past 53 years. Interislander is not just a Cook Strait ferry service but an iconic New Zealand experience for domestic and international travellers alike.

We are currently looking for a Project Engineer to join the Interislander team. This role will report directly to the Engineering Manager and will be responsible for planning and implementing all ship based project work. You will develop and plan dry dock/ wet dock specifications, assist ship staff with coordinating repairs and upgrades, review fuel and energy saving opportunities and maintain and update ship asset management plans.

We are looking for someone who ideally:

  • Has Marine experience at sea or from a Naval Architecture or Engineering background
  • Is able to build and maintain relationships with both internal and external stakeholders
  • Is computer savvy with experience in Ships Maintenance and Project Management software along with AutoCad
  • Has some experience in Ship Design including layout and budget estimation
  • Was involved with ship construction and conversion projects
  • Familiar with IMO, SOLAS, MARPOL conventions
  • Are fluent in English and have excellent communication skills
Description

This role is an excellent opportunity for a ship based engineer looking to move into a shore based role where there is scope for career progression within the Engineering department of the Iconic Interislander organisation or for a skilled Project Engineer to develop their career further. You will learn new and develop existing skills that will assist you to analyse and find solutions to complex engineering issues whilst also maintaining the ships ability to sail in accordance with fleet schedules.

KiwiRail and Interislander is a great place to work. You’ll be entitled to five weeks annual leave, have access to discounted travel, insurance and other benefits, along with training and study assistance programmes.

We’re company that is going places - why don’t you join us?

Apply Instructions

Applications close Friday, 24 November 2017.

Apply online at https://careers.kiwirail.co.nz/jobdetails?ajid=Gp3q9  

Kiwirail | Interislander

Kiwirail | Interislander

Interislander has been creating New Zealand's most remembered journeys since 1962, with over 36 million people travelling on our ships between the North and South Islands during the past 53 years. Interislander is not just a Cook Strait ferry service but an iconic New Zealand experience for domestic and international travellers alike. 

Founded in 1962

Headquarters

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia