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Ready Reserve Force Port Engineer

Vessel Operations
Employment type
Full Time
  •  Shall be US citizen capable of gaining a security clearance.
  • At least five (5) years’ experience in the commercial maritime industry in either a shore side or shipboard engineering role with Chief/First Assistant Engineer experience.
  • Experience must demonstrate the ability to effectively manage and negotiate complex projects such as vessel machinery overhauls and repairs.
  • Practical knowledge of mechanical engineering and naval architecture principles and practices.
  • Familiarity with marine/mechanical, electrical, and structural engineering disciplines.
  • Competency in shipyard work specification writing and work package development.
  • A combination of education and experience that provides an equivalent level of knowledge of ship operations and maintenance management.
  • Use of Nautical Systems Software NS5 and its separate dry dock module.
  • Familiar with the use of Office 365.
  • Familiar with the use of Excel spreadsheets.
  • Familiar with directing and interfacing with vender repair personnel, reviewing/analyzing/ responding to repair generated Condition Reports.
  • A member of the MEBA union in good standing or willing to become a member.

Patriot is seeking a qualified candidate for a Port Engineer for the MARAD ”Cape V” vessels located in Vidor, TX.  The position requires regular on-site attendance 3-5 days a week and emergency attendance as required. The Port Engineer is responsible for the inspection, routine maintenance, maintenance and repair planning and troubleshooting of the vessel’s systems.

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Please apply to the following link: https://patriotships.