The Port Engineer manages all maintenance, repairs, and modifications for assigned equipment. Ensures assigned personnel and equipment compliance with regulatory agencies and company policies. Requires 24/7 accessibility.
Essential Job Functions
Establish and implement preventative and routine maintenance procedures
Prepare and submit maintenance and capital budgets for assigned equipment
Prepare specifications, scheduling and management of shipyard periods
Familiar with and ability to interpret and apply USCG and ABS rules and regulations
Supervision of all maintenance personnel (including vessel personnel when in port)
Approve/generate requisitions for spare parts and vendor services.
Maintain spare parts inventories
Approve/generate work orders, change orders and AFEs (Authorization for Expenditure)
Frequent equipment and jobsite visits and inspection
Ensure compliance of company policies
Perform other duties as assigned
Supervisory Responsibilities: Yes
5+ years of experience in related field
Associate degree or higher in a marine or engineering discipline preferred
Technical understanding of construction and maintenance of marine vessels
Ability to read and understand technical drawings
Proficient skills in standard office Microsoft software packages
3+ years Supervisory experience
Ability to work flexible schedule with additional hours as needed
Ability to travel extensively
This position requires fluent use of the verbal and written English language and understand hand signals
Required Certifications or Licenses
Must be willing to take a pre-employment physical
Must be able to tolerate rough seas, vibrations, heat, harsh weather conditions, confined spaces, and high noise levels
Work will frequently require individuals to push, pull, bend, or stand for long periods of time, and climb ladders that have capacity limits of 300 lbs.
Must be able to lift or carry miscellaneous equipment, supplies, and parts, up to 50 lbs. unassisted
This Job Description does not cover all of the required duties, activities, functions and responsibilities of the position, any of which may change at any time according to the sole and absolute discretion of Weeks Marine, Inc., with or without notice.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Weeks Marine, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits unlawful discrimination, hostility, harassment, and retaliation.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.