Engineer, Marine / Maritime / Ocean - Entry Level
Continental Tide Defense Systems, Inc.
Virginia Beach, VA

About $47,000 - $64,000 a year

Job Description:Company Overview:
Continental Tide Defense Systems, Inc. (Continental Tide) is an industry leader, providing engineering and industrial services to the U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard, Military Sealift Command, and other DoD organizations. At Continental Tide, we understand that a great company culture is one where employees know their voice is heard, no matter what their title is, and letting them grow in their role as the company does. We want to provide our employees with the opportunity to learn, be challenged and be in a position where they can succeed, develop new skills, and do things they couldn’t do anywhere else. Within our fast-paced and challenging environment, employees at Continental Tide can catapult themselves to the top and we’re looking for “the best at what they do” to join our team and help us grow.

We offer competitive wages, employee benefit options, and a 401(k)-retirement plan with company match. Our Individual Development Plan (IDP) offers training and developmental goals for our employees to continue to grow and become masters of their trade. We are always looking for top-talent and we look forward to new-thinkers and team-players joining our company!

  • Please note due to the anticipated volume of responses, we will contact only those candidates who most closely match our requirements.
Job Overview:
Continental Tide is seeking an entry-level Marine and Ocean Engineers including recent graduates or students anticipating graduation within the next six (6) months to support our Fleet Services Group. The successful candidate will be responsible for installation, troubleshooting, project planning and execution of US military shipboard, marine, mechanical and hydraulic systems and equipment.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Assist Senior Management, Program Managers and Project Leads with both Surface and Submarine Alterations, Repair or Fleet Modernization projects.
Ensure projects and initiatives progress as scheduled and contract specifications are adhered to.
Interface with clients and customers regarding tasking
Perform duties outside of specialty to complete work assignment

Required Experience:Requirements:
Must possess a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited Marine Engineering, Ocean Engineering program
Must have or have the ability to obtain a SECRET clearance
Must have the ability to obtain base access and security credentials
Ability to lift, carry and transport heavy equipment and boxes. The exact weight requirements will be determined by the specific job, but no less than 30 lbs.
Ability to work on and climb ladders, work in extreme temperature environments, aboard ships, in shipyards, under industrial conditions and in confined spaces.
Travel may be required within and outside of the continental United States.
Due to export control regulations, this role is open to U.S. citizens only.

Additional Requirements:
Organizational skills and attention to detail
Strong communication skills
Ability to work independently and in a team environment
Ability to manage and execute multiple assigned tasks
Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Project and Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Willingness and desire to identify, research and solve complex problems beyond current capabilities

From: Continental Tide Defense Systems, Inc.