Dredging Field Engineer 3
Weeks Marine Inc.
Covington, KY

About $50,000 - $70,000 a year

Job Description

A Field Engineer 3 learns the duties of the Field Engineer position under supervision of the Project Engineer.

Essential Job Functions

Train to increase scope of knowledge, skills and understanding of Hydrographic surveying and reporting requirements
Train to provide dredge with accurate surveys and vessel guidance to ensure accurate production measurements and correct location of channel, as per contract
Train to provide hydrographic surveys required for project monitoring and payment quantities
Responsible for the care of and timely shipments of repair of all hydro survey equipment
Maintain accurate documentation of survey activities
Develop understanding of survey activities
Provide daily support of dredge procurement requirements
Assist in the generation of daily reports and assembly and maintenance of proper job records
Provide support in the maintenance of vehicle and equipment assigned to project
Follows company and work site safety policies/procedures and commits to an “Incident and Injury Free” work environment


0-6 months of experience in marine related field preferred
Associate's degree or relevant expereince is required
Degree can substitute for experience as follows: Related Associate’s degree = 2 years; a Bachelor’s degree = 2 years, Related Bachelor's degree = 4 years
Computer proficient in Microsoft Office
Ability to work 84 hour work week
Ability to live aboard vessel for full rotation
Ability to work 19 days on, 9 days off, revised as necessary
This position requires fluent use of the verbal and written English language

Required Certifications or Licenses

Driver’s license with clean driving record
TWIC - Transportation Worker Identification Credential

Physical Requirements

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

Additional Duties

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.