• Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #968
  • Salary: $130,000.00

FirstFour Staffing is assisting a top client in the New Orleans area with their need for a Marine Engineer.

This role will lead the electrical integration of new vessel construction and vessel service.

Responsibilities include:

  • Development of marine electrical projects including cost estimates, schedules, and execution plans
  • Implement and analyze electrical power systems design, specify sources and build systems
  • Proposal preparation
  • Provide onsite project support for client customers, all involved with projects
  • Creation of test procedures, preparation of installation instructions, operations manuals, systems and equipment procedures, specs and standards documentation


Successful candidates will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Marine Engineering
  • Minimum of 10 years experience in maritime engineering, servicing marine electrical systems and equipment.
  • Excellent working knowledge of vessel power systems (generation and energy storage systems), distribution gear, electric propulsion, variable speed drives, AC motors, vessel automation, and overall vessel system power design requirements
  • Familiar with maritime regulatory requirements and proficient in marine electrical and classification standards and practices – primary propulsion systems, diesel engines, battery and hybrid systems, and auxiliary loads.
  • Current TWIC card holder or ability to obtain



  • Must be available for overnight travel, and to work occasional nights, and weekends as needed
  • PE License is preferred

This Direct Hire opportunity offers an excellent benefits package and a generous performance bonus plan.

Salary range:
   Registered PE –  $140K to $150K  
   Non- Registered – $110K to $120K

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