Senior Structural and Outfitting Engineer Lead

Location: North Kingstown, RI
Employment Type: Direct Hire
Posted 4 days ago
NSC Staffing is currently hiring a Sr. Structural and Outfitting Engineer Lead who can perform duties as a designer and checker. The candidate must have prior shipyard experience that is fluent in AutoCAD and ShipConstructor. This person is required to have previous design experience and understand the marine industry.

This position is located on-site at a shipyard in R.I.

Come work in beautiful Rhode Island. Are you ready to embark on a career journey in one of America's hidden gems? Rhode Island, the smallest state with the biggest heart, beckons with its unique blend of coastal charm. Enjoy the crisp ocean breeze invigorating your senses every day,


  • Make decisions with minimum oversight.
  • Design/Check hull structure, foundations, inclined and vertical ladders, doors, windows, hatches, and handrails.
  • Check production Packages by traditional Red-Line & Back-fix methods.
  • Ensure Production Packages match functional Design.
  • Ensure all details are based on Good Shipbuilding Practices.
  • Ensure all required BOMs & Reports are included and accurate.
  • Material Take Offs (MTOs).
  • Ensure that all information suits shipyard and fabrication methods and tools.
  • Mentor less experienced engineering personnel.

Skills and Requirements:

  • · 10 Years’ Experience in Shipbuilding (Detailed Design)
  • · Associates Degree in related field or additional 5 years of experience.
  • · 2 Years of Navisworks experience.
  • · Knowledge of ABS and USCG Rules and Regulations.
  • · 5 Years of AutoCad Experience
  • · 3D AutoCAD and/or ShipConstructor experience will be a plus.
  • · Must be proficient at MS Office Applications, especially Excel, Outlook and Word.

Physical Requirements for Essential Functions:

  • Ability to climb stairs, ladders, kneel, squat, walk, sit, or stoop. Full range of motion.
  • Ability to work outside, if necessary, with exposure to outside elements, e.g. heat or cold.
  • Must have correctable vision to 20/40.

Work Demands:

  • Wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), e.g. hardhat, face shield, safety goggles, steel toe safety shoes, respirator as determined by a company Job Hazard analysis.
  • Employees must report all accidents and injuries to supervisors and the Environmental Safety and Health Department.
  • Employees need to work at a pace consistent to meeting company deadlines.
NSC Staffing offers:
  • Competitive pay
  • Non-local rates with per-diem for those who meet non-local qualifications
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401(k)
  • Direct deposit or Global Cash Card
  • Referral bonus
  • Sign On Bonus (*For qualified personnel)
  • Potential Long Term Employment Opportunities (Jobs Available Nationwide)

NSC Staffing is a drug free company. NSC Staffing is an EOE AA/M/F/VHo/D.