Naval Architect - Offshore Oil & Gas Industry

Job Details

Location: Houston, TX

Job Type: Full Time

Min Education: Bachelor’s degree in Marine Engineering/Naval Architecture

Min Experience: 3 years

Required Travel: US and overseas travel time approximately 25%

Date Posted: 07/22/2014




Allison currently has an opening for a naval architect to support the company’s growing offshore oil and gas and marine markets. Working directly with international customers and suppliers, primary responsibilities will include the development of specifications and technical proposals for hull oriented monitoring and control systems for offshore drilling and production platforms. This position will also be involved in the execution of projects from initial system design through manufacturing, testing, installation and commissioning. This engineering position offers a competitive salary, bonus structure and benefit package, as well as the opportunity advancement.



  • Work with customers during new project FEED studies to define equipment requirements and specifications
  • Work with suppliers to develop specifications and technical proposals
  • Conduct project oriented technical presentations
  • Liaison between customers and suppliers during project execution





  • Bachelor’s degree in Marine Engineering/Naval Architecture
  • Disciplined self-starter with good organizational skills
  • Excellent people skills; enjoys working directly with customers and suppliers
  • Interest in advancement to management position
  • US and overseas travel time approximately 25%



  • A minimum of 3 years of experience
  • Offshore oil and gas or related industry experience is required
  • Familiarity with instrumentation/monitoring systems for marine applications a plus
About Allison Instrumentation Group, Inc.:

Allison is a US Distributor and Field Services provider. Focusing on marine applications, the company supplies a broad selection of monitoring systems, instrumentation, marine hardware and on-site technical services to the offshore oil and gas and marine industries. Matching our customers requirements with our suppliers capabilities, the company has an established reputation working with leading oil and gas companies, engineering firms, shipyards and equipment manufacturers on major projects in the US, West Africa, Brazil, the Caribbean and Indonesia. For additional information on our company please see our website

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