Maritime Civil Engineer
Location: Houston, TX
Job Type: Full-time
Min Education: BA/BS Undergraduate
Min Experience: 1-2 years
Required Travel: TBD
Date Posted: 05/12/2015
We are seeking a maritime civil engineer for our Houston TX office. The successful candidate will primarily work in LOC’s marine casualties group, carrying out investigations of damages to maritime structures and cargo handling equipment, providing advice regarding repair options and costs, and giving other technical advice and support as necessary to assist our clients in handling and settling the resulting insurance claims.
He / she will also assist our marine warranty survey group, carrying out third party due diligence on the design, planning and execution of marine transportation and construction operations for the installation or removal of offshore oil and gas platforms and subsea facilities.
Reporting to President and Regional Director, and also working closely with other US based personnel and the core civil engineering function based in London, the successful candidate will be self motivated, in good health, capable of effective performance under pressure and possess good communications, negotiating and report writing skills. He / she will be degree qualified and have experience in the design and construction of ports and harbors or other maritime facilities. PE status is considered advantageous but not essential.
The position will involve a mix of office based studies, reviews and engineering work, together with a requirement for short term regional and worldwide travel, often at short notice, to carry out on-site attendances and investigations. From time to time, working over weekends and public holidays will also be necessary.
This is an opportunity to join a fast growing international company with diverse business lines in the maritime, shipping and offshore energy industries, with excellent opportunities for advancement.
Candidates should send their resumes, together with any other information they feel supports their application, to: email@example.com quoting HOU/CIV13