Location Canberra
Job type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Specialisation Design & Architecture
Contact person Richard Mauree
Reference BBBH45928
Call Email Richard

Naval Architect

Permanent Position - ACT

Our client is a well known engineering company specialising in naval architecture and marine engineering. With a well established international presence and an increasing portfolio of Australian clients, our client is now looking to bring in an experienced Naval Architect to join their team in the ACT.

The Role:

  • Formulate safety regulations and damage control rules and approve and certify ship designs to meet statutory and non-statutory requirements.
  • Undertake engineering analysis of activities including design, installation, calculation, life-cycle costing, test & trial activities and equipment selection.
  • Defence naval experience is a must, particularly on large complex naval assets. Experience working with the RN, USN, RCN and the RNZN would be highly regarded.
  • Experience in shipbuilding, marine production and/or project management will be highly regarded.
  • Contribute to management of the proposal process, including costings, as part of the team.
  • Perform technical and complex tasks such as administration of construction and professional services contracts.
  • Provide technical presentations to stakeholders and staff, both verbally and in writing.
  • Able to lead the design and development of engineering changes, feasibility studies and technical investigations.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of relevant standards and regulations and their impact on design.
  • Apply naval architect competence based on relevant experience and knowledge to the delivery of engineering support services.
  • Design change planning and implementation.

The successful candidate must have:

  • A recognised degree in Naval Architecture
  • 10 years minimum relevant experience in the maritime field
  • Minimum NV1 clearance level
  • Australian Citizen
  • Be based in ACT or willing to relocate

If you are interested in this position please contact Richard at Kinexus on 0294927538 for a confidential chat or alternatively please apply online and I will be in touch.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below and attach your resume as a word document. Alternatively, please contact Richard Mauree on 02 9492 7538 quoting the Job Title for this position. #LI-RM
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