Port Engineer

Core Group
Newport News, Virginia, United States
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10 + Years Experience

Company: Core Group
Skills: Marine Engineering, Port Operations
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Newport News, Virginia, United States

Why join us?

We are a company that wants to help you in your job search. Core Group Resources is America's leading maritime and offshore recruitment company. Founded by a licensed mariner who has experience in offshore. As a team, we make it our priority to efficiently match great people with the perfect job.


Job Title

Port Engineer



 Newport News, VA


Job Summary:

This job role is responsible for managing technical and maintenance issues on a ship or groups of ships.



  • Oversee the evaluation of the ships and the selection on vendors
  • Ensure the planning on maintenance, repairs, surveys, and upgrades.
  • Determine specifications for emergency repairs and services from contractors
  • Oversee and complete the budgets for daily running cost of the ships
  • Oversee work done at shipyards when docked for repairs
  • Responsible for internal MLL coordination of engineering matters


  • USCG Chief License or equal international standard
  • Experience as supervisor of vessel operations in the maritime industry
  • Have a bachelor's degree, Marine Engineering degree is preferred
  • Have at least 10 years of overall responsibility of 1600+ ton vessels
  • Must be a U.S. citizen able to obtain security clearance