Port Engineer

Core Group
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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Company: Core Group
Skills: Port Operations, Ships Engineer
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US

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Port Engineer - Philadelphia, PA


Job Summary:


The successful candidate will be responsible for repair, maintenance and operation of assigned vessels. You will manage vessel crews to ensure vessel operations are safe and efficient.



- Ensure vessel compliance to Safety, Quality and Environmental (SQE) Policy

- Supervise maintenance and repair to optimize vessel availability

- Set and monitor operating budgets for the vessel

- Responsible for the management of repair and maintenance for vessels including routine voyage repairs, regulatory surveys, dry docking shipyard events, emergencies, casualties and modifications

- Attend vessels on regularly to make sure crew compliance to SQE program and to verify vessel maintenance.

- Prep dry dock and voyage repair specifications, evaluate shipyard quotations and proposals, supervise dry-dock repair and administer cost control8

- Participate in shipboard and office ISM audits




- Bachelor's degree in marine field, Maritime Academy graduate preferred, or five years equivalent experience required

- United State Coast Guard license preferred

- Must have sailed on US flagged vessels

- Diesel experience required

- Recent tanker experience preferred

- Port Engineer or Technical Superintendent experience preferred

- Must be US Citizen or US Permanent Resident