Position Type: Contract to Direct
Title: Structural Designer
Pay Range: Open – Negotiable
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provide design and engineering support of structural and arrangement systems supported by NNSY engineering design codes.
Develop cradle to grave engineering drawings using AUTOCAD 2018.
Drawing must be technically complete and accurate and should be ready for issue with a minimum of Government review.
All drawings shall conform and/or incorporate the IDEA Manual, ISID (Intelligent Ship Installation Drawing), GSO (General Specifications for Overhaul), NSTM (Naval Ship Technical Manuals), SCD (Ship Change Document), weight and moment calculations.
Cognizant system arrangements, pre-fabrication, support interface, supporting, engineering calculations and analysis, shock requirements, damage control, safety and environmental considerations, all technical interfaces including system or component testing requirements, material and specification data.
Cognizant system arrangements, pre-fabrication, support interface, supporting, engineering calculations and analysis (FEA), shock requirements, damage control, safety and environmental considerations, all technical interfaces including system or component testing requirements, material and specification data.
Successful candidates will provide full time engineering drawing development support in the areas of hull/compartment arrangement design, MJ bulkhead design, naval furniture and outfitting design, PID (paint, deck and insulation) development, compartment label plates and also Compartment & Access drawing development.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Surface Ship (CVN 68 or LHD Class) Structural – Candidates shall provide full time engineering support to provide design services for Naval Architecture and Structural Engineering shall be provided.
Particular areas of expertise shall include shock hardening, welding, hull structural systems, decks, structural bulkheads, superstructure, foundations and supportive systems, and ballistic protective systems.
Candidates shall provide full time engineering support to provide design services for antenna/weapons foundations and platforms, masts, personnel safety items such as handrails, safety nets, fall arrest protection, and exterior vertical/accommodation ladders, exterior equipment foundations, mooring fittings, aircraft securing fittings, boat davits, and equipment maintenance pad eyes.
Also provides structural calculations supporting the items above including finite element analysis.
Minimum of four (4) years design experience in the area of surface ship compartment arrangement design, maritime outfitting and furniture design and/or naval paint systems.
A minimum of ten (10) years (Sr level) or four (4) years (Mid) practical design engineering experience, at a professional level, in responsible engineering duties, including the following which may have been gained concurrently.
Minimum of four (4) years progressive design experience (within last seven (7) years) involving design and working plan development for construction, conversion or modernization of U.S. Naval Ships (does not include maritime ship design) in the specialty required technical area.
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Naval Architecture a plus but not required.
Must be a U.S. Citizen.
Requires Active Secret clearance or confidential clearance.
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