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Marine Structures Engineer (All Levels)

  • Location: Rosyth, KY11 2AR
  • Salary: Competitive Dependent on Experience
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Defence
  • Contact: Tim Millbank
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Duration: Initially 12 Months
  • Start Date: 2022-06-27
  • Expiry Date: 27 August 2022
  • Job Ref: 1041719
NRL are looking to recruit Marine Structures Engineers from all levels to be considered for a contract role with a client of ours.

The role is initially on a 12-month contract and will be based in Rosyth.

About the role:

The role is within the complex shipbuilding programme, developing designs through concept and early stage design as well as supporting the bidding process. The role is for a Marine Structures Engineer (Naval Architect), which will require: -
  • Determination of global loads (Still Water Bending Moment, Wave Bending Moment and Shear Forces) from classification societies’ rules and regulations
  • Determination of local loads from classification societies’ rules and regulations
  • Determination of scantlings (including midship section and other critical sections) from classification societies’ rules and regulations
  • Determination of hull girder strength from classification societies’ rules and regulations
  • Design and substantiation of Category A and B equipment seatings and foundations to meet military and commercial requirements
  • Preparation and approval of specifications, technical reports and substantiation calculations
  • Leadership of design teams and liaison with production teams, classification society representatives and other stakeholders (including supporting design reviews)
  • Lead the development of innovative design solutions and processes
  • Lead the implementation of health, safety and environmental requirements
  • Lead the maintenance and improvement in quantity standards of outputs
What you will need:
  • Ideally degree qualified but HND/HNC level qualification in naval architecture or marine engineering
  • Be a member of a relevant institution (e.g. RINA, IMarEst etc.) and hold Chartered engineer status
  • Either already UK Security cleared or able for achieve UK SC clearance
What’s in it for you:
  • Industry competitive rates
  • Opportunity to work with an industry leader