Job Demand: High
Average weekly wage: $1,772
Where you could work:
- Marine Companies: Riviera Marine, Maritimo,
Marine Engineers do the following tasks:
- Supervise other engineers and crew members and train them for routine and emergency duties.
- Perform monitoring activities to ensure that ships comply with international regulations and standards for life-saving equipment and pollution preventatives.
- Prepare plans, estimates, design and construction schedules, and contract specifications, including any special provisions.
- Provide technical leadership and project management for marine design and construction.
- Inspect marine construction and evaluate metrics like stability, weight, and hydrostatics.
- Document requirements, instructions, material specifications, and troubleshooting guides.
- Monitor logs, data, and user feedback to identify trends and improve designs.