Marine Engineer

Full Time posted 4 weeks ago

Job Description



Merit Services is seeking a skilled Marine Engineer to join our client’s dynamic team in Saskatchewan. As a Marine Engineer, your extensive technical knowledge, problem-solving abilities, and familiarity with maritime regulations will be used to guarantee the secure and effective functioning of our marine undertakings. This is an exhilarating chance to actively contribute to the progress of marine engineering and create a beneficial influence on the field of the maritime industry.


  • Intelligently create and construct marine vehicles, offshore structures, and associated systems, while taking into account aspects like stability, efficiency, security, and ecological influence.
  • Perform comprehensive evaluations of the practicality, financial implications, and potential hazards associated with marine engineering initiatives.
  • Smartly review and prepare technical specifications, drawings, and documentation for the construction and modification of marine structures.
  • Supervise the building, setup, and examination of marine machinery and systems, guaranteeing adherence to regulations and standards of excellence.
  • Efficiently oversee the operation of marine machinery and systems, promptly identifying and solving any technical problems that may arise.
  • Carry out thorough reviews and assessments of marine ships and structures to confirm adherence to regulatory guidelines and classification society standards.
  • Work closely with a diverse group of professionals such as naval architects, marine surveyors, and project managers to ensure the smooth implementation of marine engineering projects
  • Keep up-to-date with the latest advancements in technology, industry trends, and maritime regulations in order to introduce and execute inventive strategies.
  • Offer expert assistance and advice to both internal and external parties, such as shipyard employees, contractors, and customers.
  • Ensure that all engineering designs, calculations, and project-related documentation are kept in precise and up-to-date records.


  • A Marine Engineering, Naval Architecture, or a similar field Bachelor’s or Master’s degree is required.
  • Professionals who hold a P. Eng or are qualified to be registered with a professional engineering association.
  • Demonstrated expertise in marine engineering, ship construction, or offshore engineering.
  • Extensive understanding of marine engineering principles, regulations, and industry norms.
  • Proficient usage of engineering software and tools for the purpose of designing, analyzing, and simulating.
  • The ability to understand marine propulsion systems, stability analysis, and marine electrical systems.
  • Outstanding problem-solving and analytical abilities demonstrated through a meticulous focus on even the smallest details.
  • Good communication and people skills, able to collaborate well with teams from different departments.
  • Being capable of handling various projects and completing them within set timeframes in a high-pressure setting.
  • Having prior knowledge of project management principles and practices is highly desirable.


  • Salary is determined based on the competitiveness of the candidate’s experience and qualifications.
  • A thorough package offering health and dental benefit, and A retirement savings plan that includes contributions from the employer.
  • Compensated time-off and individual absence.
  • Prospects for advancing one’s career and acquiring new skills within the organization.
  • A work environment that promotes collaboration and inclusivity.

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