Journeyman Marine Mechanical Engineer - Ship Design Team
Washington, DC 
Posted 1 month ago
Position No Longer Available
Position No Longer Available
Job Description
Job Title / Level
Journeyman Marine Mechanical Engineer - Ship Design Team
Clearance Required?
Washington, DC 20020 US (Primary)
% Travel
0 - 10%
Job Description

LOOKING FOR: A mission-driven, journeyman engineer with the ability to obtain asecret clearance to join our AMERICAN SYSTEMS Simulations and Systemsteam as a Journeyman Marine Mechanical Engineer in Washington DC. Candidate will support the United States Coast Guard Ship Design Team at USCG Headquarters.

As a Journeyman Marine MechanicalEngineer you will:

  • Work within the Simulation & Services Division team and provide marine engineering expertise
  • Join a well-established team that gives you the opportunity to grow
  • Maintain your secret clearance
  • Receive robust benefits package that includes Employee Stock Ownership Plan! (ESOP)
  • Be a part of an empowered accountability culture where each employee-owner has a meaningful stake in the future success and growth of the company

A week in the life of a Journeyman Marine Mechanical Engineer:

  • Design, develop, and evaluate the operation of marine vessels, ship machinery, and related equipment, such as power supply and propulsion systems.
  • Review third party design modifications and improvements to mechanical systems
  • Assist with performing design reviews, evaluating constructability, helping resolve technical uses and managing information generated through design and construction phase
  • Assist with marine engineering analysis related to vessels
  • Help team to create graphical representations of structures
  • Inspect equipment or systems
  • Research advanced engineering designs or applications
  • Support in preparation of technical reports for internal use


Founded in 1975, AMERICAN SYSTEMS is one of the largest employee-owned companies in the United States. We are a government services contractor focused on delivering Strategic Solutions to complex national priority programs with 100+ locations worldwide. Our employee-owners are encouraged to make a difference, implement new ideas in a collaborative environment, and focus on mission critical success. Through our focus on quality, strong cultural beliefs and innovation we deliver excellence every day. Join us!

AWARDED "BEST OF THE BEST" by U.S. Veterans Magazine, "BEST FOR VETS" by Military Times, and "TOP 10 MILITARY FRIENDLY EMPLOYER" by We are an official Virginia Values Veterans certified company.


Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Ability to obtain a Secret clearance

At least 3 to 10 yearsof experience in:

  • Mechanical engineering with a focus on marine specific fields (i.e. auxiliary systems, propulsion systems, fluids and hydraulics)
  • Working with Microsoft office suite
  • experience with AutoCAD and other design software
EOE M/F/Disability/Veterans


Position No Longer Available
Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
3 to 10 years
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