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McKean Defense is a Naval Life Cycle Management, Engineering, Enterprise Transformation and Program Management business headquartered in Philadelphia, PA. McKean’s engineers, developers, technical staff, programmers, analysts, and program managers identify and deploy new shipboard technologies, integrate information technology across shipboard platforms, and develop strategies to support the Warfighter. McKean’s employees create strategic solutions to help customers reach new levels of mission support and transform their organizations. McKean Defense is employee owned, and values the life experiences of potential candidates, including those who have served our Military. Currently, 38% of McKean’s employee owner workforce are veterans.

McKean Defense Group is seeking candidates with a minimum of 10 years of experience as an Engineering Technician with significant experience in project and program management for various vessel classes such as ships, tugs, cargo and transports. Other responsibilities include: planning and estimating for engineering changes, shipyard alteration oversight, ship alteration package and schedule development, and shipboard equipment installation support.

Required Skills

Must be an independent worker – completes tasks with minimal to no supervision

Ability to read and follow detailed technical drawings

Basic knowledge of the Army LCU 2000 Class

Familiar with CFR’s and commercial specifications for army watercraft

Familiar with Shipyard operations

Effective verbal and written communicator

Familiar with MS Word, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook

Secret Clearance or the ability to obtain a secret clearance required

Required Experience

10 years of waterfront alteration oversight experienced preferred

10 years of alteration Project Management experience preferred

Background in naval planning and estimating

Knowledge of ABS, CFR and USCG rules and regulations

Working knowledge of various military shipboard systems

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.

McKean Defense is an E-Verify company.

Job Location
Houma, Louisiana, United States
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