Marine Noise & Vibration Control Engineer: Salem, MA

Position Description:

Job Summary
Marine/Mechanical Engineering Noise and Vibration
J&A Enterprises is a small company in Salem, Massachusetts with a world-wide clientele. J&A is specialized in the control of noise and vibration for marine engineering applications: Large Yachts, Workboats, Patrol Craft, Passenger Vessels, Research Ships, etc. J&A is seeking a highly motivated, entry-level engineer with a passion for ships and boats, and with a strong interest in acoustics and vibration.

Entry level, engineer-in-training Marine Engineer/Mechanical Engineer Noise and Vibration
Bachelor's Degree in marine engineering/mechanical engineering/acoustics, or related field, plus 0-2 years related experience. Initial responsibilities include CAD, isolation mounting design, instrumentation management, benchtop lab tests, and data reduction/analysis. Growth to finite element analysis, modal analysis, acoustic prediction, sea trials, and consulting engineering. Familiarity with AutoCAD, MATLAB, mechanical vibrations, and marine engineering systems is essential. Hands-on mechanical aptitude or shipboard experience is a plus. Travel is required. Drivers license required. US Citizenship required due to USN/USCG projects.

Responsibilities and Duties
Job Activities:
Acoustic insulation packages – CAD
FEA on Engine / Gear / Shaft mounting arrangements as well as hull/deck structures
Noise and Vibration testing and analysis
Technical report writing
Various panel testing
Project oversight
In-house IT support

Qualifications and Skills
Job Requirements:
Good knowledge of acoustics, structures, vibrations, fluids, and data analysis (FFT)
Good CAD skills – (3D modeling a plus)
Good communication and verbal skills
Knowledge of MATLAB
FEA experience a plus
Engineering skills related to Naval Architecture or Ocean Engineering
Frequent worldwide travel
Desire to work in and around the marine industry.

11 paid holidays per year
10 vacation days per year; 15 days after five years
Fully paid long and short term disability insurance
Company 401k plan
Health insurance
Dental insurance available
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $50,000.00 - $70,000.00 per year

Contact Information:

Diane Pacheco Office Manager J&A Enterprises, Inc.


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