Marine Engineer / Naval Architect (HVAC/Refrigeration)
Washington, DC 
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Job Description

Status: Full-time/Exempt
Location: Washington, D.C.
US Citizenship: Yes

Security Clearance: USCG Suitability

Position Summary:

BayFirst is seeking an experienced Marine Engineer with knowledge and experience in marine engineering with a focus on heating, cooling, air conditioning and refrigeration who will support a program for the United States Coast Guard (USCG) in Washington, DC.

The candidate will work directly with the United States Coast Guard reviewing third-party design modifications and improvements to mechanical systems and components as they relate to HVAC/refrigeration. The candidate will perform design reviews, evaluate constructability, help resolve technical issues and manage information generated through the design and construction phases of multiple and concurrent projects. The candidate will also design and prepare engineering reports and related documentation, and devises charts and graphs to record results.

Minimum Qualifications / Requirements:

  • Three to five years of experience in the engineering field of competence is required
  • Six years work experience may be substituted for a bachelor's degree. Associate's degree plus four years work experience may be substituted for a bachelor's degree
  • Desired two years of experience involving the development or review of Major Ship System Specifications, CDRLs, SOWs, the development and review of ship feasibility, concept, preliminary, contract, and detail design of shipboard HVAC and refrigeration systems
  • Documented 3 to 5 years of experience primarily involving designing, evaluating, constructing, commissioning, decommissioning, operating, and maintaining heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) and refrigeration systems, ideally in the maritime industry
  • Oversee installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of equipment such as centralized heat, gas, water, and steam systems

Education Required

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Marine Engineering or Naval Architecture from an ABET-accredited university or college.

Application Accommodations:

Thank you for your interest in BayFirst Solutions LLC. If you are unable or limited in your ability to apply online, you can request reasonable accommodations by contacting Human Resources to express interest in a specific position: Phone: (202) 567-2196.

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EEO Statement:

BayFirst Solutions, LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. BayFirst Solutions prohibits discrimination with respect to the hiring or promotion of individuals, conditions of employment, disciplinary and discharge practices, or any other aspect of employment on the basis of sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other protected class.

Versar, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Versar does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by country, regional or local law


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
3 to 5 years
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