SUMMARY Merritt Island Boat Works is a rapidly growing company. We have a passionate team dedicated to building extraordinary 70 to 90 foot Ocean Alexander luxury yachts. We're looking to join forces with like-minded individuals who are a bit of over achievers, willing to roll up their sleeves and join the challenge. Currently we are looking for a talented and experienced Yacht Engineer.
Mechanical Job Duties:
Design and modify mechanical systems in luxury motor yachts.
Think critically with a team to identify/resolve current and future production pitfalls.
Create and edit detailed drawings of component placements, layouts, diagrams, and mechanical systems.
Perform weight studies of models and lead weight reduction initiatives.
Provide detailed bills of materials.
Estimate production timelines and costs.
Write and edit department standards for the design and manufacturing processes.
Work with manufacturing to guarantee that products are being built to standard.
Actively participate in product and process reviews.
Make assessments of current design/manufacturing practices and develop cost effective solutions.
Contribute innovative ideas and thoughts that could give us an edge in the market.
Electrical Job Duties
Ensure that component specifications and requirements comply with industry standards.
Develop solutions to reduce production labor where possible.
Create and edit electrical prints using CAD software.
Check load calculations based on ABYC standards for AD and DC systems.
Ensure correct shore power configurations and generator sizes (120-V, 240-V, 50/60 Hertz).
Approve panel boards for AC electrical systems.
Establish galvanic protection requirements/grounding for AC and DC electrical systems.
Identify battery and charging system requirements for DC systems.
Guide different production areas to ensure consistency in electrical labeling, assembly, and installation.