Structural Engineer

TotalTek Engineering

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Client Overview:
Our client is renowned for designing and building custom yachts that embrace meaningful innovations, seamlessly integrate state-of-the-art technology and incorporate exquisite craftsmanship that reflects their customer’s style.

TotalTek is a Technology Company focused on managed services specializing Engineering and IT solutions.  We are a minority owned company with onshore and offshore capabilities that originated in northeast Wisconsin. Our workforce solutions and customized delivery in Project Outsourcing, Managed Resource Program and Staff Augmentation have expanded our capabilities to better serve companies in these niche industries. Our core value is Improving Lives for Clients and Consultants alike and is why we believe TotalTek is a simple solution to your complex Engineering and IT problems.

Position Summary:
The Marine-Structural Engineer positions primary responsibility for all structural calculations and design, including construction drawings, class submittal documentation, material specification, and yard support beginning with the proposal phase though launch. Reporting directly to the Director of Engineering, position brief includes active responsibility for designing structural foundations, lifts, blocking plans (specifications and deliverable CAD drawings), validate structural models, build strategy, and conduct checks. Position also requires open minded collaborative skills to work with other engineering disciplines Project Engineers/Lead Designers in a professional environment


  • Works Create and develop 2D deliverables
  • Develop 3D model of systems and components within core competency
  • Solve technical issues under the guidance of the department supervision
  • Plan, estimate, schedule and monitor assigned work
  • Track and report progress to commitments
  • Oversee the work status of assigned resources
  • Facilitate communications of issues and solutions within assigned department
  • Prepare, check and issue professional quality deliverables
  • Interpret contract requirements
  • Develop contract change documents to support the project needs
  • Abide by and enforce all organizational policies and procedures.
  • May be required to lead or participate in product improvement projects
  • Working knowledge of CAD platforms including AutoCAD (2-D and 3-D) and Rhinoceros.
  • Basic working knowledge of ShipConstructor software used to create the 3-D structural model for all vessels.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in marine engineering or Naval Architecture
  • Hull design and evaluation
  • Structural Detailing knowledge
  • First Principal Structural Calculation knowledge
  • Aluminum and Steel Structural Experience
  • Lofting and NC Nesting Experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in design requirements of Motor Yachts in the 50-to-200-foot range
  • Shipyard new construction, repair, and refit experience
  • Marine Mechanical Systems is a plus
  • ABS and MCA working knowledge
  • First Principal Structural Calculation knowledge
  • Experience with weight monitoring processes is a plus

All Qualified Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.  Qualified Applicants are United States Citizens or Permanent Residents (Green Card Holders) who have the legal right to work in the United States without sponsorship and meet the Minimum Qualifications listed above.



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