Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company: Watch Engineers- USACE Memphis and Vicksburg District Dredge

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock is accepting applications for Watch Engineers: USACE Memphis and Vicksburg District Dredge

A Watch Engineer is responsible for maintaining, servicing, repairing, fabricating, installing and/or removing equipment, engines, motors, hydraulic and electrical systems on a Cutter Suction Dredge. He/she may lift and carry service parts, electric motors, batteries, valves and pumps. He/she will also order parts, interface with crew members, home office personnel, and trouble shoot with outside vendors in the repair of various systems. Engineers are responsible for completing daily engineer logs, keeping maintenance records, and utilizing various computer programs to perform aspects of his/her job. Check and maintain dump scows. May lift, carry, pull or push items weighing up to 75 lbs when making repairs or when handling materials and supplies


  • Able to operate generating engines and associated dredge equipment.
  • 5 years experience in the capacity of Engineer or similar position preferred
  • Capable of learning engineering system associated with dredge equipment.
  • Commitment to work safety and follow all safety policies and procedures.
  • To perform specialized work aboard the Dredge and attendant plant.
  • Complete a pre-employment physical examination, drug screen, and criminal background check.
  • Transportation to and from jobsite.
  • TWIC required

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation is the largest provider of dredging, land reclamation and beach nourishment services in the United States, and the only U.S. dredging company with significant international operations. With the largest and most diverse dredging fleet in the US, Great Lakes serves a wide range of customers including the US Army Corps of Engineers; state, local and foreign governments; and private companies both international and domestic. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Illinois, GLDD has more than 200 pieces of dredging plant located strategically throughout North America and in various locations throughout the world.


Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, disability status, genetic information or any other protected category.

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