Naval Architect


The candidate shall be capable of working with other professional staff for developing of the designs of Marine/Naval Vessels using professional software, including but not limited to:

  • 3D Modeling of hull
  • 3D structural analysis
  • Development of structural drawings as required by the class
  • Development of Structural and Scantling calculations as required by the class
  • Preparing the weight estimate, trim & stability, and seakeeping reports
  • Power & Speed Analysis
  • Developing Ship Detail Design
  • Developing Production drawings and work packages
  • Preparing designs, specifications, and drawings for modification, and repair to the structure, general arrangements, and outfitting of vessels including machinery, piping, and ventilation system


An ideal candidate for this position will have:

· Bachelor Degree in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering from a reputable well-recognized university.
· Five (5) years of professional experience in the marine engineering or naval architectural field performing vessel structures or systems design, or as a shipyard project inspector.
· Proficiency in the use of the application of Computer Aided Design (CAD) applications, both 2D and 3D. · Fluency in the use of the MS Office Suite including Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.
· Effective writing and talking skills.
· Work with other professional staff as required to accomplish assigned projects.




Site work



Liaises with

  • N/A

Additional requirement

  • U.S. Citizenship

What we Offer

We offer you competitive salary and benefits packages with good career development opportunities. At Swiftships, we recognize the value of every employee. Your ideas can take root among a talented team of successful leaders and high achievers – dedicated to excellence, passionate about results, and committed to impact and growth. You will find great opportunities to grow, advance your knowledge, and acquire and cultivate your skills for a bright and successful future. We are committed to creating a safe work environment where everyone is respected and valued.

Swiftships Brief

Swiftships has been a military and commercial vessel manufacturer since 1969. Swiftships’ delivery to all branches of the U.S. military, commercial/private companies, and 52 foreign countries has established  Swiftships’ recognition as a leader in the shipbuilding industry today. U.S. Navy-approved and ISO-certified Swiftships’ American quality build and innovative designs are the envy of the industry; its unique capabilities are designed to meet real‐world requirements and applications not only to the  United States, but also to countless governments across the globe.   In this role, you will lead a large project design of significant scope and impact. Your ability to work independently with limited direction, communicate effectively with team members in disparate geographic locations, and provide leadership and direction will be keys to your success. You will assist in the management of multiple projects and priorities and participate with operation teams, foremen, and management teams. As a single point of contact between operations and management teams, you will negotiate, resolve problems, and develop relationships at all levels of the organization as well as with outside vendors and contractors.






Morgan City, LA.


Jessica Carrasco
Sam Hasan
Charles Chesteen