Maritime Engineer

Job Title
Maritime Engineer
Job ID
Vancouver,  WA 98661
Other Location
Maritime Engineer
Vancouver, WA

@Orchard LLC has an immediate opening for a Maritime Engineer to act as the Contracting Officer’s Technical Representative for a United States Coast Guard program’s drydock facility in Vancouver, WA. The period of performance is 6 months.

  • Oversight of the work includes in the Scope of Work; this includes weekly site visits at a minimum.
  • The COTR’s duties include providing technical direction and guidance as necessary with respect to the performance of work under the contract.
  • The COTR is responsible for bringing to the attention of the Contracting Officer and the program/requiring office for which the work is being performed, any significant deficiencies with respect to contractor performance or other actions which might jeopardize contract performance.
  • The COTR will be responsible for Monitoring Performance, Monitoring Costs, Changes to The Contract, Visits, and Meetings with the Contractor, Inspection of Contract Items, and Contract File Content & Maintenance.

Experience and Skillset Required:
  • Previous experience as a COTR for a government project of similar size and scope.
  • Experience repairing vessels of the age and type as the TV Ironwood.
  • Experience with marine engine and propulsion systems, hydraulics systems, electrical systems, onboard sewage treatment systems, air handler systems, and, hull repair.
  • Experience with the USCG’s 5-year haul-out requirements per the Code of Federal Regulations (46CFR 176).

If your experiences and interest align with this exciting opportunity, we would like to hear from you. Apply today!
Established in 2010, @Orchard (formerly Talent Orchard) has an exceptional reputation, providing staffing solutions to time-sensitive, talent scarcity issues to deliver better talent management ROI. Our specialty lies in the critical area of program talent acquisition and resource management, not in one narrow skillset, but across many areas of technical and functional delivery. To learn more about our other exciting opportunities, visit our Jobs Page at

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