Engineer Diver


Marine Solutions is seeking engineer-divers! We have exciting opportunities for structural engineers with commercial or military diving certifications to lead inspection, assessment, and design projects for bridges and waterfront structures located throughout the U.S. and overseas. This position will be an integral part of our bridge and marine engineering services, joining our staff of industry leading bridge and marine engineers supported by a full-service commercial diving program accredited by the Association of Diving Contractors International. Projects will range from small facility inspections or localized repair designs to inspections of large commercial or military ports or major rehabilitation design.

Salary range $95,000 - $165,000. Commensurate with experience.


  • Lead or perform above and below water inspections of bridges and waterfront structures
  • Perform material condition assessments and assign condition ratings
  • Provide engineering consultation and recommendations
  • Conduct engineering computations or analysis in support of structural evaluations
  • Assist with computations of bridge load ratings
  • Assist with designs of repairs
  • Prepare comprehensive engineering documents including technical reports, studies, plans, and specifications
  • Actively promote a safe work culture and uphold company safety standards



  • Bachelor’s degree in civil or structural engineering


  • Master’s degree in civil or structural engineering


  • 4+ Years 


  • Engineer-In-Training certification (or ability to obtain)
  • Citizen of the United States
  • Valid US Driver’s License
  • FHWA-NHI #130055 – Safety Inspection of In-Service Bridges
  • FHWA-NHI #130091 – Underwater Bridge Inspection
  • ACDE accredited commercial or military diving certification


  • Licensed Professional Engineer
  • Licensed Structural Engineer
  • FHWA-NHI #130078 – Fracture Critical Inspection Techniques for Steel Bridges
  • FHWA-NHI #130087 – Ancillary Highway Structures
  • Association of Diving Contractors International Entry Level Tender/Diver certification
  • Association of Diving Contractors International Air Diver certification
  • Transportation Workers Identification Credential (TWIC)
  • Valid US Passport


  • Technical knowledge, experience, and capabilities in structural engineering inspections
  • Entry level or greater commercial diving skills
  • Bridge and/or waterfront structure inspection experience
  • Proficient technical writing skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Communication skills (verbal and written) in the English language
  • Ability to define problems, collect/interpret data, evaluate facts, draw valid conclusions, and effectively communicate findings and results
  • Good organizational skills
  • Highly motivated with a desire to learn and a problem-solving attitude
  • Strong work ethic and commitment to quality


The duties of this position require the employee to regularly sit; stand; walk; use hands, reach with hands and arms, and talk and hear. This position may require the employee to lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required for this position include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. While in the field, the employee may be required to walk in rugged conditions, work in adverse weather conditions, and stand up to eight hours or more at a time. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the required duties of this position.

This position requires maintaining current industry knowledge and expertise through active involvement in professional organizations and/or other activities that may require additional and/or flexible working hours. The ability and availability to readily work overtime and perform duties outside of normal working hours may be required to fulfill the responsibilities of this position. Travel inside and outside of the continental U.S. may be required.

Employee safety and security are critical parts of our company core values. Accountability, positive attitude, proactive communication, continuous improvement, and teamwork promote safe conditions and safe actions. Safety, Health, and Environment are part of our company culture, and adherence and participation are required for all employees.




Health Insurance

Dental Insurance

Vision Insurance

Life Insurance

Accident Insurance

Vacation and Sick Time

Paid Holidays

Relocation Assistance



Full-time position

Overtime may apply

25% or more travel required


All applications must pass a background check and pre-employment drug screen as well as random drug screens throughout employment.


Marine Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other factor protected by federal, state, or local laws.

Nearest Major Market: Newark
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City