Metal Shark is Hiring!

Metal Shark is an equal opportunity employer with two facilities located on the Louisiana Gulf Coast. We offer excellent working conditions, health insurance, 401K plan with match, and more. Metal Shark is now hiring and is currently seeking qualified candidates for multiple positions, which are posted below. You’ll find contact information for our Human Resources Department at the bottom of this page

Currently Available Positions

Manufacturing Positions

We are currently seeking qualified applicants to fill the following positions:

Jeanerette, LA:

  • Aluminum Welders & X-Ray Welders

Franklin, LA:

In addition to the above, we are seeking qualified candidates to fill various administrative, engineering, supervisory, and managerial positions below:

Naval Architect

Typical duties and responsibilities include leading a small design team and/or working as a member or a larger design team, preparation and/or review of drawing packages (design, production, systems, etc.) and parts specifications, and applying naval architecture principles to develop General Arrangements, 3D hull forms, weight estimates, stability calculations, and performance assessments.  Click to download full job description.

Structural Designer

Typical duties and responsibilities include developing complex 3D ship structural models, creating 2D structural part and construction assembly drawings for production, developing 2D and 3D system arrangements, populating nesting software with developed parts, supporting Production Engineering by modifying 2D drawings and 3D models with any changes that may occur throughout vessel construction, and providing final structural and systems weight to engineers upon modeling completion. Click to download full job description.

Customer Service Representative

Typical duties and responsibilities include vetting customer inquiry calls and emails, handling customer warranty calls/emails/government website, locating and vetting contractors to repair boats in the U.S. and abroad, assisting in boat part inquiries, and clerical duties. Click to download a full job description.

Project Engineer 

Metal Shark is a fast growing company and is expanding its Engineering Department. We are looking for an experienced Project Engineer to become a part of Engineering’s management team. The Project Engineer will report directly to Metal Shark’s Senior Manager of Engineering. He or she will be responsible for up to 3 vessel designs at a time. Vessel designs can and will vary greatly, from a 40’ high speed interceptor to a 150’ passenger ferry, for example. Click to Download Full Job Description.

Production Engineer

Metal Shark is a fast growing company and is expanding its Engineering Department. As such, we are opening a Production Engineering group within the department to develop this new discipline. The Production Engineer will report directly to Metal Shark’s Senior Manager of Engineering. He or she will be responsible for collaborating with Engineering, Planning and Production Management to develop build strategies to ensure an efficient build. Download Full Job Description.

 

Contacting the Human Resources Department

Before contacting our HR department, please download, print, and complete Metal Shark’s questionnaire. Click Here to Download Job Interest Questionnaire.

Submit the application and any questions to:  careers@metalsharkboats.com or fax to 337-364-0337.