Intern­ships & Career Oppor­tu­ni­ties in Naval Archi­tec­ture & Marine Engi­neer­ing in Ship­build­ing & Ship­yard Services


Fin­cantieri Marine Group (FMG) is the United States Divi­sion of Fin­cantieri. With a track record dat­ing back 200 years and a his­tory of build­ing more than 7,000 ships, Fin­cantieri, heir to the great tra­di­tion of Ital­ian ship­build­ing, is one of the largest groups in the world in the design and con­struc­tion of mer­chant and naval ves­sels. The company’s core busi­ness is the con­struc­tion of com­plex ships with high tech­no­log­i­cal con­tent such as cruise ships and large ferries.

More­over, it is the ref­er­ence builder in the naval field pro­vid­ing a wide range of ship types includ­ing sur­face ves­sels (frigates, corvettes, patrol ves­sels etc.) and sub­marines. Fin­cantieri sets out to be a part­ner to ship own­ers and to the defence sec­tor with inno­v­a­tive, tailor-​made prod­ucts backed by a high ser­vice level.

The FMG ship­yards have a dis­tin­guished his­tory of build­ing qual­ity ships. Marinette Marine in Marinette, Wis­con­sin, was founded in 1942 and has built more than 1,500 ves­sels for gov­ern­ment and com­mer­cial clients. Bay Ship­build­ing traces its roots in build­ing Great Lakes ves­sels back to 1918. A new ship­yard, ACE Marine, located in Green­bay, Wis­con­sin, is an all-​aluminum ship­builder and is the builder of the Response Boat Medium for the United States Coast Guard. FMG offers com­plete marine solu­tions with a large and expe­ri­enced naval archi­tec­ture and marine engi­neer­ing staff, and pro­vides cost-​effective answers to com­plex marine trans­porta­tion challenges.

FINCANTIERI Career Opportunities

Fin­cantieri Marine Group US Opportunities

FMG has open­ings for men and women who want to be part of a first-​class ship­build­ing team and offers com­pet­i­tive wages, excel­lent ben­e­fits and ample oppor­tu­ni­ties for advance­ment. Impor­tantly the large back­log ensures long-​term job secu­rity. The posi­tions are adver­tised from time to time.

Fin­cantieri Italy Group Opportunities

  • Intern­ship: Intern­ships are intended for young under­grad­u­ates who wish to write their the­sis in the com­pany or grad­u­ates who meet the fol­low­ing require­ments - Spe­cial­ized or equiv­a­lent degree (pre­vi­ous sys­tem) in engi­neer­ing or eco­nom­ics awarded in the last 12 months; Mark no lower than 100/​110 (or 90/​100); and Age below 28. Intern­ship last a max­i­mum of 6 months and are car­ried out at Fin­cantieri facil­i­ties. Trainees have a com­pany tutor who sup­ports the stu­dent dur­ing the train­ing pro­gram which is drawn up in agree­ment with the University.
  • Col­lege Grad­u­ates & Expe­ri­enced: Fin­cantieri mainly seeks to recruit top grad­u­ates in engi­neer­ing, espe­cially naval, mechan­i­cal, elec­tric, and elec­tronic and man­age­ment engi­neers in addi­tion to grad­u­ates in archi­tec­ture and eco­nom­ics. Direct appli­ca­tions are eval­u­ated on the basis of objec­tive cri­te­ria – qual­i­fi­ca­tions; reg­u­lar course of stud­ies; final grades (from 100/​110 and 90/​100); age; for­eign lan­guages spo­ken; and work expe­ri­ence. Newly grad­u­ated can­di­dates are directed to an Assess­ment Cen­tre where, fol­low­ing indi­vid­ual and group tests, they are assessed in terms of - team work, achieve­ment poten­tial, orga­ni­za­tional skills, inter­per­sonal and com­mu­ni­ca­tion skills.

FINCANTIERI Group Companies

Oriz­zonti Sis­temi Navali S.p.A.

Orizzonti Sistemi Navali

A naval engi­neer­ing com­pany, set up by Fin­cantieri and Fin­mec­ca­nica, work­ing in the design, con­struc­tion and sale of naval ves­sels of high tech­no­log­i­cal content.

Isotta Fras­chini Motori S.p.A.

Isotta Fraschini Motori

Pro­duces high per­for­mance diesel engines, which range from 200 to 2,500 kW, suit­able both for marine and indus­trial applications.

Fin­cantieri Marine Sys­tems North Amer­ica Inc

Fincantieri Marine Systems North America

Sells marine sys­tems and com­po­nents (Indus­trial Tur­bines) to the North Amer­i­can mar­ket, as well as Isotta Fras­chini engines; it also pro­vides post sales services.



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