Prospective Engineering Officer Instructor
Newport, RI Position Open Now
Job Type
Full-time, Contract

Prevailance is seeking an experienced, mission-focused professional to support Surface Warfare Schools Command (SWSC) in Newport, RI as a Prospective Engineering Officer Contractor Instructor (PEO CI). This position requires the expertise of a High-Level Surface Ship Engineer. Travel may be required.


Support SWOS and PMS 339 Specialized Engineering by providing instruction, operation, testing, remediation, curriculum support (includes updates and maintenance of curriculum), administration, safety, and management support services for formalized naval training. You will perform training services involving DDG-10000 main propulsion, electrical, auxiliaries, and damage control instruction and remediation. Specifically:

- Teach Senior and Junior Officers Engineering equipment onboard DDG1000 class ships

- Verify and Update course curriculum

- Make and edit exams

- Able to assist in other ship platforms for Junior Officers

- Able to travel to accommodate ship rides to San Diego and Mississippi


The PEO CI shall have the following qualifications:

  • Graduate of the Navy Instructor Training Course (CIN: A-012-0077) (NEC 9502) or equivalent instructor training course
  • Graduate of at least one of the following courses: 
  1. Prospective Engineering Officer Common Core (A-4H-2345) 
  2. Senior Enlisted Propulsion Engineering Course (A-651-0110)
  • Have comprehensive knowledge in the areas of maintaining and operating gas turbine systems and high voltage (4160 Hz) systems

Specific Qualifications:

  • Must be a former Senior Surface Ship (E-7) Gas Turbine Electrical (GSE), OR
  • (E-8 - E-9) GS, or similar rating OR
  • Be either a former Engineer Officer, Main Propulsion Assistant, or Electrical Officer aboard a DDG1000, LHD-8, or LHA-6 class ship

Desired Experience:

  • Master Training Specialist (MTS)
  • Gas Turbine Platform EOOW letter
  • DDG 1000 experience
  • Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certificate
  • Technical experience instructing one or more of the following courses:
  1. Surface Warfare Officer Prospective Engineering Officer DDG 1000 (A-4H-7201)
  2. Surface Warfare Officer Shipride (A-e (A-4H-0503)
  3. Surface Warfare Officer Prospective Engineering Officer Cruiser (A-4H-0013)
  4. Surface Warfare Officer Major Command (A-e (A-4H-0503)


Must be able to obtain and maintain a SECRET security clearance

Prevailance, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, marital status or any other consideration prohibited by law or contract. Prevailance, Inc. participates in E-Verify and is VEVRAA Compliant.

Salary Description
$75,000 - $80,000