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Ship Manager

Ref No. EMP356406
Location Halifax, Canada
Job type Permanent
Job Status Now Interviewing


Our Client is a globally recognised shipbuilding company based on the East Coast of Canada and are responsible for the construction and delivery of the new fleet of ships for the Royal Canadian Navy.


Experience within production management in a naval new ship construction environment

The Job

The successful candidate will have the following responsibilities and qualifications:


  • Management and technical analysis of production, test, and integration processes
  • Identify and evaluate shipyard production metrics and contribute to developing technical solutions for production engineering and design challenges
  • Provide technical and managerial oversight on board ship by monitoring production processes
  • Constantly review allocation of resources and materials to ensure optimal utilization in order to meet schedule and budget requirements
  • Weekly status updates on ships progress and direct communication with workforce to meet project schedule
  • Ensure compliance with all Company Environmental, Health and Safety policies and identify and suggest changes to promote safety awareness
  • Ensure strict adherence to Company quality procedures and policies

Requirements, Knowledge & Skills

  • Proven relevant production management experience in naval ship new construction
  • Completion of relevant College Technical/Vocational Training
  • Or extensive shipbuilding experience in lieu of post-secondary credentials.
  • Applicants should have strong multi-disciplinary skills and a proven record of managing work in a safe and efficient manner.

All successful applicants must meet requirements for Canadian Controlled Goods Program (CGP), Canadian Government Security clearance, and U.S. International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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