shipbuilding jobs in Canada

Project Manager

Ref No. EMP436718
Location Halifax, Canada
Job type Permanent
Job Status Now Interviewing


I have an opportunity in scenic Halifax, Nova Scotia, developing the next generation of ships for the Canadian Coast Guard and Navy. In brand new facilities, they are the most exciting shipbuilding project in Canada for over 35 years.


5+ years in a Project Manager role, working in an engineering environment.

The Job

As the Project Manager for the CSC (Canadian Surface Combatant), you will be interacting between the Canadian Government and the Royal Canadian CSC staff to ensure the successful performance of contract tasks. Areas of knowledge and experience are required in, but not limited to:

  • EVM experience.
  • Planning, managing and reporting on budgets.
  • Risk management.


  • Post-Secondary education in an Engineering discipline.
  • PMP accreditation is an asset.
  • Experience in the shipbuild/naval sector would be an advantage.

Why Halifax:

  • Lifestyle - great outdoors lifestyle. Snowboarding/skiing in the winter, surfing, and hikes in the summer.
  • Accommodation - affordable, spacious and beautifully appointed.
  • Social - a big city with small town vibe
  • Education - fantastic facilities to choose from and one of Canada's top universities
  • Connections - only 2 hours by plane to New York, 6 hours by plane to the UK.

About me:

4 ½ years working in defence recruitment, specifically for the past 2 years I have specialised in international recruitment helping people and their families transform their lives and take the leap to move permanently to a new country. For more information, my contact details are:


T: +44 1489 898 245


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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