Vessel construction manager
Tundra Technical Solutions (for Davie Shipyard) - Halifax, NS

This job posting is no longer available on Indeed. Find similar jobs:Vessel Construction Manager jobs - Tundra Technical Solutions jobs

Jobs are in Lévis, near Quebec City.
We will do Interviews in Halifax on October 18th and 19th 2013.

Davie is more than just Canada’s largest shipbuilder. We provide value-added, specialized products and services where we can leverage our high-capacity fabrication capabilities to provide complex, engineered solutions to meet our clients’ needs. Our capability to provide end-to-end turnkey solutions as well as our strategic location makes Davie the partner of choice for clients across a broad range of industries from offshore oil & gas to defense.

Give support on matters related to technical operations as required.
Follow up on technical matters, planned maintenance and relevant services related to the vessel(s), including dry-docking and surveys.
Work out vessel(s) operation budget in co-operation with shipboard management and follow up on actual costs.
Communicate with manning function regarding vessel(s) crewing.
Communicate with vessel(s) classification societies and other relevant authorities.
Be involved in purchasing of spares and stores for the vessel(s).
Follow up on vessel(s) quality assurance system and audits.
Visit the vessel(s) for inspection at regular intervals.
Follow up on insurance cases in cooperation with insurance claim handler.
Correspond with and report to the vessel(s) owner(s) as stipulated.

Degree in Naval architecture or marine engineering with relevant experience in bulk/tank ships, as surveyor, in shipyard, etc.;
Good physical fitness;
Very good command of the French language (read, spoken and written)
Highly customer oriented;
Ability to manage and self motivate;
Ability to organize work schedule;
Ability to work independently as well as in a team;
Result oriented;
Market and business understanding;
Basic computer knowledge;
Able to meet deadlines through good time management and allocation of priorities;
Good interpersonal skills in order to develop close relationships with shipboard staff and vessel owners.