Exercise administrative judgment on a continuous basis. Assume responsibility for decisions and their consequences and results impacting the people and quality of service within the department. This position supervises all personnel assigned to the metals and outfitting departments.
Must be an excellent communicator both verbally and in writing. Must provide positive and effective communications with employees, co-workers, suppliers, and vendors.
- 3 to 5 years of supervisory experience
- 5 years plus experience in metal fabrication and production that involved constructing and repairing metal structures.
- Knowledge of regulatory requirements related to industrial welding operations.
- Experience in the maritime or shipbuilding industry preferred.
- 2-year Associate of Science degree in welding required, Bachelor of Science in same or related field desired.
- Certified Welding Inspector or Certified Welding Educator, AWS.
This job routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, etc. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to paints, chemicals, fumes, or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts, and other production operations. The noise level in the work environment and job sites can be loud.
This job operates in the shipyard manufacturing environment. This role routinely uses the personal protective equipment, tools, machinery, and products used in the welding department. The position also requires regular visits to the production floor with climbing of stairs and inspection of items in tight spaces.
The employee is required to sit; climb or balance, and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.