Ship Manager


About this role

We’re hiring a Ship Manager for our client, a large Canadian shipbuilder and in-service support provider. This is a permanent, full-time role with relocation services available.


  • 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.



  • 10+ years relevant production management experience in naval ship new construction;
  • Previous experience managing and leading a team of managers, supervisors, and production employees is required;
  • Completion of relevant College Technical/Vocational Training or extensive shipbuilding experience in lieu of post-secondary credentials;
  • Applicants must have strong multi-disciplinary skills and a proven record of managing work in a safe and efficient manner;
  • Excellent Organization skills;
  • Excellent time management skills;
  • Strong understanding of Engineering environments.


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Your consultant, Marieke Bravo is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

Account manager

Marieke Bravo
Brunel Canada - Calgary

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