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Shipyard Project Manager

Job ID: 106615
Location: USA Seattle
Status: Full Time
JobLevel: Mid Career
Company: Lake Union Drydock Company
Contact: Jobs

Job Description

Lake Union Drydock Company, a Seattle shipyard, has an opening for a Shipyard Project Manager. Only candidates with the required experience will be considered for the position. Local candidates or those able to self-relocate are encouraged to apply.

• Plan and coordinate activities of ship repair project to ensure that it is completed within the prescribed time and funding parameters
• Work independently and as part of the production team
• Confers with supervision and project management staff, and project inspectors and suppliers of services and materials, to resolve repair problems, and to improve repair methods of standard vessel maintenance work.
• Maintain effective working relationship with supervisors, craft workers, customers, and other project managers.
• Review employee training needs.
• Maintain production schedules, project budgets, and project expenditures.
• Manage change orders and quality control.
• Oversee product development
• Develop, produce and maintain progress reports
• Set and manage project expectations with union production employees
• Identify and resolve project issues and conflicts
• Other duties as assigned

• Knowledge of principles and practices of marine and/or electrical engineering; marine-related equipment, ship repair and construction techniques; sequencing of ship repair activities; shipyard safety practices; and complex mathematical principles as applied to ship repair/construction activities.
• Strong verbal and written skills.
• Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Suite products and Microsoft Project.
• Work involves visiting work sites both indoors and outdoors at all times of the year.
• Must have eight to ten years of relevant experience in ship construction or repair preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Working knowledge of Federal, State and local marine regulations regarding workplace safety in construction and contracting.
• Ability to work nights and weekends, as required.
• Ability to wear personal protective equipment such as respirators, hard hats, and safety footwear.

Job Profile
• Non-union, non-exempt
• Salary range: $65,000-$90,000, depending upon qualifications
• Benefits offered: Medical, vision, dental, vacation, paid holidays, paid sick leave, 401(k) plan, profit sharing after one year of service, and life insurance

For consideration, please email resume and cover letter to with “Shipyard Project Manager” as the subject. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

Lake Union Drydock Company is an Equal Opportunity Company.
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