Mar 08, 2019

Mechanical Manager

  • Grand Bahama Shipyard Limited
  • Freeport, The Bahamas
Full Time Manager Shipping

Job Description

A vacancy exists within the Mechanical Department for a MECHANICAL MANAGER who will report directly to the Production Manager.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

Responsible for all technical, commercial and production control aspects of the Mechanical Department and its activities within the Company including:

  • Labour management and budget control
  • Labour resource planning for future contracts
  • Plant and equipment management
  • Material management

Qualifications & Skill Required:

  • An Engineering background with at least City and Guilds Certificate or equivalent
  • A minimum of 5 years' production management experience in shipbuilding or related heavy industry, including experience running a team of supervisors
  • Fully conversant in the techniques required for production/resource planning and departmental budget/cost control including fluency in computer applications
  • Good problem solving techniques within a marine engineering environment
  • Experience with ship repair standards, class requirements and procedures for repairs worldwide are mandatory
  • Strong leadership qualities and interpersonal skills enabling the successful candidate to motivate those working with him/her
  • Computer literacy and good interpersonal skills are mandatory