Structural Superintendent

Nov 05 2018
Job Description
Structural Superintendent (Honolulu, HI)
 

 



Essential job Duties &Responsibilities:
  • Works closely with the Project Manager(s) to ensure timely and cost-efficient completion of projects and/or jobs.
  • Establishes safe working environment and enforces established safety policies as outlined by company policy OSHA, HIOSH, state and federal laws, and EPA.
  • Estimates, calculates, and forecasts labor costs and manpower needs for projects.
  • Determines workforce staffing to maximize efficiency and beat project.
  • estimations and deadlines using approved methods, techniques and tools to provide project managers with accurate estimates for bid proposals. 
  • Prepares various forms and reports for review.
  • Communicates with internal and external customers, contractors, and subcontractors to build and maintain solid relationships.
  • Leads and develops Assistant Superintendent, foreman, lead man, and production team members.
  • Advises PM on status of all assigned projects, potential obstacles and delays and plans to minimize impact and beat project goals.
  • Leads and develops the structural department team.
  • Handle various administrative duties such as report writing, performance reviews, responding to email, interviews candidates, and form completion.
  • Manages team members on use of equipment and/or tools.
  • Estimates time, manpower, and materials required for assigned jobs.
  • Evaluates team member performance and correct as necessary.
  • Complies with requirements of the CBA.
  • Assesses team member skills and provide necessary training opportunities as required to enhance or address deficiencies.
 
Working Conditions/Job Environment:
This position requires working outside in the elements with the following characteristics:
  • A requirement for initial certification and re-certification (every five years) is verification from a licensed physician or physician assistant that the applicant is physically fit and free of debilitating illness and injury that could inhibit the individual from effectively performing the duties of a Structural Superintendent. Among the criteria that the licensed physician or physician assistant will assess are (but not limited to):
  • Work in extreme temperature (heat and cold) for extended periods exceeding one hour.
  • Safely move about on slippery, sloping, uneven and unstable surfaces.
  • Safely enter, move about within and egress cargo tanks, cargo holds and other confined spaces that may involve maneuvering over 6 ft (1.8 m) ship framing; climbing up and down 30 ft (9.1 m) vertical ladders and 80ft (24.3 m) stairways.
  • Safely move between spaces and into/out of compartments on marine vessels that can involve stepping over a door threshold or coaming of 24 inches (61 cm) in height; moving through restricted openings or man holes of 24 inches by 24 inches (61 cm X 61 cm), crouching (lowering height by bending knees); kneeling (placing knees on ground); and stooping (lowering height by bending at the waist).
  • Manipulate mechanical devices using manual and digital dexterity, and strength to open and close watertight doors that may weigh up to 55 pounds (25 kg).
  • Perform visual inspections and surveys that can involve the use of hand tools such as spanners, valve wrenches, hammers, screwdrivers, pliers.

Supervisory Responsibilities:
  • Supervises
  • Responsible for the managing, mentoring and review of performance on a regular basis

Education/Training Requirements:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent work experience is required.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and sketches
  • SMAW, GMAW, FCAW, GTAW experience is required.
  • Experience with US Navy Ship repair/NAVSEA regulation is required.
  • AWS certification, ABS/NAVSEA certifications is preferred
  • Associates degree in Industrial Trades/Applied Science is preferred
  • Proficient with Word and Excel
  • Must be flexible in work hours
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in shipyard heavy industry is required
  • Extensive knowledge of ship repair processes.
  • Knowledge of managing Federal Contracts
  • Ability to organize and prioritize to meet deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Interpersonal skills, good attitude, and exceptional work ethic
  • Work requires establishing priorities and meeting deadlines.

Work Authorization/Security Clearance:
  • Must be a U.S. citizen and able to obtain DBIDS and TWIC card
  • Valid State of Hawaii drivers’ license in good standing, class 3 or higher

 

Department: Production
This is a management position
This is a full time position