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Job title: Project Manager – Ship Repair

Company: J.D. Irving

Job description: Located at 3099 Barrington Street in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, B3K 5M7, and 35 Micmac Boulevard, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada, B3A 4Y8, Irving Shipbuilding is proud to be Canada’s National Shipbuilder. Over the next 30 years, our shipbuilders will construct 20+ modern patrol ships and surface combatants for the Royal Canadian Navy as part of the largest defence procurement project in Canadian history.We have built more than 80% of Canada’s current combatant fleet and continue to perform maintenance and modernization work on these vessels. We are committed to building the best ships, with the best workforce in the best facilities. By joining our team of more than 2,300 shipbuilders, you can enjoy a dynamic, diverse, and family-friendly career with a company dedicated to your success, learning, health, wellness, and safety.At Irving Shipbuilding, we’re making history – why not make it with us? Learn more about careers at Irving Shipbuilding: .Irving Shipbuilding Inc. is seeking a Project Manager. This role will be primarily responsible for performance management in-line with the four pillars of scope, schedule, cost and risk. They will also be accountable to improve and validate Ship Repair plans, processes and policies needed to deliver repair projects. Results driven, they will be expected to interface with all internal and external stakeholders to manage change and deliver projects on time and on budget. They will execute goals and objectives within an annual operating plan, commensurate with the Stratum 2 role.This is a permanent full-time role based in Halifax Regional Municipality, Nova Scotia. The primary language of work is English. We encourage applications from qualified African Nova Scotians, racially visible persons, women (applying for non-traditional positions), persons with disabilities, Aboriginal persons and persons of the 2SLGBTQ+ community. ISI encourages applicants to self-identify in the cover letter/resume portion of your application. Irving Shipbuilding Inc. is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment where all employees feel supported and valued. ISI is committed to working towards a barrier-free workplace and to expanding the accessibility of the workplace to persons with disabilities. Candidates who require accommodation during the selection process are invited to contact .Qualifications:

  • Education:
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering or related technical field or equivalent.
  • Formal Project Management qualification preferred.
  • Lean certification an asset.
  • Experience: 5+ years of experience in project management or maintenance/asset management, preferably on complex marine/naval Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul.
  • Experience in Maintenance Management and Asset Management preferred.
  • Program Delivery Knowledge regarding Budget Management, Risk Management, Stakeholder Engagement, Change Management, Project Management, Reporting and Metrics.
  • Strong understanding of equipment operating lifecycles.
  • Strong problem-solving skills with demonstrated systems thinking approach to resolving issues.
  • Both written and verbal communication skills with an ability to actively listen and adapt communication style to various audiences.
  • Negotiation Skills essential when dealing with multi-organizational programs.
  • Able to provide constructive feedback and coaching to team members and peers.
  • Ability to lead through influence and persuasion across various internal and external groups/departments.

All successful applicants must meet requirements for Canadian Controlled Goods Program (CGP), Canadian Government Security clearance, and U.S. International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).Key Responsibilities:

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  • Manage performance of the Repair Projects by leading regular stakeholder reviews (scope, cost, schedule, risk).
  • Ensures customer expectations are aligned and executed and manage external communication and reporting at manager level or equivalent.
  • Manages internal critical project communications.
  • Accountable for Ship Repair business objectives.
  • Change Management: Interfaces with the enterprise to manage change that impacts project performance.
  • Identify, develop, and implement a robust Project Delivery Performance governance structure.

What We Offer:
Irving Shipbuilding is proud to offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including but not limited to:

  • A flexible medical, dental, and vision plan.
  • Employee & Family Assistance Programs.
  • RRSP matching program.
  • Health & Wellness reimbursements.
  • Opportunities to take part in job related training and development.
  • Growth and progression opportunities within Irving Shipbuilding and the larger network of the JD Irving group of companies.
  • Relocation costs (if eligible).

Please be advised that some positions within our business have been designated as ‘Safety Sensitive’ where the employee holding the position has a heightened responsibility for his/her own safety or the safety of others due to the nature of the job. If this is the case, you will be informed in the interview process.For further details, please contact Talent Acquisition at .To Apply for this Career Opportunity:
Please complete the online application form. An up-to-date resume of past experience and education is required.All applications will be reviewed by one of our recruiters. If the recruiter sees a potential opportunity (current or future) that matches your skills and experience, you will be contacted to discuss your qualifications for a position with Irving Shipbuilding.We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.To learn more about our products and services, click .Irving Shipbuilding Inc. is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.We do not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.Additional Information

  • Posting Date: Jun 19, 2024

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Job date: Fri, 21 Jun 2024 06:33:58 GMT