Craft Positions - All facilities currently have Shipyard Craft Positions available.
Director of Estimating - BS degree or equivalent training or work experience plus 10 years of experience as a Marine Estimator preferred. Considerable knowledge in all phases of construction. Comprehensive knowledge of practices and procedures for developing, preparing and forecasting cost estimates. Ability to work from blueprints and specifications. Ability to communicate cost savings methods of utilizing labor and materials for proposed projects. Ability to analyze and interpret contracts, specifications and regulatory requirements.
Marine Estimator - BS degree or equivalent training and work experience plus a minimum of 3 years experience as a Material and Marine Estimator. Must possess knowledge of marine construction. Comprehensive knowledge of practices and procedures for developing, preparing and forecasting cost estimates. Ability to work from blueprints and specifications, as well as, applying ways to cut cost and identify methods of saving cost by utilizing labor and materials for proposed projects.
3D Structural/Hull FDN Modeler Designer - Five (5+) plus years Ship Constructor Structural/Hull foundation design experience, plus strong AutoCAD skills. Prefer marine experience on commercial vessels. Structural/Hull aptitude and system knowledge required. Familiar with regulatory body requirements. Good knowledge and experience of design principles and drafting techniques. Knowledge of shipbuilding manufacturing processes.
Dock Master - Must be a certified Dry Dock Master with 5 to 10 years experience to operate and manage its floating dry dock. Responsible for the technical work in docking, rigging, hauling and undocking vessels, tugs, and barges, as well as, maintaining the integrity of the dry dock. Must be experienced in vessel docking plans and arrangements, alignment, and setting of docking support blocks. Considerable knowledge and experience in vessel structure, stress points, load factors, cradle positioning and dock support blocking. Must have knowledge in stability calculations and docking plan development. Familiar with ballast control console operation, tank level control monitoring and trim/heel transfer. Knowledge of environmental regulations, as well as, USCG regulations and safety requirements. Ensures safe operation of dry dock and safety deck margins are maintained. Able to plan, organize, manage and communicate well with others. Overall knowledge of ships is essential.
Program Manager - Considerable knowledge in all phases of vessel fabrication. Considerable knowledge of contract administration and regulatory policies and practices. Considerable knowledge of company policies, procedures and practices or the ability to acquire it quickly. Ability to establish and meet goals and to lead and function on a team effectively with all employee levels. New build experience i.e. Tugs, ATBs, Barges, United States Government experience a plus
VT Halter Marine is an EOE/AAP Employer.
From Conception and Design to Blueprint and Blue Waters, VT Halter Marine strives to maintain a balanced work life experience for each of its family members. "The greatest resource our company will ever have is each other."
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VT Halter Marine
900 Bayou Casotte Parkway
Pascagoula, MS 39581
Fax: (228) 696-6763