- Current Openings

VT Halter Marine is an EOE/AAP Employer.

Administrative Assistant: - Two years of college-level course work in office management, business administration or a related field preferred. Considerable to extensive experience in a secretarial or administrative assistant capacity; or any equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Prior experience working human resources a plus.
Assistant Purchasing Manager - New Construction - Supervisory experience; proven leadership skills. Minimum five (5) years experience leading procurement function. Knowledgeable in various fabrication services as well as Domestic and International sources of supply. Computer skills with knowledge of Windows Office Suite and Database programs. Must be a self-starter with the ability to work in a fast paced environment with little supervision. Generate effective communications, good relations and a positive image with suppliers, customers and coworkers. Promote courtesy, objectivity and fairness. Experience with writing FAR/DFAR Compliant Purchase Orders required. Experience with Government subcontractor reporting requirements and DoD/FAR/DFAR compliance desired.
Marketing & Communications Manager: - Coordinate and supervise the workflow of marketing, advertising and public relations through facilitating interdepartmental and external communications. Maximize the company resources for the most efficient and creative corporate branding. Reports to SVP Business Development. Involved with the development and refinement of marketing goals, promotional activities and branding. Coordinate with parent company and marketing agency partners for the creation of internal communications, press releases, speeches, website and social media. Obtain necessary consent and provide final approval on all marketing collateral, products and promotions. Develop marketing schedules and maintain deadlines. Create and present marketing presentations to both internal management and external customers. Manage event calendar, customer database, corporate gift, photo and video library. Monitor and perform data market trend analysis and report to executive management. Manage and coordinate company events (i.e. launches, ceremonies, and tradeshows) and visits on time and within budget. College degree or equivalent college level course study in marketing, advertising, communications or public relations plus 5 plus years' experience or any equivalent combination of experience and training which results in the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Bachelor's degrees in marketing, journalism, communication, business or public relations preferred. Ability to plan, organize, and direct the work of others while maintaining effective working relationships with customers, vendors, contractors and company personnel. Possess computer skills having proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite. Vessel construction knowledge a plus.
Mechanical Engineer - Accountable for the planning and design of marine systems, machinery installation, products, tools, engines, machines, and other mechanically functioning equipment. Excellent interpersonal skills. Strong analytical skills. Ability to work in a team environment. Strong computer literacy. Experience in mechanical engineering, shipbuilding and production processes. Bachelor degree in Mechaniccal Engineering or equivalent experience preferred. Level A: 10 years plus experience.
Programmer/Analyst: - Experience analyzing, developing, supporting and managing projects using PowerBuilder with MS SQL; Experience designing, coding, testing, debugging, data conversion and implementation; Experience with triggers, stored procedures, functions and SQL
Safety Inspector - Degree in occupational safety and health preferred. OSHA 30hr in General, Maritime, or Construction applicable. Completion of standard education supplemented by training in first-aid. Some plant inspector or safety administration; or any equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Knowledge of state and Federal regulations relative to safety, health, environment, and workers compensation. Good knowledge of plant operations or the ability to acquire it a timely manner. Ability to maintain accurate, current records and generate complete and timely reports. Ability to maintain effective working relationships with all levels of employees.
Scheduler: - Five to seven years experience with Commercial Shipbuilding software (Primavera) is required. Professional level experience in scheduling or production planning, or any combination of experience and training that results in the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Knowledge of principles and best practices for scheduling in accordinace with industry and government standards. Ability to enter, maintain and generate accurate data/reports. Ability to read engineering drawings, specs and blueprints. Ability to maintain effective working relationships. Considerable knowledge of the creation and use of Build Strategies, Master Schedules, Product Work Breakdown Structures, Budgeting, Resources Loading, and Detailed Scheduling or the ability to acquire it quickly.
Sr. Hull Designer: - Utilizing drafting techniques, prepares routine to complex layouts, charts, graphs, maps, engineered designs, drawings and/or diagrams from technical specifications and instructions; Good knowledge of design principles and drafting techniques; Some knowledge of manufacturing processes; Good knowledge of regulatory requirements and practices; Ability to work drafting materials and equipment; Completion of two (2) years of college level course work equivalent to an AA Degree in Industrial Technology or related field and some considerable design experience; Piping practice and background required; Knowledge of shipbuilding practices and procedures desired
Sr. Project Engineer: - Interpersonal, Motivational & Analytical Skills; Ability to work in a team environment; Strong computer literacy; Commercial and Military programs a plus; Working knowledge of MS Office Products, AutoCAD, NavisWorks, ABS, DNV, USCG and Marine Standard practices
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VT Halter Marine
Attention: Recruiting
900 Bayou Casotte Parkway
Pascagoula, MS 39581
(228) 696-6756
Fax: (228) 696-6763
Email: hr@vthm.com