Waterfront Supervisor in Norfolk, VA at Orbis, Inc.

Date Posted: 11/28/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Norfolk, VA
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  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
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Job Description

Waterfront Supervisor
Norfolk, VA
ORBIS is currently looking for a Waterfront Supervisor with strong trade background and extensive supervisor and management experience to provide effective oversight of personnel and work being executed to reduce risk to the Shipyard.  
We are looking for someone with trade and management experience to provide the ability to deal with any trade/technical issues that may arise. Must possess a strong work ethic and exemplary trade knowledge.
  • Must have a strong trade background and have extensive supervisor and management experience. 
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a supervisor in the repair and maintenance efforts onboard U.S. Navy ships in their related trade skill.
  • Must have a High School/Vocational School diploma or GED Certificate and/or successful completion of a trade or industrial school.
  • Must have experience interpreting and working from blueprints, drawings, manuals, handbooks, and technical specifications.
  • Work will be performed in multiple locations including machinery spaces, auxiliary spaces, engine rooms, ships berthing, galleys, tanks, inside shop for pre-fabrication and other spaces as needed.
  • Must have the ability to recognize working conditions or use of materials that require initiation of safety precautions and have the PPE for said conditions/materials.
  • Will have working knowledge on how to read and understand the information provided in a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS).
  • Extensive understanding and ability to utilize a: Work Breakdown Structure (WBS), Earned Value Management System (EVMS), and Integrated Master Schedule (IMS)
  • Must be a US Citizen with a Secret Clearance

ORBIS offers an excellent benefits package and competitive salary in a professional atmosphere


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