Dock Operations Manager-SDCA
Company: Austal USA
Location: San Diego
Posted on: September 17, 2023
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Manager-SDCA Apply locations San Diego, CA time type Full time
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following phone number for assistance: 251-445-1932.
Austal shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR - - 60-1.4(a),
60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit
discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status
as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and
prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their
race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or
national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered
prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to
employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to
race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, protected veteran status or disability. Austal's
commitment to equal employment opportunity applies at all levels of
employment, in all job titles, including the executive level, and
to all employment actions, including but not limited to decisions
concerning recruitment, hiring, training, and promotion. -REPORTS
TO: Director Homeport Operations - SDCA
SUPERVISES: Assistant Dock Master, Dock crew and support staff
AUTHORITIES / RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for oversight of day-to-day floating dry dock
operations; inclusive of docking of vessels under construction,
maintenance or repair.
Maintains Facility and Mobile equipment repair routine, maintenance
and recommends requirements to meet environmental and safety
Operates assigned areas within budget forecasts.
Responsible for safety performance and conforming to company
Performs routine inspection of the facilities, works with crew to
manage general repair and maintenance of the docks, piers &
Responsible to maintain dock certification and recertification when
Responsible to oversee the safe docking and undocking operations of
Responsible for docking and undocking calculations and block plan
and building for safe operations
Manages dock crew for the dock build, the haul in and out of
vessels and the maintenance and repair of the dock.
Manages assigned Dry Dock & facilities personnel.
Responsible to maintain safety and cleanliness standards and to
identify issues requiring maintenance, repair, or replacement.
Monitor weather at all times and take appropriate action to ensure
safety of personnel, dock, and vessels on dock.
Establishes and provides training and qualifies personnel in safe
equipment operations of Dry Dock & components, Mobile equipment and
Establishes plans and manages planned maintenance for all Austal
San Diego facility assets within approved system/database.
Responsible to maintain ASD equipment within maintenance
QUALIFICATIONS / KNOWLEDGE / EXPERIENCE:
Successful completion of a Bachelor's Degree in Naval Architecture
or related field; or 10 plus years of direct experience as a Dock
Certified Dock Master -US Navy approved Certification or
Certification from commercial authority, preferred.
Excellent written and oral communication skills;
Understanding of scheduling and an ability to adhere to strict
Experienced in interacting with Production, Customer
Representatives, and Equipment Manufacturers;
Created on 08.19.20
Computer literate and familiar with standard Microsoft Office
Thorough knowledge of vessel structural design;
Thorough knowledge of vessel trim & stability calculations;
Thorough knowledge of ship and propulsion systems;
Knowledgeable in Maritime Regulatory Authorities (i.e. ABS, DNV,
GL, NAVSEA, MIL, USCG, IMO, etc.)
US Citizenship required.
Computer - MS Office, Maximo or similar maintenance software.
Full discretionary authority to assign work to direct staff. Works
independently to deliver against aggressive deadlines. Escalates
complex issues to Director of Austal San Diego as appropriate.
LIAISES WITH: Engineers, Production Personnel, Customer
Representatives, Regulatory Bodies, and Equipment Suppliers About
Us Austal USA is a ship manufacturer headquartered in Mobile, Ala.,
with service centers in San Diego and Singapore and a technology
center in Charlottesville, Va. With the most modern steel panel
line in the shipbuilding industry, Austal USA's facility is capable
of supporting the manufacture of both aluminum and steel ships.
Austal USA leverages a moving module production line and strict
adherence to lean manufacturing principles to consistently deliver
on-schedule and on-budget. Austal USA is currently under contract
for several programs, including the U.S. Coast Guard's
Heritage-class Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC), the TAGOS-25 ocean
surveillance ships, the Spearhead-class Expeditionary Fast
Transport (EPF), the Navajo-class Towing, Salvage and Rescue ships
(T-ATS), the Expeditionary Medical Ship (EMS), the Auxiliary
Floating Dry Dock Medium (AFDM), and the Independence-variant
Littoral Combat Ship (LCS), and is supporting Navy unmanned vessel
programs leveraging its advanced machinery control system. Austal
USA's service business provides global support to U.S. Navy,
Military Sealift Command and other customers. Austal USA's San
Diego Service Center includes a waterfront facility that will have
the capability to drydock small combatants and similar sized ships.
Earning 23 safety excellence awards, Austal USA continues to be one
of the safest shipyards in America.
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