Marine Design Jobs : Atlantic Canada Career Opportunities 2018

Canadian Marine Design Employers Interviewing in the UK 10 & 11 October!

Make your move to Canada simple by joining our Working In event this October, in the UK. Canadian employers are travelling to London to meet Marine Designers, wanting to make their move across the Atlantic a reality.

Just a short flight away, Canada is renowned for its welcoming nature and breathtaking scenery. What’s more it has famously friendly folk and career opportunities aplenty.

If you are interested in the below positions, Canadian employers want to meet you:

Deputy Detail Design Manager

Genoa Design International, Newfoundland and Labrador

Genoa Design International is a marine production design company. Our head office is located in Mount Pearl, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. We also have work sites in Vancouver and New Orleans.

In business since 1995, Genoa provides production lofting, detail design and 3D modeling services to shipbuilding and offshore industries around the world, with the majority of clients located in North America.

As an employee-owned company, Genoa’s owners work in the business every day. Genoa operates a dynamic work environment with attention to openness, flexibility, health and wellness, career progression and competitive compensation packages.

Duties and responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Responsible to develop and monitor adherence to the project’s technical plan and schedule, identify technical problems and seek solutions to ensure project outputs are delivered on schedule and within budget;
  • Lead a 3D Modelling team to ensure quality integration efforts and alignment of inputs to 3D modeling team;
  • Act as the client onsite point of contact for technical activities, including 3D product model support;
  • Ensure integration across all stakeholders, including engineering teams, 3D modeling team, shipyard, and client;
  • Lead client meetings, discussions, and 3D model reviews across varying engineering disciplines, and other stakeholders;
  • Ensure compliance to industry and shipyard requirements (specifications, standards, best practices, etc.);
  • Manage the balance between client expectations, shipyard build strategy, 3D modeling best practices, and contract requirement; and
  • Act as the 3D Modelling Team representative in the Model Management Team, driving their needs and requirements.

Qualifications

  • Degree/technical diploma in naval architecture, marine engineering, engineering design, or equivalent combination of education/ experience;
  • 10 years’ experience in design complemented by experience in the shipbuilding industry is preferred;
  • 5 years’ technical management experience in a shipbuilding environment;
  • Experience with 3D design/modeling;
  • Significant leadership and technical team management skills;
  • Ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing with diverse groups such as customers, vendors, labour representatives and officials at all levels;
  • Experience with ShipConstructor, Navisworks, and other ship design software tools;
  • Experience with Rhinoceros and ShipConstructor Workshare software considered an asset;
  • Shipyard experience highly desirable;
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities with independence and good judgement;
  • Ability to influence stakeholders, manage challenging situations, provide strategic direction and think critically.

Genoa is seeking a Detail Design Manager to join our team in Vancouver. National Occupational Classification: 2148 Other Professional Engineers.

Junior Production Designer

Genoa Design International, NewFoundland and Labrador

Genoa Design International is a marine production design company. Our head office is located in Mount Pearl, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. We also have work sites in Vancouver and New Orleans.In business since 1995, Genoa provides production lofting, detail design and 3D modeling services to shipbuilding and offshore industries around the world, with the majority of clients located in North America.

As an employee-owned company, Genoa’s owners work in the business every day. Genoa operates a dynamic work environment with attention to openness, flexibility, health and wellness, career progression and competitive compensation packages.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Develop 3D models for structure and marine distributive systems;
  • Prepare production drawings (for shipyard);
  • Provide guidance and advice to junior designers; and
  • Ensure a level of quality control for project work.

Qualifications:

  • Degree or diploma in a related discipline including naval architecture, marine systems design or equivalent combination of education and technical training, supplemented with less than 2 years of drafting/design experience in a related discipline;
  • Ability to read and interpret technical specifications and drawings;
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize, meet project deadlines and problem solve;
  • Exposure to a shipyard or production environment is an asset; and
  • Knowledge of ShipConstructor, Rhino and Cadmatic would be considered an asset.

If you are looking for a career opportunity with a company whose philosophy is to put people first, create lasting relationships, make a difference, never stand still, own it and to live well, we are looking forward to hearing from you.

Project Integrated Team Member

Genoa Design International, NewFoundland and Labrador

Genoa Design International is a marine production design company. Our head office is located in Mount Pearl, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. We also have work sites in Vancouver and New Orleans.In business since 1995, Genoa provides production lofting, detail design and 3D modeling services to shipbuilding and offshore industries around the world, with the majority of clients located in North America.

As an employee-owned company, Genoa’s owners work in the business every day. Genoa operates a dynamic work environment with attention to openness, flexibility, health and wellness, career progression and competitive compensation packages.

Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Support the 3D Model Management Team (MMT) and 3D Model Team to resolve discipline-specific technical issues (marine structure and/or mechanical systems);
  • Support shipyard Integrated Project Teams (IPT) on quality and alignment of required inputs to the 3D modeling teams;
  • Confirm availability and quality reviews of technical inputs prior to release to the 3D modeling teams;
  • Assist the MMT with progressive reviews of the 3D model, ensuring quality and scope alignment;
  • Support the design development process (3D model plan) for 3D product models for ship construction;
  • Prepare and deliver formal briefings and lead technical discussions for project reviews;
  • Interpret technical, detail design and construction drawings related to marine structure and/or mechanical systems;
  • Review 3D model and drawings to ensure the model and associated deliverables are compliant with specifications and standards;
  • Facilitate any workshops/meetings to address any issues and/or gaps that exist with structure and/or mechanical systems;
  • Support MMT with the writing of standing orders for the model development for structure and/or mechanical systems; and
  • Responsible for collecting, triaging and distributing model changes to relevant parties as well as supporting engineering with the closing of the Request for Information.

Qualifications:

  • Degree or technical diploma in a related discipline, or equivalent combination of education and experience;
  • Minimum of three years of relevant drafting/design experience for structure and/or mechanical systems;
  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal, communication and time management skills;
  • Demonstrate ability to influence stakeholders and work collaboratively;
  • Experience in the use of ShipConstructor, AutoCAD, Navisworks, and other ship design software;
  • Knowledge of Lloyd’s and DNV classification systems; and
  • Shipyard experience is highly desirable.

If you are looking for a career opportunity with a company whose philosophy is to put people first, create lasting relationships, make a difference, never stand still, own it and to live well, we are looking forward to hearing from you.

Intermediate Production Designer

Genoa Design International, Newfoundland and Labrador

Genoa Design International is a marine production design company. Our head office is located in Mount Pearl, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. We also have work sites in North Vancouver and New Orleans.

In business since 1995, Genoa provides production lofting, detail design and 3D modeling services to shipbuilding and offshore industries around the world, with the majority of clients located in North America.

As an employee-owned company, Genoa’s owners work in the business every day. Genoa operates a dynamic work environment with attention to openness, flexibility, health and wellness, career progression and competitive compensation packages.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Create and modify 3D models, fabrication drawings and drafting support according to project scope for structure and distributive systems;
  • Update drawings from mark-ups and red lines;
  • Ensure a level of quality control for project work in accordance with Genoa’s quality management system;
  • Provide guidance and advice to junior designers; and
  • Responsible for ongoing management of client relationships.

Qualifications:

  • Technical diploma in a related discipline (naval architecture, marine engineering systems design; mechanical, HVAC or electrical design) or equivalent combination of education and technical experience;
  • Less than four years of design/drafting experience;
  • 3D design/drafting experience using AutoCAD;
  • Ability to read and interpret technical specifications and drawings;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to work independently;
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize, meet project deadlines and problem solve;
  • Exposure to a shipyard or production environment is an asset; and
  • Knowledge of ShipConstructor, Rhino and Cadmatic would be considered an asset.

If you are looking for a career opportunity with a company whose philosophy is to put people first, create lasting relationships, make a difference, never stand still, own it and to live well, we are looking forward to hearing from you.

Detail Design Manager

Genoa Design International, Newfoundland and Labrador

Genoa Design International is a marine production design company. Our head office is located in Mount Pearl, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. We also have work sites in Vancouver and New Orleans.

In business since 1995, Genoa provides production lofting, detail design and 3D modeling services to shipbuilding and offshore industries around the world, with the majority of clients located in North America.

As an employee-owned company, Genoa’s owners work in the business every day. Genoa operates a dynamic work environment with attention to openness, flexibility, health and wellness, career progression and competitive compensation packages.

Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Accountable to work with the Deputy Detail Design Manager to develop and monitor adherence to the project’s technical plan and schedule, identify technical problems and seek solutions to ensure project outputs are delivered on schedule and within budget;
  • Lead Deputy Detail Design Manager and 3D Model Project Integrated Team (PIT) to ensure quality integration efforts and alignment of inputs to 3D modeling team.
  • Act as the client onsite point of contact for technical activities, including 3D product model support;
  • Ensure integration across all stakeholders, including engineering teams, 3D modeling team, shipyard, and client;
  • Lead client meetings, discussions, and 3D model reviews across varying engineering disciplines, and other stakeholders;
  • Ensure compliance to industry and shipyard requirements (specifications, standards, best practices, etc.); and
  • Manage the balance between client expectations, shipyard build strategy, 3D modeling best practices, and contract requirement.

Qualifications:

  • Degree/technical diploma in naval architecture, marine engineering, engineering design, or equivalent combination of education/ experience;
  • 10 years’ experience in design complemented by experience in the shipbuilding industry is preferred;
  • 5 years’ technical management experience in a shipbuilding environment;
  • Experience with 3D design/modeling;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Significant leadership and technical team management skills;
  • Ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing with diverse groups such as customers, vendors, labour representatives and officials at all levels;
  • Experience with ShipConstructor, Navisworks, and other ship design software tools;
  • Experience with Rhinoceros and ShipConstructor Workshare software considered an asset;
  • Shipyard experience highly desirable; and
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities with independence and good judgement; and
  • Ability to influence stakeholders, manage challenging situations, provide strategic direction and think critically.

Genoa is seeking a Detail Design Manager to join our team in North Vancouver. National Occupational Classification: 2148 Other Professional Engineers.

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