Dock Master

Pacific Shipyards International
Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
  • 1
5 + Years Experience


Company: Pacific Shipyards International
Skills: Captain / Master, Port Operations, Shipyard
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US


Position Summary:

Responsible for coordinating and overseeing docking activities and ensuring the safe and efficient docking and undocking of vessels.
 
Essential job Duties &Responsibilities:
  • Plans, manages, executes projects involving in trade with department personnel and customers
  • The individual must execute the maintenance work done on all dry docks, which include trades such as: mechanical, electrical, and coatings.Knowledge of these trades can also be acquired through hands-on experience.
  • Must be able to create, read, and interpret dry dock plans; in addition to developing and executing pumping plans.
  • Must direct the upkeep and maintenance of floating dry docks as well as log and record vessels docked.
  • The candidate must also ensure that floating dry docks are operating in compliance with environmental rules and regulations.
  • Networking with all subcontractors/suppliers;
  • Must have marine industry background and completion of Dockmaster courses.
Working Conditions/Job Environment:
This position requires working outside in the elements with the following characteristics:
  • A requirement for initial certification and recertification (every five years) is verification from a licensed physician or physician assistant that the applicant is physically fit and free of debilitating illness and injury that could inhibit the individual from effectively performing the duties of a Dockmaster. Among the criteria that the licensed physician or physician assistant will assess are (but not limited to):
  • Work in extreme temperature (heat and cold) for extended periods exceeding one hour.
  • Safely move about on slippery, sloping, uneven and unstable surfaces.
  • Safely enter, move about within and egress cargo tanks, cargo holds and other confined spaces that may involve maneuvering over 6 ft (1.8 m) ship framing; climbing up and down 30 ft (9.1 m) vertical ladders and 80ft (24.3 m) stairways.
  • Safely move between spaces and into/out of compartments on marine vessels that can involve stepping over a door threshold or coaming of 24 inches (61 cm) in height; moving through restricted openings or man holes of 24 inches by 24 inches (61 cm X 61 cm), crouching (lowering height by bending knees); kneeling (placing knees on ground); and stooping (lowering height by bending at the waist).
  • Manipulate mechanical devices using manual and digital dexterity, and strength to open and close watertight doors that may weigh up to 55 pounds (25 kg).
Supervisory Responsibilities:
  • Leads staff to prepare and protect facilities from weather events
  • Assist, coach & mentor other staff members as needed
Education/Training Requirements:
  • Strong leadership and customer service skills
  • Must have the ability to plan and work accordingly
  • Direct and organize manpower and shift work efficiently.
  • Order required materials, schematic & blue print reading, and prioritize all tasks at hand.
  • Must be flexible in work hours
  • Proficient with MS Office and various office tools
  • Be able to demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Minimum of 5-10 years of industry experience, with at least 5+ years of supervisory experience.
  • Work requires establishing priorities and meeting deadlines.
  • Good attitude; must be a team player.
Work Authorization/Security Clearance:
  • Must be a U.S. citizen and able to obtain DBIDS and TWIC card
  • Valid drivers' license in good standing, class 3 or higher