• Production Planner/Scheduler - Operations

    Job Locations US-VA-Norfolk
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Posted Date
    2 weeks ago(1/30/2019 1:59 PM)
    Colonna's Operations - Virginia
  • Overview

    Colonna's Shipyard is looking to obtain experienced candidates within our Production Department.

    We are pleased to accept resumes for our Planner / Scheduler position.

    This is a full-time position with competitive pay, based on experience, and immediate work within our headquarters in Norfolk, VA.


    • Supports the Production Department and Project Management teams by gathering, analyzing, preparing and submitting data necessary to develop and maintain project schedules
    • Progress and Analyzes production work/ provides assessment of each work item progress
    • Prepares and submits reports to convey data / Prepare production reports
    • Collaborates with project managers, trades, and subcontractors to create trade level plans for production work
    • Manage and maintain all phases of the production schedule; develop, recommend, review, implement, and maintain the tools and techniques necessary to analyze the impact of proposed schedule changes
    • Ability to track changes and assess their impact on the schedule.
    • Determine status of assigned projects / update and maintain project information data such as progress, manpower budget and project performance
    • Draw up master schedule to establish sequence and lead time of each operation to meet completion dates according to production forecasts or customer work specifications and drawing orders
    • Participate in production project models and craft planning schedule review
    • Translate specifications, drawing orders into a sequential work schedule
    • Analyze production specifications and capacity data to determine manpower resource requirements
    • Plan and schedule work.flow for each department and operation according to previously established production sequences and lead times
    • Expedite operations that delay schedules, and alter schedules to meet unforeseen conditions
    • Draw up research and development as required by upper management
    • Act as an internal educator on progressing/scheduling methods and systems
    • Requires regular contact within the department and with other departments, within the company and external agencies/vendors/contacts/customers, outside of the company supplying or gathering information
    • Perform other duties as assigned
    • Work independently to complete responsibilities
    • Must have regular, reliable attendance


    • Experience in computerized planning and resourcing.
    • Must have at least 10 years of Ship Repair experience to include planning, scheduling, and production efforts.
    • Experience with contracts management, scheduling and man loading.
    • Strong PC skills to include Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook), and Microsoft Project
    • Experience in problem solving, & contract administration.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

    Compensation & Benefits

    Position compensation is based on experience.


    Our benefits include:
    • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
    • 401K
    • Paid Time Off (PTO)
    • Legal Services
    • Annual performance evaluations
    • On-site Human Resources
    • On-site gym
    • Free and close proximity parking
    • Employee perks/gifts and more



    All resumes are reviewed immediately for consideration.


    Colonna’s Shipyard and our affiliates are pleased to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


    • Respect
    • Pride
    • Truth
    • Family

    These are our VALUES and the guidelines that make us a leader in our industry. We are pleased and confident in stating that our skilled employees are among the most respected experts in the ship repair industry.


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