• Nigh Shift Rigging Supervisor- Main Yard

    Job Locations US-VA-Norfolk
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Posted Date
    1 month ago(2/11/2019 4:20 PM)
  • Overview

    Colonna's Shipyard is looking to obtain experienced candidates within our Rigging Department.
    We are pleased to accept resumes for a Night Shift Rigging Supervisor.
    This is a full-time position with competitive pay, based on experience, and immediate work within our headquarters in Norfolk, VA.



    • Manage, supervise, and direct the day-to-day efforts of technicians assigned to various projects.
    • 75-80% of the time will be spent aboard ship or in the yard supervising staff.
    • Ensure that all work done on the vessel and in-house is completed on time, on budget, and to the contract quality standards.
    • Keep track of budgets and spending for their assigned jobs.
    • Manpower scheduling and maintenance, to include controlling overtime hours.
    • Hold the employees accountable for the established goals and check their progress to those goals on a frequent basis.
    • Assist in training helpers and lower skilled mechanics.
    • Keep track of and minimize material costs, to include, rentals, storeroom issues, subcontractors, and job materials.
    • Evaluate the necessity and progress of subcontractors and temporary employees.
    • Promote and confirm that all employees and subcontractors are in compliance with the safety requirements, to include the necessary use of PPE.
    • Document completion and control, to include Progress Sheets, discipline, timesheets, charge numbers.
    • Become familiar with all work related documents such as drawings, manuals, and specifications.
    • Set up and maintenance/repairs for various lifting equipment


    • Minimum of 7 years of career experience in the marine/shipyard rigging industry with 3 or more in a supervisory capacity.
    • Knowledge of weight testing in accordance with specified technical manuals for equipment such as cranes, davits, winches, anchors, anchor chains, shafts, and propellers.
    • Thorough comprehension of OSHA standards as it pertains to rigging operations.
    • Expertise in techniques, tools, and equipment.
    • Strong communication skills both orally and verbally.
    • Must have reliable attendance and safe work practices.

    Compensation & Benefits

    Position compensation is based on experience.
    Our benefits include:
    • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
    • 401K, company match
    • 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 Inc. and our affiliates are pleased to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
    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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