On-Site Machinist Supervisor- Steel America

Job ID
Posted Date
3 months ago(3/16/2021 9:39 AM)
Steel America
Regular Full-Time


Colonna's Shipyard is looking to obtain experienced candidates within our Steel America division.

We are pleased to accept resumes for Supervisor, Onsite Machine Shop.

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


  • Analyzes work orders and blue prints to determine best way to build, material to be used, type of operations needed, and sequence of operations needed.
  • Follow up on hot projects for completion and timely deliver to customer
  • Develops and maintains a high level of customer satisfaction. Conduct efficient communication with management on unique customer product support issues.
  • Oversees all production of materials. Also instructs employees on how to fabricate, how to become more efficient and how to work more efficiently overall.
  • Identifies areas for efficiencies in shop and implements processes and procedures to ensure areas for efficiencies are carried out.
  • Recommends measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product.
  • Inspects quality of work in progress and finished products.
  • Studies production schedules and estimates work hour requirements and ensures schedules are met.
  • Communicates company polices and enforces company policies.
  • Ensures employees follow safe work practices.
  • Administers disciplinary action when needed.


  • Understanding of the technical requirements of the industry
  • Strong staff management, analytical, and people skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and the ability to problem solve
  • Knowledge of craft skills and requirements
  • Ability to manage in a multi-task environment
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, estimating, and scheduling software
  • Able to communicate clearly and effectively with governmental/commercial personnel, employees, and management
  • Attention to detail and documentation
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong mathematical skills and ability.





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.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


  • 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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