Mechanical Supervisor

Mechanical Supervisor

Heddle Marine Service Inc | St. Catharines, ON, CA

Posted a month ago

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Heddle Shipyards is looking for an experienced Mechanical Supervisor to join our team at our Port Weller location.

Position Summary:

Working on large ships, tugboats and barges, the Mechanical Supervisor evaluates, directs, and executes the assembly and installation of prefabricated parts, rebuilding gears, pumps, motors and various machinery.


Communicate work plans/instructions, allocate work, and craft task schedules (e.g., weekly, biweekly, monthly)
Supervise, lead, train, and manage allotted manpower
Mechanically fit marine hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders, pumps, hoses
Mechanically install marine engines and gearboxes
Assemble and remove ship rudders as required
Install generators, bilge pumps, generators, valves, lazy rods
Fit propeller and tail-shafts as per blueprints
Check, inspect and pressure test bulk tanks as required
Main propulsion installations and rudder bearing repairs
Install chain and electric hoists as required
Modify, fabricate, inspect or install bow thrusters
All other duties assigned

Qualifications & Experience:

Minimum 5 year’s experience in a millwright/mechanical supervisor role in construction or maintenance settings
Minimum 5 years of mechanical experience
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Ship repair experience preferred
Possession of an Industrial Mechanic Millwright Certificate of Qualification (433A), Construction Millwright Mechanic journey person status, and/or a Millwright with Red Seal Endorsement is considered an asset.

Heddle Shipyards is an equal opportunity employer. All applicable provincial and federal laws will be followed to ensure consideration without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, age, disability or other classification protected by law. Heddle Shipyards will make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities in accordance with applicable law. It is our intention that all qualified applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection will be made on job related factors. If you require any accommodation in the application process, please contact the HR department.

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