Directs and coordinates activities of production department in processing materials or products in an shipyard atmosphere by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate supervisors.


  • Reviews production orders and schedules to ascertain product data such as types, quantities, and specifications of products and scheduled delivery dates in order to plan department operations.
  • Plan production operations daily to meet Schedules.
  • Coordinate with day shift Project Manager to assure Production is in one accord.
  • Coordinate with Subcontract coordinator when need to. 
  • Make sure all containment is intact to contain dust.
  • Make sure sandblast grit is removed in a timely manner to not hold up Production for the next Morning. 
  • Prepares operation schedules and coordinates activities to ensure production and quality of products meet specifications.
  • Reviews production and operating reports and resolves operational and maintenance problems to ensure minimum costs and prevent operational delays.
  • Inspects machines and equipment to ensure specific operational performance and optimum utilization.
  • Develops or revises standard operational and working practices and observe workers to ensure compliance with safety and production standards.
  • Resolves worker grievances or submits unsettled grievances to Production Manager for action.


  • 2 years of college education or 10 years experience in the field.
  • Must be capable of calculating various formulas such as determining man-hours, square feet, cubic feet and volume.
  • Blueprint reading skills.
  • Requires climbing ladders, stairways and crawling in tanks and voids.
  • Must be able to analyze a situation for hazards and interpret the specifications to ensure proper safety procedures are being utilized.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft word, Microsoft access and excel.
  • Shipyard Office and onsite environment.

Company Information

Tidewater Staffing Offers:

  • Weekly Pay
  • Full-Time Employment
  • Insurance Benefits
  • Referral Bonus Program
  • Temp-to-Hire Job Opportunities
  • Free Training Programs
  • Direct Deposit | Money Network Cards
Tidewater Staffing is an Equal Opportunity Employer*