A Shipfitter Working Leaderman is responsible for directing his/her workforce in the successful fitting of all structural components of assigned vessels.
The ideal candidate must have at least 5 years of craft-specific experience performing ship or structural fitting and be able to interpret standard construction drawings. Should have basic knowledge of fitting specific processes and techniques in addition to being familiar with standard marine practices and general specifications for construction. Must be able to communicate effectively and work well with other supervisors. Also, must have a strong focus on quality, production, safety and environmental aspects of work being performed.