Senior Structures Technologist

In this role, you will:

  • Work within the waterfront Naval Architecture team to support and generate specifications for structural repairs, including both on-site and office work;
  • Collaborate with an interdisciplinary technical team to help develop unique solutions to complex structural repair challenges related to submarines;
  • Assess steel and fiberglass submarine structures against relevant codes and determine repair strategies under the supervision of a Professional Engineer;
  • Request and integrate findings from Non-Destructive Examination (NDE) reports (including UT, RT, MPI and VT) to help determine structural repair requirements;
  • Utilise a variety of information sources and standard repair procedures to create technical specifications for the repair of high integrity submarine structures;
  • Conduct quality assurance activities on behalf of the technical team to verify completion of key steps in the submarine repair sequence; and
  • Work closely with the shipyard production personnel and the project management team to expedite work in a timely fashion.


The ideal candidate brings:

  • A minimum of a College Technologist Diploma in a relevant field and an eligibility to be certified as an AScT by ASTTBC;
  • Extensive technical experience;
  • Extensive experience working in a marine environment;
  • Practical experience in the inspection, fabrication or repair of steel structures;
  • A demonstrated ability and aptitude to problem solve technical issues;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Strong teamwork skills and an ability to effectively work in an environment with frequently changing and competing priorities;
  • Experience working in a fast-paced commercial shipyard environment is an asset;
  • You are eligible for a Canadian Secret Security and ITAR Clearance.


Job Category: Engineering Naval Architecture
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Victoria (Canada)

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