General Dynamics Bath Iron Works

Bath Iron Works builds some of the world’s most formidable ships. Since 1884, we have delivered more than 425 ships to the world’s naval and commercial fleets. Today, Bath Iron Works is building naval ships with the same dedication. We are the lead designer and builder of the Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer, one of the most technologically advanced and capable surface combatants ever built. We are also one of the partners for the Zumwalt class, the Navy's next-generation, multi-mission naval surface combatant.

Bath Iron Works is the leader in surface ship design and construction with a reputation for innovation and quality that sets the standards for the industry. Our products are the most technologically advanced naval ships in the world.

We're located on the coast of Maine in the City of Bath. This region offers unlimited recreational activities. You can enjoy kayaking, sailing, snowboarding, skiing, bicycling, and hiking the Appalachian Trail. Maine is also known for its support of the arts and is rich with cultural opportunities. And Maine is one of the best places in the U.S. to raise a family. We're 2.5 hours from Boston and 45 minutes from Maine's largest city, Portland. See http://www.maine.gov for many more details.

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Bath, ME, USA
Oct 30, 2019
Full time
Job Description Responsible for assisting with the administration and management of occupational health and safety programs within the Safety Engineering discipline. Duties include: identifying workplace hazards; providing direction on compliance with OSHA standards; assisting with establishing and maintaining safety and health programs and management systems; reviewing the effectiveness of compliance programs; identifying potential hazards and feasible means of abatement; providing technical clarification of standards and explanation of company procedures and directives; assisting management and supervision with the recognition and abatement of hazards; participating in regular scheduled workplace inspections; developing fall protection plans; conducting root cause accident and incident investigation and develop programs to mitigate hazards; provide training as necessary; supervise a team of union Safety Inspectors and attend conferences/training sessions as required. Required/Preferred Education/Training • Bachelor's Degree in environmental, safety, and health science or related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience required • ASP/CSP Preferred • Working knowledge of OSHA regulations and industry standards • Excellent written and oral communications skills • Demonstrated training skills.   Required/Preferred Experience • 3-5 years' experience in a heavy industrial environment or Shipyard experience preferred • Industrial Hygiene and / or ergonomics experience preferred • Knowledge of Behavior Based Safety programs • Ability to work independently and handle multiple tasks and assignments required • Must be certified to develop fall protection plans or obtain certification within 3 months of employment
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Bath, ME, USA
Oct 30, 2019
Full time
Job Description The Trade Training Coordinator ensures that accurate, quality, trade specific classroom and hands on training is provided to all new hires to prepare them to safely perform the essential functions of their trade. Direct over site to the Trainers on the off shift to ensure training is being done with the set requirements.   This job includes but is not limited working at all Bath Iron Works training Facilities depending on the schedule with the following responsibilities and knowledge base: • Trade specific safety practices • Trade tools, jigs and equipment • Trade Terminology • Trade Related documentation (e.g., work orders, drawings, sketches, revision notices, DOIs) • Trade Layout and Installation Methods • Monitor trade training delivery to ensure quality instruction and trainee productivity. • Provides input for the 120 and 240 hour probationary employee evaluations. • Conduct musters in the Trade Learning Center to review safety talks and account for trainees. • Verify Trade Learning Center Clean up at the end of shift Required/Preferred Education/Training • High school or GED diploma required  Required/Preferred Experience • Manufacturing trade experience required. • Combination of education and training experience preferred. • Graduate apprentice preferred • Good computer knowledge/experience with Microsoft PowerPoint, Word, Excel, and Access • Strong organizational and communication skills, both written and oral • Supervisory experience preferred
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Bath, ME, USA
Oct 30, 2019
Full time
Job Description Lead the implementation of a shipyard organization and clean-up process.  Goals of the effort are to improve utilization of space in the main shipyard, formalize material management processes in outside areas, and create and implement sustainment plans and processes for long term improved organization and cleanliness of the shipyard.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to: • Work with Operations, and Facilities management to establish future state visions for each major area of the main shipyard.  • Develop detailed plans of action and milestones to progress from current state to future state vision in each major area of the main shipyard.  • Research and recommend infrastructure improvement plans with return on investment (ROI) calculations to justify expenditures. Able to describe and specify infrastructure and equipment. • Lead outside clean-up and organization efforts following LEAN/Six Sigma processes.  • Create and implement plans for long term sustainment of organization efforts, integrating with OpEx plans.   • Manage a shipyard organization budget for labor hours and material dollars.  • Supervise mechanics from various trades to execute organization and clean-up efforts. • Communicate plans and progress to all levels of Management on a regular basis. Required/Preferred Education/Training High School Diploma required.  Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree preferred.  LEAN/Six Sigma training preferred.  Required/Preferred Experience • 5+ years of supervisory/management experience required • 3+ years of experience working in the BIW Main Yard required.  • 2+ years of project management experience preferred. • 2+ years of material management processes and systems preferred.  • Excellent administrative skills: effective interpersonal skills, strong, demonstrated skills in verbal and written communication, problem solving/decision making, conflict resolution, and organizational skills. • Demonstrated self-starter that is confident interacting with managers throughout the Shipyard.
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Bath, ME, USA
Oct 30, 2019
Full time
Job Description Provide leadership and supervision while managing assigned second shift electrical design personnel for design development Establish work scopes, and define work estimates, while evaluating manning requirements and schedules Act as the primary point of contact as needed for second shift Electrical design scope of work Manage, prioritize and evaluate workload requirements to ensure tasks are accomplished with established schedules and budget Persistently validate that all technical issues are resolved promptly and diligently to ensure team’s success Work closely and interface with engineering, other design disciplines, configuration management, planning and production to ensure all customer requirements are met Provide guidance and direction to ensure that the team is following Processes and Policies as set forth by management Ensure tasks are completed with the required level of quality as specified in the contract Provide project and progress analysis on cost, schedule using EVMS principles Participate in group discussions and report progress, concerns, and status at meetings Lead efforts for continuous employee development, and quality improvement initiatives by implementation of processes and procedures Required/Preferred Education/Training BS or AS degree in a Design/Engineering with 3 years' experience in a Design/ Engineering related field, or a graduate of BIW's Apprenticeship Program with 3 years' experience in a marine Engineering/Design/Manufacturing related field; or a minimum of 5 years' experience in a marine Engineering/Design/Manufacturing related field required. Required/Preferred Experience Required: 3 years of demonstrated team experience that produced a complex technical product Strong written and verbal communication skills, including conflict resolution techniques Project management skills with a strong focus on "Earned Value Management" Strong computer skills with focus on Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel Preferred: 2 years of management/supervisory related experience in a represented workforce environment Demonstrated ability to review and understand design and drawings across multiple disciplines Experience administering the BMDA contract
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Bath, ME, USA
Oct 30, 2019
Full time
Job Description Become a part of the "Bath-Built is Best Built" tradition. Bath Iron Works is seeking someone who enjoys a dynamic high-energy, high-impact environment to join its Estimating team. In this unique role you'll have extensive exposure to our Navy customer, our exciting ships, and the value chain that makes it all happen. The role's core responsibilities include: • Developing cost proposals for new Navy and commercial work with accurate, achievable hour/material cost estimates • Reviewing / researching historical data and compiling summary reports to develop and maintain installation standards for use in estimating change work • Preparing estimates by calculating various statistical data such as costs per labor hour • Creating financial models utilizing Excel functions and/or Access data queries • Verifying change work scope via shipchecks and technical drawing reviews Required/Preferred Education/Training • 3 – 5 years of shipyard manufacturing experience and a High School Diploma, or • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Business or other Technical field, or equivalent combination of education and experience with demonstrated experience working in an analytical capacity required. Financial model development experience is desired. Required/Preferred Experience Estimating Analyst II: 3 years of shipyard manufacturing experience or experience in a technical or business (Cost Accounting or Finance) field Excellent analytical skills Above average Microsoft Excel and Access skills and willingness to improve Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization Estimating Analyst III: 5 years of experience in a technical field, business (Cost Accounting or Finance), or manufacturing field. Bachelor’s Degree required. Excellent analytical skills Advanced Excel, and/or Access ability Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization Financial model development experience is strongly desired. Must be eligible to obtain a security clearance
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Bath, ME, USA
Oct 30, 2019
Full time
Job Description General Project Management • Development and monitoring of Design Team WO tasking, status and charging. • Primary responsibility is the formulation, execution, and coordination of small to medium size projects • Primary tasks include process mapping, technical problem solving, communication and presentation of assigned projects. • Support VP, Director, CAM’s and PMO with requests, projects, initiatives, and emergent issues. • Coordination of tasking work flow process and scheduling • Potential supervision or direction to BMDA employees, scoping or otherwise.   Change Management • Expedite New Changes and Scopes • Prepare and process GAFs (Growth Authorizations Forms) • Weekly Screening of new change work   Lead Coordinator • Compile and analyze design schedule data • Coordinate CAM requests – Multi-discipline • Coordination of design/engineering activities within multi-divisional teams • Establish and maintain strong working relationships with CM/DM engineering services and planning • Support the CAMs with authorizing work to the design floor • Work with D87 supervisors daily as required supporting their Work Order management.   Cost (Control Account Management) · • Assist the D87 business manager by maintaining budget release goals and resource management. • Work with the Planners to coordinate and integrate D87 and D40 schedules. • Provide project analysis on cost and schedule using EVMS principles and analysis of resource. • Establish and maintain relationship between WO tasking and budget.   Report Development and Maintenance • Prepare and present reports on project plans and status. • Support the Director for report creation and or reconciliation as required. • Support Design War Room meeting.   Work Order System • Participate in architecture, maintenance, and process enhancements. • Maintain the Scoping Database (MicroSoft Access)   • MacPac Experience a plus   • Catia/Autocad experience preffered Required/Preferred Education/Training Bachelors degree in business or technical field or 5 years of experience in an Engineering/Design or Manufacturing Supervision required. Graduate of BIW's Apprenticeship Program preferred. Required/Preferred Experience • Minimum of 3 years related business or technical management, planning or engineering required • Strong written and verbal communication skills required • Working knowledge of EVMS principles • Demonstrated expertise and effectiveness with Microsoft Office, especially Excel, Access, and Word • Working knowledge of Project Management with a basic understanding of Configuration Management • Working knowledge of Microsoft Project is preferred • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment • Demonstrated ability to work multiple priorities • Highly motivated, strong attention to detail and the proven ability to take the initiative when required • Ability to obtain a Security Clearance
$23.13 - $25.51 hourly
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Bath, ME, USA
Oct 30, 2019
Full time
Job Description The pay range for this position ranges from $23.13/hr - $25.51/hr This is a experienced level position to work in the Maintenance Electric and HVAC Trade. Applicants will be assigned any M21 trade function with limited assistance from a more experienced M21, including (but not limited to): • Perform electrical hook-ups, repairs, and operational testing of Manufacturing Machinery and Plant Electrical Distribution Systems throughout BIW Facilities • Work will be performed within National Electrical Code and BIW safety guidelines. Required/Preferred Education/Training Preferred – High School Diploma or GED. Preferred – Minimum 1 year Technical or Vocational training in electrical trade. Preferred – Universal Refrigeration license preferred Preferred – NFPA 70E certification Preferred – Licensed Journeyman or Master Preferred – Control System Certification (ISA or equivalent) Required/Preferred Experience Required - Must meet M21 Physical task analysis Required - Must be able to work at Heights and in Confined spaces Required - Minimum of 3 years prior experience performing industrial/commercial installations, motor control wiring, and power hook-up within NEC requirements Required - must be able to understand and read controls electrical schematics and one-line diagrams of Power Distribution Systems. Required - Demonstrated ability to work with a digital/analog test equipment i.e.., Oscilloscopes, Data logging testing equipment and other electrical/electronic test equipment. Required - Demonstrated and clear understanding of the National Electrical Code through five years of practical application Required - Ability to troubleshoot motor controls, power panels, transformers, lighting systems, and grounding Preferred - must be able to troubleshoot and repair of CNC equipment Preferred - Demonstrated Knowledge of PLC's and VFD's Preferred - Demonstrated knowledge of PLC programming in Ladder Logic and Function Block, with laptop computer Preferred - Working/ Demonstrated knowledge of Medium Voltage terminations and troubleshooting. Preferred – Previous experience troubleshooting AC/DC crane controls Preferred – Working/ Demonstrated knowledge of HVAC equipment repair and troubleshooting preferred
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works San Diego, CA, USA
Oct 30, 2019
Full time
Job Description - Provide on-site representation for the DDG 51 Class PY Engineering team in San Diego, CA - Interface with the Navy, Navy Contractors, BIW Design and BIW management - Provide technical support to Design for Ship Installation Drawing (SID) package development for Ship Alterations and Post Shakedown Availability (PSA) Work Items tasked to Planning Yard - Accompany and assist shipcheck teams to ensure TDR guidance is followed and requirements are fulfilled - Support Design in the resolution of waterfront Engineering issues that may arise during installation of Ship Alterations - Interface with NAVSEA, ISEAs , and other contractors as required in seeking engineering solutions - Participate in off-site meetings and other events as needed - Participate in special projects and lead technical meetings as assigned - Develop and process Ship Alteration Technical Data in accordance with schedule constraints and governing requirements. - Occasional travel is required - This is a permanent position that reports to the HM&E Engineering Team Lead in Maine Required/Preferred Education/Training - BS Degree in an Engineering discipline Required/Preferred Experience - Familiarity with DDG 51 class construction and documentation required - Experience in a marine repair environment preferred - Project Management experience preferred - Must have the flexibility to work in a fast paced environment under the pressure of changing and often conflicting priorities - Ability to multi-task and manage simultaneous projects required - Strong research skills and attention to detail required - Self-motivation, strong work ethic and ability to work independently required - Ability to work effectively in a team environment with varying personalities required - Competence in MS Office products and general PC skills required - Strong oral and written communication skills required
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Norfolk, VA, USA
Oct 30, 2019
Full time
Job Description - Provide on-site representation for the DDG 51 Class PY Engineering team in Norfolk, VA - Interface with the Navy, Navy Contractors, BIW Design and BIW management - Provide technical support to Design for Ship Installation Drawing (SID) package development for Ship Alterations and Post Shakedown Availability (PSA) Work Items tasked to Planning Yard - Accompany and assist shipcheck teams to ensure TDR guidance is followed and requirements are fulfilled - Support Design in the resolution of waterfront Engineering issues that may arise during installation of Ship Alterations - Interface with NAVSEA, ISEAs , and other contractors as required in seeking engineering solutions - Participate in off-site meetings and other events as needed - Participate in special projects and lead technical meetings as assigned - Develop and process Ship Alteration Technical Data in accordance with schedule constraints and governing requirements. - Occasional travel is required - This is a permanent position that reports to the HM&E Engineering Team Lead in Maine Required/Preferred Education/Training - BS Degree in an Engineering discipline Required/Preferred Experience - Familiarity with DDG 51 class construction and documentation required - Experience in a marine repair environment preferred - Project Management experience preferred - Must have the flexibility to work in a fast paced environment under the pressure of changing and often conflicting priorities - Ability to multi-task and manage simultaneous projects required - Strong research skills and attention to detail required - Self-motivation, strong work ethic and ability to work independently required - Ability to work effectively in a team environment with varying personalities required - Competence in MS Office products and general PC skills required - Strong oral and written communication skills required
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Bath, ME, USA
Oct 30, 2019
Full time
Job Description This is salary position which supports the Preservation Technician trade in the following  manner: • Coordinate and oversee trade training: schedule sessions, ensure material/tool availability, develop/refine curriculum, keep records, and oversight of trade trainers • Assist with trade process standardization: Writing/updating procedures, delivering training, recordkeeping, checklist implementation, etc. • Assist with trade audits • Assist with researching and implementing trade improvements: process, material, tooling, etc. • Fill in as Front Line Supervisor as circumstances dictate Required/Preferred Education/Training Required – High School Diploma or GED. Preferred – BIW PDP program graduate or apprentice graduate   Required/Preferred Experience Preferred – 10 years P10 trade experience or Shipyard experience Preferred – Fluent with Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Power Point
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Bath, ME, USA
Oct 30, 2019
Full time
Job Description - Plan, organize, and coordinate work of mechanics on crew - Ensure quality and timeliness of work is completed within budgeted parameters - Assign and status MACPAC work orders/coordinate operational schedule - Support and administer labor contract and ensure safety regulations - Communicate with other supervisors to help achieve and maintain smooth work flow and high degree of productivity - Use electronic Time Accounting System (TAS) to maintain employees' time and overtime daily. Required/Preferred Education/Training High School diploma or GED required, Graduate BIW Apprentice required Required/Preferred Experience - Two years’ experience in T04 classification preferred - 5 years supervisory experience preferred - Understanding of shipbuilding processes and MACPAC system preferred - Excellent communication and interpersonal skills - Demonstrated ability to effectively manage conflict - Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities - Previous supervisory experience in a production environment is desired
$15.97 - $18.36 hourly
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Bath, ME, USA
Oct 30, 2019
Full time
Job Description The pay range for this position ranges from $15.97 - $18.36/hr.   This is an entry level position (Grade 1 – 3) to work as a Stagebuilder. Applicants may be assigned any S18 Trade tasks, but will initially be assigned entry level staging operations including (but not limited to): installing and repairing ladders, using basic hand tools, operating mobile equipment, or to assist more experienced Stagebuilders with more complex service jobs. Required/Preferred Education/Training Preferred – High School Diploma or GED. Preferred – Previous construction staging training and experience Required/Preferred Experience Required – Experience using basic hand and power tools. Required – Must be comfortable with heights. Required - Must be able to perform all functions on the S18 task list. Required - Must meet the requirements of the S18 physical task analysis.
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works San Diego, CA, USA
Oct 30, 2019
Full time
Job Description Permanent position located in San Diego, CA. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to: • Acting in a liaison capacity supporting the local PMR, SWRMC, and their Installing Agents (IA) with the installation of maintenance and/ or modernization alterations during the ships scheduled CNO availabilities. • Perform ship checks to support DDG-1000 design development. Packages must be developed in such a manner that they can serve as a basis for design development. • Generate design for ship alterations as required. • Investigate emergent waterfront issues and interface directly with the waterfront community and Ship's Force. Required/Preferred Education/Training • High school diploma/GED required. • Associates/Bachelor’s degree in a technical field preferred. Required/Preferred Experience • Minimum of 3 years of technical experience required, 5 years preferred. • Ability to interpret and follow technical procedures, standards, and work instructions required. • Marine design/liaison experience required. • Design background with multi discipline experience preferred. • Proficiency in developing design in Auto-CAD. • Knowledge of DDG-1000 Class ships and shipboard systems. • Proficiency in moderate to complex development work, problem solving and the review/check of another employee's work required. • Must have strong communication skills and ability to work in a team environment. • Demonstrated ability to work independently with little oversight. • Ability to represent Bath Iron Works autonomously and in a professional manner. • Ability to obtain a Secret clearance required. • Ship checks could require some climbing.
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Brunswick, ME, USA
Oct 30, 2019
Full time
Job Description Function as the supervisor of operations at Government Furnished Material (GFM) Warehouse. This role includes direct supervision of all warehouse personnel including Material Handlers, Admin, etc. This supervisor will develop and execute performance goals and expectations for the shift.  Supervise the receiving, shipping and all other operations within the warehouse.  Must be willing to roll your sleeves up and lead by example.  Support the transition to a Total Safety Culture within the operations at GFM Warehouse. Perform safety audits (daily, weekly, and monthly) and drive the correction of safety concerns. Coach, train and mentor employees. Support accurate inventory and capacity reports. Assist in Material Control and Warehousing performance improvement initiatives as assigned. Assist with weekly metrics and reporting. Required/Preferred Education/Training BS degree in business management / logistics, or Graduate BIW Apprentice preferred, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Knowledge of Hazardous Materials shipping and storage practices. Knowledge of continuous process improvement methodology. Required/Preferred Experience Experience related to materials, inventory, or warehousing preferred. At least 3 years prior supervisory experience preferred. Experience with Time Accounting System (TAS) preferred. Knowledge of SAP, BMCS, and MACPAC preferred. Knowledge of material practices at BIW. PC skills required (Microsoft Office suite). Experience working in an organized labor environment preferred. Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously Outstanding written and oral communication required.
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Bath, ME, USA
Oct 30, 2019
Full time
Job Description Implements and maintains operation and physical design of diverse databases.  Conducts performance tuning of indexes, optimization of storage functionality (i.e. compression techniques), and databases in general.  Reviews database design and integration of systems, provides backup recovery, clones, and makes recommendations regarding enhancements and/or improvements.  Maintains security and integrity controls.  Formulates and implements policies, procedures, and standards relating to database management, and monitors transaction activity and utilization.  Support the MS Office Help Desk Required/Preferred Education/Training High School Diploma/GED required Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related technical fields preferred Required/Preferred Experience 2 years of work experience in an IT environment preferred. Additional education will be considered in lieu of experience. Ability to demonstrate and understand/create VBA code required Basic understanding of common troubleshooting techniques when working on user-created database applications Knowledge of database architectural concepts and best practices Ability to collect, create, and adhere to detailed documentation Demonstrate ability to effectively and efficiently communicate Ability to work individually or as part of a team Overtime early mornings, evenings, and/or weekends may be required Must be competent in MS Office products Ability to adapt quickly to change in day to day work priorities
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works
Oct 30, 2019
Full time
Job Description The pay range for this position ranges from $15.97 - $18.36/hr.   This is an entry level position performing pipefitting processes such as fabrication, assembly, installation, and testing of ship piping systems, including associated hangers, which are either welded, brazed, or mechanically joined.  These processes may be performed in all areas of the shipyard including shipboard as well as various production buildings.  A physical task analysis is available at the time of interview.  Required/Preferred Education/Training Preferred - High School Diploma or GED Required/Preferred Experience Required - Basic knowledge in blueprint reading and ability to follow written instructions. Required - Must meet the requirements of the physical task analysis. Preferred - Previous marine pipefitting experience, including the use of associated hand tools.
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Bath, ME, USA
Oct 30, 2019
Full time
Job Description The pay range for this position ranges from $15.97/hr - $18.36/hr. This is an entry level position (pay grades 1-3) to work within the Marine Electrical Trade.  Applicants may be assigned to a variety of E02 tasks, including (but not limited to): fabrication of foundations; lay-out and installation of foundations (using welding equipment); layout and installation of wire-ways; installation of electrical equipment; installation of cables; cut-in and hookup of cables to equipment. Applicants must be able to perform this work in all areas of the shipyard to include shipboard, in production buildings, on the LLTF, in the dry dock, or on ships in the water. Required/Preferred Education/Training Preferred - High School Diploma or GED. Required/Preferred Experience Required - Experience with the use of hand, power, and pneumatic tools. Required - Basic knowledge of blueprint reading. Required - Must meet and perform to the requirements of the E02 Physical Task Analysis. Preferred - Experience in an industrial or shipbuilding environment.
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Bath, ME, USA
Oct 30, 2019
Full time
Job Description Plan, organize, and coordinate work of mechanics Ensure quality and timeliness of work Ensure work is completed within budgeted parameters Assign and status MACPAC work orders Coordinate operational schedule Support and administer union contract Ensure safety regulations are adhered to Communicate with other supervisors to help achieve and maintain smooth work flow and high degree of productivity Use electronic Time Accounting System (TAS) to maintain employees' daily time including overtime Required/Preferred Education/Training High School diploma or GED required, Graduate BIW Apprentice preferred Required/Preferred Experience 2 years experience in Pipefitting required Previous supervisory experience in a production environment preferred Solid understanding of shipbuilding and/or manufacturing processes Understanding of MACPAC systems preferred Excellent communication and interpersonal skills Demonstrated ability to effectively manage conflict Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities