General Laborer (L40) Manager

  • General Dynamics Bath Iron Works
  • Bath, ME, USA
  • Mar 25, 2019
Full time Management

Job Description

Job Description

Provide technical and resource management primarily for the General Laborer Department across all areas of the shipyard.

• Ensure that Trade employees are adequately trained to safely perform jobs prior to assignment. 
• Manage personnel assignments to meet a variety of needs throughout the shipyard. Work with Area and Trade management to identify needs and work solutions on a weekly basis.
• Interface directly with Supervisors to ensure that General Laborers receive clear performance goals and feedback, and are given opportunities for continued learning. 
• Maintain a professional working environment within the trade, including resolution of personnel issues in a timely manner. 
• Facilitate personnel moves, loans, and facility or shift assignments.
• Manage and issue discipline to employees, as required.
• Monitor probationary evaluations and merit increases to ensure fairness and consistency. 
• Be visible on the deck-plates to develop relationships with Trade employees and to provide communication and support.

Required/Preferred Education/Training

Bachelor's degree combined with applicable work experience preferred.

Required/Preferred Experience

• Five or more years of progressive supervisory/management experience at BIW.
• Sound interpersonal and teamwork skills required.
• Excellent administrative and organizational skills required. 
• Demonstrated conflict resolution skills required. 
• Familiarity with the BIW Local S6 Labor Contract required. 
• Computer skills in Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, PeopleSoft, WFM, LMS, preferred.
• Experience in Craft Administration duties preferred.