Posted: 05/01/2022


    • Implement the Ten Fundamentals of Supervision
    • Ensure working environment is conducive to worker comfort and safety
    • Set and monitor time goals for all tasks
    • Monitor work performance of staff daily and undertake assessments as required
    • Enhance and encourage skill development of staff
    • Monitor timekeeping and verify hours
    • Encourage effective communications and flexibility within the team and gain an understanding of their needs and problems
    • Provide motivation, maintain a high level of morale and minimize confrontation
    • Ensure on-the-job training and instruction is provided for trainees and apprentices
    • Provides avenue of cross training production staff in multiple trade skills
    • Provide feedback to Foreman or Manager on performance
    • Provide constant feedback to leadership regarding Quality, Cost, Delivery, Safety, Morale
    • Ensures compliance of all work is IAW Austal procedures and NAVSEA Standard Items
    • This position may be required to manage repair efforts in various offsite locations. The potential for offsite travel may be in excess of 40%.



    • Plan material requirements
    • Generate requisitions for leadership approval to be obtained from inventory
    • Ensure the economic use of materials to meet targets of quality and material elimination
    • Control issuing and consumption of consumables.



    • Control and maintain records of company equipment and machinery under their control
    • Ensure regular maintenance of company equipment and machinery is undertaken in conjunction with the relevant Department.
    • Communicate process improvement potential with equipment requests



    • Ensure a safe working environment is maintained meeting Austal standards in addition to local government agencies and ships force requirements
    • Attend to injuries of staff and follow up with necessary paperwork
    • Promote culture of safe working environment stressing hotwork safety, cleanliness of work area, compliance to Austal procedures and safety requirements
    Apply at: Fabrication Supervisor-SDCA | Austal Careers (austaljobs.com)


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