Welcome to the careers page for Pacific Shipyards International, LLC! 

From it's humble beginnings in 1944, Pacific Marine and Supply and PSI, have become known as leaders of service excellence and quality in the Hawaiian maritime community.  PSI strives for top notch customer service and we know that each person on our team is what makes this possible.  We offer a full package of benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance, retirement plans, paid time off, challenging and rewarding work environments, career development and more.  Consider joining the PSI team by applying for a position below and blast yourself into a new career!

Assistant Coatings Superintendent (Honolulu, HI)

This position oversees all aspects of the sandblast/painting operations of the department, as assigned by the Blast/Paint Superintendent and Production Manager. Must possess knowledge and experience and/or training of industrial, ship repair, and marine related work as it pertains to coatings, sandblasting, and hydro blasting. Minimum of 5 years supervisory experience and at least 10 years industry experience preferred. Industrial, Government, and Navy vessel experience is highly desirable. SSPC/NACE certifications are highly desirable.

Assistant Production Manager (Honolulu, HI)

The Assistant Production Manager reports directly to the Production Manager and works closely with the Business Development team, EH&S team, and other department managers. This position is responsible for the planning and scheduling aspects of a ship repair project and industrial fabrication divisions.The ideal candidate is a dynamic leader in the field monitoring job progress, works closely with superintendents, is a hands-on problem solver able to manage multiple projects simultaneously. Supports the Production Manager in ensuring project milestones and goals are met and production work is accomplished to budget. 

COVID-19 Health Screener (Honolulu, HI)

This position provides COVID-19 health screenings to incoming employees and visitors to Pacific Shipyards International, LLC's worksites located at Piers 24/25, JBPHH and Ford Island.

Contracts Administrator (Honolulu, HI)

The Contracts Administrator under the direction of the Contracts & Purchasing Manager is responsible for all contractual matters relating to the PSI contracts and subcontracts. Must have a thorough understanding of contractual requirements and consequently will advise Project Management in the interpretation of contractual issues and resolution with clients and subcontractors.

Contracts Specialist (Honolulu, HI)

The Contracts Specialist will be providing professional government contracting support to the Contracts Manager, as well as our professional engineering staff and vendors, relating to the PSI contracts and subcontracts. Must have a thorough understanding of contractual requirements and will advise in the interpretation of contractual issues and resolution with clients and subcontractors. Four (4) years of government contracting experience is preferred. This position requires excellent organization and communication skills.

Director of Information Technology (Honolulu, HI)

The Director of Information Technology establishes the Information Technology strategy for the organization and executes it. Manages the IT Department to support user needs. Ensures the IT environment is secure and protected against internal and external threats.

Environmental Assistant Manager (Honolulu, HI)

The Environmental Assistant Manager ensures environmental compliance as outlined by federal, state, and local agencies and as contractually required.

Environmental Health Safety Technicians (Honolulu, HI)

The Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) Technician ensures and enforces environmental, health, and safety regulations as outlined by federal, state, and local agencies and as contractually required.

Equipment Reconditioning Technician (Honolulu, HI)

The primary duties of the Equipment Reconditioning Technician (ERT) are to maintain the physical appearance of various types of powered and stationary equipment to the highest standards- ensuring PSI is professionally represented to customers. In addition, the ERT will perform various planned maintenance tasks to ensure equipment is in the optimum working condition.

Estimator/Planner (Honolulu, HI)

The Estimator/Planner performs estimating duties in specialty construction and repair projects for commercial, industrial, and government entities. The Estimator/Planner is responsible for overall development of cost estimates including, but not limited to, project management, engineering, fabrication, manufacturing, assembly, installation, testing, commissioning, training, warranty, and project close out support activities. This position tracks and manages projects' transaction compliance such as margins, deliverable, and invoicing. Effectively presents information to production, upper management and customers when applicable. Responsibilities include negotiation, organizing, preparing cost reports, and submission of proposals.

Facilities Maintenance Technician/ Handyman (Honolulu, HI)

The Facilities Maintenance Technician is responsible for performing a wide variety of repair and maintenance tasks. Responsible for facility repairs which can include minor electrical and plumbing fixes, painting, small remodels and construction projects, appliance repairs, and yard maintenance.

Facility Access Control Specialist (Honolulu, HI)

The Facility Access Control Specialist monitors access to facility to control traffic to and from property. Opens gate to allow entrance or exit of authorized individuals. Checks equipment and buildings for signs of intrusion, fire, or damage and contacts authorities as required.

Industrial Engineer (Honolulu, HI)

The Industrial Engineer will find ways to improve production efficiency. This qualified candidate will design efficient systems that integrate workers, information, machines, energy, and materials to make products or provide services. Performs under the direction of our Engineering manager.

Laborer (Honolulu, HI)

The Laborer position prepares, assists, and cleans various work areas that may include hazardous materials. This position support(s) all areas of production, i.e. structural, mechanical, blasting, painting, electrical, etc.

Marine Electrician (Honolulu, HI)

Marine Electricians are responsible for the installation, test and repair or marine cables and equipment, installation and connection of lighting, electrical power, troubleshooting and repair of shipboard and facilities electrical systems. The Marine Electrician will be required to use and maintain hand and power tools, various test equipment. Must be able to read blueprints, drawings, and schematics.

Marine Mechanic (Honolulu, HI)

The Marine Mechanic is responsible for repairing and maintaining shipboard mechanical equipment. Fixing, servicing, aligning, setting up, adjusting, and testing machines, devices, moving parts, and equipment that operate primarily on the basis of mechanical principles. Inspects, maintains, and repairs marine vessels of all sizes.  Works on vessels' hulls, engines, transmissions, navigational equipment, and sometimes electrical propulsion.  Must possess knowledge of general mechanics of marine vessels in additional to knowledge of general machines to repair marine vessels and/or marine components, parts, etc. Must be good with a wide spectrum of tools. 

Marine Pipefitter (5+ years Experience) (Honolulu, HI)

A Marine Pipefitter is to capable of planning, layout, fabricating, assembling, installing, repairing, and modifying piping systems, and pipe assemblies requiring close tolerance fit and structural soundness on ships, boats, barges and other floating marine equipment.

Project Engineer (Honolulu, HI)

The Project Engineer will work directly with the project management team to provide support for construction and repair projects. The Project Engineer will have the opportunity to gain experience and learn about the work as a project engineer in the local maritime and construction industries. This position provides engineering support for the company's ship repair and other projects.

QA/QC Certified Coatings Inspector (Honolulu, HI)

The QA/QC Certified Coatings Inspector will inspect coatings applied by coatings team members or subcontractors to ensure compliance with customer requirements, federal government, and NACE specifications.  This position is also expected to keep abreast of and advise leadership of industry trends, standard changes, best practices, and equipment upgrades/improvements as necessary. 

Safety Assistant Manager (Honolulu, HI)

The Safety Assistant Manager ensures health and safety compliance as outlined by federal, state, and local agencies and as contractually required.

Sandblaster/Painter (Honolulu, HI)

Painter/blasters perform blasting and painting utilizing marine coating to specified contract requirements. Painters and blasters perform blasting and painting applications as directed by supervision. Must be able to perform all blast requirements and functions utilizing all application methods and identify and correct blast and paint deficiencies as required by the contract specifications. Marine of Industrial C7 sandblasters, C12/C14 painters, and C13 UHP blasters are preferred. Sandblasters must have experience with the use of a variety of blast media. Painters must have experience in conventional, airless, and plural component application.

Scheduler (Honolulu, HI)

The Scheduler will work directly with the Project Management team to develop, maintain and progress schedules for multiple ship repair projects. The Scheduler will work closely with Executive Management, Estimators, Project Managers, Production Managers and provide project performance on a weekly basis and will actively monitor the schedule and recommend changes to improve the efficiency of planning and scheduling of projects.

Ship Repair Procurement Specialist (Honolulu, HI)

The Ship Repair Procurement Specialist will report to the Purchasing Manager and will lead the company's advanced planning procurement efforts supporting proposals and the transition to production.  Comprehensive Material Status Reports (MSR) will be assembled for both government and commercial proposals.  This position will interface with both the Estimating Department and the Purchasing Department.  Oversees front end management of largely tactical procurement activities, managing overall sourcing strategy, quality, delivery schedule and cost performance of supply base.  Interpret and review RFP provisions, references, and technical drawings for material requirements.

Tool Room Attendant (Honolulu, HI)

The Tool attendant issues necessary tools/equipment/supplies to various trades within the company and also performs inventory and stocking of the needed supplies for the warehouse/tool room as necessary. A position in this department performs shipping and receiving duties. The Tool room attendant also provides assistance with loading/off-loading of tools, equipment and material upon delivery into the warehouse. The attendant must keep track of the location of each tool in the organization and make sure that there are sufficient resources available for the construction crafts.

Welder (Honolulu, HI)

Weld metal components with appropriate equipment to fit and join, fabricate, and/or repair a variety of marine equipment and structural components per specifications and in accordance with the production schedule.

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Pacific Shipyards International, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Pursuant to Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act and the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA), Pacific Shipyards International, Inc. invites applicants for employment to self-identify himself or herself as an individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, recently separated veteran, active duty wartime or campaign badge veteran or an Armed Forces Service Medal Veteran at both the pre-offer and post offer phases of the application process.  An invitation to self-identify is incorporated into PSI's online application process.
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