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

From it's humble beginnings in 1944, Pacific Marine & 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 navigate yourself into a new career!

Assistant Mechanical Superintendent

Assists Mechanical/Machinist Superintendent in supervising approximately 15-20 machinists and mechanics work in support of ship repair and product fabrication. This includes but is not limited to: repair of mechanical components, manufacture and repair of components by machining, fabricating components with CNC cutters, mills, lathes, disassembly/reassembly of various shipboard machinery/equipment, and installation/re-installation of shipboard machinery/equipment. Under direction and in collaboration with the Superintendent, supervises union ship workers engaged in mechanical and machinist duties ensuring accomplishment of assigned work on time and within budget. Enforces safety and environmental regulations. The assistant superintendent generates job assignments and communicates to subordinate employees, makes recommendations to the superintendent on matters related to hiring, termination, suspension, advancement, promotion, demotion, discipline, addresses or adjust employee grievances and other supervisory duties as required. In the absence of the Superintendent, will assume duties and responsibilities as directed by the Production Manager.

Assistant Structural Superintendent

Executes the day to day operations within the structural department as directed by the Structural Superintendent. Responsible for safety, quality, schedule and budget of all assigned work. Assists in the planning, managing, and execution of welding projects and repairs in production with applicable departments, personnel, and customers. Assists in the department's development in trade skills and workmanship.  Must have working knowledge of different types of welding, different types of fabrication materials, and of NDT Inspection.


This position requires a dependable and efficient CDL truck driver. Must be organized, detailed oriented, and comfortable working independently. A clean driving record and commercial driving experience is a must.

Engineering Intern - Part-Time

The Engineering Intern will work directly with the project management team to provide support for construction and repair projects.  The Engineering Intern will have the opportunity to gain experience and learn about the work as a project engineer in the local maritime and construction industries. 

Equipment Reconditioning Technician

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.


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.

Facility Access Control Specialist

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.

IT Manager

The Information Technology Manager 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.

IT/ Help Desk Support

Maintain and monitor user-end workstations and productivity on local area network. Perform a variety of maintenance, software installation, end-user support and training tasks to ensure end-user workstations and network performance meet company and user requirements. Provide support to staff on all company-support applications. Troubleshoot computer problems, determine source and advise on appropriate action. Complete application project-based work. Perform responsibilities in accordance with all company standards, policies and procedures.


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

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 Pipefitter (5+ years Experience)

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

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.

Project Manager

PSI is the largest privately owned shipyard in Hawaii, with two of the largest dry docks in the state. We have been in business since 1944 and have a large labor force of skilled craftsman with a full support staff of professionals who comprise of engineering, project management, QA, EHS, accounting, contracts, and human resources.

We are seeking a highly qualified Project Manager (PM) to join our Project Management team. The Project Manager will report to the Vice President of Programs and is responsible for the management and execution of commercial and military ship repair contracts ranging from $1M and up to $100M in value. The ideal candidate will thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced environment with full responsibility for the successful outcome of his/her project.

The PM must be an excellent communicator and leader to establish and maintain working relationships with different stakeholders, including owners, managers, estimators, engineers, subcontractors, supervisors, and production workers. The PM must have experience and knowledge of government contracts, estimating methods, project scheduling, and be comfortable negotiating contract changes with the customer. Additionally, the PM should have experience onboard ships as well as experience with traditional marine engineering and shipboard equipment. The PM will need to read and understand complex work specifications, diagrams, blueprints, technical manuals, test procedures, and NAVSEA Standard Items.

The Project Manager must be knowledgeable of Project Management principles such as scheduling and work sequencing, risk management, performance management, and change management. The PM must be effective in scheduling and coordinating multiple resources such as labor, equipment, material, and subcontract support.

The PM must be capable of conducting daily and weekly meetings with all stakeholders ranging from executive management to customers. These meetings may include production meetings, weekly progress meetings, conferences, and formal reviews.

Property Systems Supervisor

Committed to the success of the company by accurately receiving, recording, issuing, and tracking of materials used on job. Also responsible for maintaining process and records for periodic inspections of tools used on the job.

Purchasing Clerk

The purchasing agent negotiates vendor terms, prices and schedules delivery using knowledge of budget and schedule requirements.


Pacific Shipyards is searching for a Scheduler to work in our programs department. 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, and production managers to support scheduling activities and recommend changes to improve the efficiency of planning and reporting to the customer. 

Tool Room Supervisor

This is a hands-on position requiring supervision and oversight of the shipyard tool room, and warehouse. Supervises the proper operation of the Tool Room and staff. Possess general knowledge of various consumable and non-consumable tools and product required to support ship repair operations. Is familiar with established warehouse practices for maintaining adequate equipment supply levels, ordering of supplies, and proper receiving, put away and issue of supplies. Has general knowledge of minor tool repairs and tool accountability procedures. May be tasked from time to time to execute tasks as directed by the Support Manager.

Training Administrator

The Training Administrator will be a vital part of our organization by identifying and monitoring training needs in the organization, and design, plan, and implement training programs, policies, and procedures to fulfill those needs.  The Training Administrator is responsible for maintaining training records and certifications for all personnel.   The Training Administrator is also tasked with evaluating training for effectiveness and reporting results. 


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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