Position Description

Assistant Project Manager II (Integrated Logistics Support)
Company - Location Vancouver Shipyards - North Vancouver, BC - 2 Pemberton Avenue
Employment Duration Full-time permanent salaried
Posting # 5121
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Assistant Project Manager II (Integrated Logistics Support)

Job Grade - 5

The Integrated Logistics Support (ILS) Assistant Project Manager is responsible for planning and control of ILS activities for new build projects to ensure timely completion according to customer requirement and budget at the required quality level.

Note: Due to business needs, this position is required to be fully on-site based at the Pemberton Campus 

What you’ll do

Reporting to the ILS Project Manager, ensures project processes and procedures are adhered to by ILS personnel, as well as service providers and suppliers where applicable. The Assistant Project Manager supervises project and Program related KPIs for the ILS and In Service Support projects and formulates action plans to address gaps and/or reinforce existing practices. The following accountabilities are pertinent:

  • Support the ILS Project Management in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant collaborators and ensuring technical feasibility.
  • Coordinate internal and external resources as applicable for the execution of ILS activities.
  • Support Subcontracts with the development of Subcontractor Technical Procurement Specifications for execution of subcontracted results.
  • Lead changes to the project scope, project timeline and project costs using appropriate verification techniques.
  • Manage the relationship with all stakeholders.
  • Develop and manage the program schedule and budget for progress.
  • Establish delivery plans with clients negotiating and agreeing the engagement to the contractual arrangements.
  • Cultivate collaboration and dedication to the Seaspan's Values and Core Competencies.
  • Attend Reviews and Technical Interchange Meetings, as required.

Direct maintenance & support requirements to the LSA Project Manager for development and delivery of the following:

  1. LSA Analysis
  2. Provisioning
  3. Materiel and Provisioning List
  4. Carried-on Board Spares
  5. Insurance Spares
  6. Base Spares
  7. Special Tools and Test Equipment (STTE)
  8. Onboard Storage Location
  9. Packaging, Handling, Storage and Transportation (PHS&T)

What you’ll bring

  • University degree or a diploma in engineering, business administration or logistics management.
  • 2+ years' experience in program or project management within the last 5 years.
  • Experience leading or managing an ILS project.
  • Experience in System Management relating to In Service Support.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) designation an asset.

Why you’ll love working here

  • This is a full-time, permanent position. With multiple operations and long-term projects, Seaspan employees enjoy job stability as we look ahead to build ships for decades to come.
  • In addition to an annual bonus and pension plan matching, this role provides you a very competitive salary in line with the successful candidate’s experience.
  • We also provide a best-in-class health and wellness benefits package for this position, including such things as full health care (e.g. unlimited physiotherapy), dental, vision, life insurance, medical leave coverage, maternity and parental leave coverage, childcare benefit partnership, wellness/fitness reimbursement for memberships or registration fees, and an Employee Family Assistance Program (EFAP).
  • Free on-site gym 
  • Parking is included and to assist those that are using transit, we operate a complimentary shuttle bus Monday through Friday with various pick up and drop off points around North Vancouver.
  • This position qualifies for an optional hybrid work schedule.

About us:

Seaspan Shipyards: Seaspan Shipyards is one of North America’s most modern shipyards and unique in its ability to provide a complete range of services including new construction, conversion, refit, repair and life-cycle maintenance work for Canada’s Coast Guard and Navy as well as commercial vessels including cruise-ships and deep-sea vessels. Seaspan Shipyards operations include Vancouver Shipyards, Vancouver Drydock and Victoria Shipyards. #LI-CV1 #LI-HYBRID

To learn more, visit our website: www.seaspan.com

Seaspan is committed to Employment Equity, supports diversity in the workplace, and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including, women, members of visible minorities, Indigenous persons, and persons with disabilities. Furthermore, we are committed to providing an inclusive and accessible environment. If you require reasonable accommodation during the recruitment process, please let us know, and we will work with you to support your request.