Careers – Mount Pearl, NL

Thank you for your interest in Genoa Design. Genoa is focused on hiring the right people for the right job. We not only have a passion for ships, we also have a passion for living well. We believe in offering employees a satisfying, challenging and balanced work environment. If this sounds like the place for you, please see our current job postings.

Junior Production Designers

Job Overview

Reports to: Technical Manager

Location of employment: Mount Pearl

Annual salary: Competitive Compensation Package

Position type: Full-time, permanent (40 hours per week)

Company Contact Information:
jobs@genoadesign.com

Competition Number: 2018 JPD 008

About Genoa

Genoa Design International is a marine production design company. Our head office is located in Mount Pearl, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. We also have work sites in Vancouver and New Orleans.

In business since 1995, Genoa provides production lofting, detail design and 3D modeling services to shipbuilding and offshore industries around the world, with the majority of clients located in North America.

As an employee-owned company, Genoa’s owners work in the business every day. Genoa operates a dynamic work environment with attention to openness, flexibility, health and wellness, career progression and competitive compensation packages.

If you are looking for a career opportunity with a company whose philosophy is to put people first, create lasting relationships, make a difference, never stand still, own it and to live well, we are looking forward to hearing from you.

Applications must be submitted via email to jobs@genoadesign.com. Please include competition number 2018 JPD 008 in the subject line. While Genoa appreciates all applicants, only those short-listed for an interview will be contacted. Closing date is August 3, 2018.

What is this job really like?
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
  • Develop 3D models for structure and marine distributive systems;
  • Prepare production drawings (for shipyard);
  • Provide guidance and advice to junior designers; and
  • Ensure a level of quality control for project work.
Knowledge & Experience Requirements
  • Degree or diploma in a related discipline including naval architecture, marine systems design or equivalent combination of education and technical training, supplemented with one to two years of design experience in a related discipline;
  • Ability to read and interpret technical specifications and drawings;
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to work independently;
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize, meet project deadlines and problem solve;
  • Exposure to a shipyard or production environment is an asset; and
  • Knowledge of ShipConstructor, Rhino and Cadmatic would be considered an asset.
Competencies Required
  • Using Judgment (analytical and decisive decision making, able to prioritize and communicate)
  • Quality Orientation
  • Results Orientation
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
Working Conditions
  • Office Environment

Intermediate Production Designers

Job Overview

Reports to: Technical Manager

Location of employment: Mount Pearl

Annual salary: Competitive Compensation Package

Position type: Full-time, permanent (40 hours per week)

Company Contact Information:
jobs@genoadesign.com

Competition Number:2018 IPD 009

About Genoa

Genoa Design International is a marine production design company. Our head office is located in Mount Pearl, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. We also have work sites in Vancouver and New Orleans.

In business since 1995, Genoa provides production lofting, detail design and 3D modeling services to shipbuilding and offshore industries around the world, with the majority of clients located in North America.

As an employee-owned company, Genoa’s owners work in the business every day. Genoa operates a dynamic work environment with attention to openness, flexibility, health and wellness, career progression and competitive compensation packages.

If you are looking for a career opportunity with a company whose philosophy is to put people first, create lasting relationships, make a difference, never stand still, own it and to live well, we are looking forward to hearing from you.

Applications must be submitted via email to jobs@genoadesign.com. Please include competition number 2018 IPD 009 in the subject line. While Genoa appreciates all applicants, only those short-listed for an interview will be contacted. Closing date is August 3, 2018.

What is this job really like?
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
  • Develop 3D models for structure and marine distributive systems;
  • Prepare production drawings (for shipyard);
  • Provide guidance and advice to junior designers;
  • Ensure a level of quality control for project work; and
  • Responsible for ongoing management of client relationships.
Knowledge & Experience Requirements
  • Degree or diploma in a related discipline including naval architecture, marine systems design or equivalent combination of education and technical training, supplemented with a minimum of four years of design experience in a related discipline;
  • Strong technical skills including the ability to read and interpret technical specifications and drawings;
  • Experience using AutoCAD;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to work independently;
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task, prioritize, meet project deadlines and problem solve;
  • Exposure to a shipyard or production environment is an asset; and
  • Knowledge of ShipConstructor, Rhino and Cadmatic would be considered an asset.
Competencies Required
  • Good Judgment (analytical and decisive decision making, able to prioritize and communicate)
  • Quality Orientation
  • Results Orientation
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
Working Conditions
  • Office Environment

Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Job Overview

Reports to: Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Location of employment: Mount Pearl

Annual salary: Competitive Compensation Package

Position type: Full-time, permanent (40 hours per week)

Company Contact Information:
jobs@genoadesign.com

About Genoa

Genoa Design International is a marine production design company. Our head office is located in Mount Pearl, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. We also have work sites in Vancouver and New Orleans.

In business since 1995, Genoa provides production lofting, detail design and 3D modeling services to shipbuilding and offshore industries around the world, with the majority of clients located in North America.

As an employee-owned company, Genoa’s owners work in the business every day. Genoa operates a dynamic work environment with attention to openness, flexibility, health and wellness, career progression and competitive compensation packages.

If you are looking for a career opportunity with a company whose philosophy is to put people first, create lasting relationships, make a difference, never stand still, own it and to live well, we are looking forward to hearing from you.

For more information about this exciting opportunity, please contact Beverley Evans, bevans@kbrs.ca or Erica Armstrong, earmstrong@kbrs.ca at 1-866-822-6022, or submit your application online at: www.kbrs.ca/Careers/12120

What is this job really like?

Genoa is seeking its inaugural Chief Operating Officer, based in Mount Pearl, NL, who will play a pivotal role in shaping strategy as well as guiding the future and development of the firm.

The COO directs the team and resources to ensure the firm has the right structure, people and functional capabilities to achieve its strategic growth, while safeguarding the firm’s assets and financial stability.

The COO will manage and develop business goals based on both current and future capability. These goals will effectively anticipate and respond to the evolving needs of the business. Additionally, the COO will ensure that day-to-day operations are consistently aligned with the firm’s objectives. With sound operational oversight, the COO will oversee operating budgets, cost controls, performance measurements, administrative and human resources policies, risk management policies, contract administration and priorities and procedures.

Demonstrating leadership, the COO will align employees and processes with Genoa’s culture and overall strategic direction, providing support for growth and development of the team and monitoring key performance indicators to confirm established goals and objectives are being achieved. The COO is responsible for ensuring performance meets operational standards, financial targets and internal and external client service level agreements by striking the right balance of speed, quality and cost.

Knowledge & Experience Requirements

As the ideal candidate, you have demonstrated senior leadership experience at the executive level within a corporate or professional services environment, along with business, operations and financial acumen. Your knowledge and experience in ship design is considered an asset. You have a high degree of integrity and honesty, consistently lead by example and use a visible management style to develop a collegial culture within your team. A change leader, you seek opportunities for continuous improvement to organizational workflow and operational processes. You have a successful track record identifying and driving value in an organization, as well as a reputation for being a trusted business advisor who fosters strategic organizational growth and development. You have demonstrated strong fiscal and budgetary management and experience resolving operational issues in a client-centric environment. You have natural and superior interpersonal and communication skills and can build seamless working relationships across an organization. Detail-oriented, with excellent analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills you possess natural confidence but are low ego and are known as a candid team player who is open-minded and patient in your approach to business.

Working Conditions
  • Office Environment