Irving Shipbuilding Inc.

Marine, Industrial Manufacturing and Services

Irving Shipbuilding Inc. is one of Eastern Canada’s leading industrial groups. The integrated team of companies operates in the Marine, Industrial Manufacturing and Services sectors to provide world class shipbuilding and repair, drill rig construction and conversion, offshore fabrication, industrial manufacturing, engineering, supply chain management and quality and technical services.

Industrial market segments serviced include oil and gas, petrochemical, power generation, pulp and paper, transportation, mining and related heavy industries.

Irving Shipbuilding Inc. has its primary office at the Halifax Shipyard with other locations in the Maritime Provinces. The Company has been building quality vessels and fabricated modules for almost 50 years.

Halifax Shipyard is growing its workforce to meet requirements for several major projects, including the mid-life modernization of seven HALIFAX-class frigates for the Canadian Navy known as the FELEX Program. The yard is currently in the process of hiring management and technical positions. By the end of this year, the yard plans to more than double its staff levels, and trade positions are expected to almost triple by this time next year.

Management & Technical Positions
  • Accounting
  • Administration
  • Completions
  • Data Management
  • Drafting - All Disciplines
  • Engineering - Electrical, Industrial, Marine, Mechanical and Naval Architecture
  • Estimating
  • Health, Safety & Environment
  • Human Resources
  • IT
  • Legal
  • Marketing
  • Planning - All Disciplines
  • Process Improvement
  • Production Management - All Disciplines / Trades
  • Production Supervision - All Disciplines / Trades
  • Project Management
  • Quality Assurance / Quality Control Scheduling
  • Supply Chain
Trade Positions
  • Burner
  • Crane Operator
  • Electrician
  • Engine Fitter
  • Ironworker
  • Joiner / Stager / Carpenter / Scaffolder
  • Labourer
  • Loftsman
  • Machinist
  • Pipe Fitter
  • Maintenance
  • Painter / Blaster
  • Rigger
  • Sheet Metal
  • Warehouse
  • Welder

For more specific details regarding our openings please see 'Current Opportunities' listings below. However we are accepting resumes for all of our positions listed above at any time. If you are interested in a career with Irving Shipbuilding Inc. Please visit our Careers Site and apply today.

For more information about our company, our products and our services please visit www.irvingshipbuilding.com.

To learn about other job opportunities with the J.D. Irving family of companies, please visit careers.jdirving.com.

Current Opportunities

  Career Title Location Date Posted Region

    Process Management Coordinator  Halifax 2022-05-16 Nova Scotia
    Logistics and Inventory Analyst  Dartmouth 2022-05-15 Nova Scotia
    Quality Assurance Engineer  Halifax 2022-05-15 Nova Scotia
    Director, Defence Trade Compliance   Dartmouth 2022-05-15 Nova Scotia
    Engineering Co-op Student - Fall Term 2022  Halifax 2022-05-14 Nova Scotia
    Intermediate Procurement Specialist, Local 28  Halifax 2022-05-14 Nova Scotia
    Compensation Advisor  Halifax 2022-05-14 Nova Scotia
    Team Lead, Materials Planning  Halifax 2022-05-14 Nova Scotia
    Integration Planner  Halifax 2022-05-13 Nova Scotia
    Continuous Improvement Analyst  Halifax 2022-05-13 Nova Scotia
    Opportunities for Project Managers  Multiple Locations 2022-05-13
    Senior Capacity Planning Analyst  Halifax 2022-05-13 Nova Scotia
    Safety Advisor   Halifax 2022-05-13 Nova Scotia
    Capacity Planning Associate  Halifax 2022-05-13 Nova Scotia
    Production Coordinator  Halifax 2022-05-13 Nova Scotia
    Team Lead, Planning  Dartmouth 2022-05-13 Nova Scotia
    Production Supervisor  Halifax 2022-05-12 Nova Scotia
    Maintenance Supervisor  Halifax 2022-05-12 Nova Scotia
    Process and Quality Coordinator  Dartmouth 2022-05-12 Nova Scotia
    Process Development Engineer  Dartmouth 2022-05-12 Nova Scotia
    Deputy Project Director, AOPS  Halifax 2022-05-11 Nova Scotia
    Maintenance Planner  Halifax 2022-05-11 Nova Scotia
    Senior Advanced Planner  Dartmouth 2022-05-11 Nova Scotia
    Facilities Maintenance Manager  Halifax 2022-05-11 Nova Scotia
    Operations Trainer, Pipe  Halifax 2022-05-10 Nova Scotia
    Tooling & Equipment Associate Engineer  Multiple Locations 2022-05-10
    Welder - Red Seal - Woodside Industries (Local 73)  Dartmouth 2022-05-10 Nova Scotia
    Metal Fabricator - Red Seal - Woodside Industries (Local 73)  Dartmouth 2022-05-10 Nova Scotia
    Warehouseperson  Halifax 2022-05-10 Nova Scotia
    HSL - Welder  Halifax 2022-05-10 Nova Scotia
    Service Reliability Technician, Welding Equipment  Dartmouth 2022-05-09 Nova Scotia
    Metal Fabricator - Apprentice- 2nd Block  Halifax 2022-05-09 Nova Scotia
    Vice President, Operations  Halifax 2022-05-09 Nova Scotia
    Metal Fabricator - Journeyperson  Halifax 2022-05-09 Nova Scotia
    Project Manager, Governance  Halifax 2022-05-09 Nova Scotia
    HSL Welder - Journeyperson  Halifax 2022-05-09 Nova Scotia
    Opportunities for Talent Acquisition Business Partners  Halifax 2022-05-08 Nova Scotia
    Production Support Technician  Halifax 2022-05-07 Nova Scotia
    Combat Systems Engineering Project Manager  Dartmouth 2022-05-07 Nova Scotia
    Quality Control Inspector, Spares Receiving  Halifax 2022-05-07 Nova Scotia
    Combat System Test & Evaluation, Team Lead   Dartmouth 2022-05-07 Nova Scotia
    Quality Control Inspector, Receiving  Halifax 2022-05-07 Nova Scotia
    Junior Security Engineer  Halifax 2022-05-06 Nova Scotia
    Engineering Student, Facilities Engineering - Fall Term  Halifax 2022-05-06 Nova Scotia
    Manufacturing Engineering Co-op Student - Fall Term  Dartmouth 2022-05-06 Nova Scotia
    Senior Certification Engineer  Dartmouth 2022-05-06 Nova Scotia
    Opportunities for HSL Metal Fabricator/Ironworker  Halifax 2022-05-06 Nova Scotia
    Team Lead, Mechanical  Dartmouth 2022-05-05 Nova Scotia
    Cybersecurity Architect  Dartmouth 2022-05-05 Nova Scotia
    Estimator  Dartmouth 2022-05-05 Nova Scotia
    Mechanical Team Lead  Halifax 2022-05-05 Nova Scotia
    Senior Naval Architect  Dartmouth 2022-05-05 Nova Scotia
    Opportunities - International Skilled Trades  Halifax 2022-05-04 Nova Scotia
    Senior Structural Design Technologist  Halifax 2022-05-04 Nova Scotia
    Senior Mechanical Engineer   Halifax 2022-05-04 Nova Scotia
    Project Specialist, Combat Systems  Dartmouth 2022-05-04 Nova Scotia
    Team Lead, Scheduling  Dartmouth 2022-05-04 Nova Scotia
    Assistant Project Manager  Dartmouth 2022-05-04 Nova Scotia
    Material Catalogue Technician  Halifax 2022-05-03 Nova Scotia
    HR Business Partner  Halifax 2022-05-03 Nova Scotia
    Business/Arts Graduates: ISI New Graduate Development Program  Halifax 2022-05-03 Nova Scotia
    Production Supervisor, Steel  Halifax 2022-05-02 Nova Scotia
    Supply Chain Security Specialist - CSC  Halifax 2022-05-02 Nova Scotia
    Production Supervisor, Pipe  Halifax 2022-05-02 Nova Scotia
    Anti-Counterfeit Program Specialist  Dartmouth 2022-05-01 Nova Scotia
    Systems Engineer  Dartmouth 2022-05-01 Nova Scotia
    Opportunities for Talent Acquisition Specialists  Halifax 2022-05-01 Nova Scotia
    Opportunities for Talent Acquisition Associates  Halifax 2022-05-01 Nova Scotia
    Business Analyst   Dartmouth 2022-05-01 Nova Scotia
    Senior Procurement Specialist, Supply Chain  Dartmouth 2022-05-01 Nova Scotia
    Modeling and Simulation Specialist - Systems Engineering  Dartmouth 2022-05-01 Nova Scotia
    Project Administrator, CSC   Halifax 2022-05-01 Nova Scotia
    Production Supervisor, Services (Ship Repair)  Halifax 2022-04-30 Nova Scotia
    Material Planner  Dartmouth 2022-04-30 Nova Scotia
    Senior Mechanical Systems Engineer  Halifax 2022-04-30 Nova Scotia
    Team Lead, Hull Outfit & Aviation  Dartmouth 2022-04-30 Nova Scotia
    Mechanical Engineer  Halifax 2022-04-29 Nova Scotia
    Electrical Engineer  Halifax 2022-04-29 Nova Scotia
    Material Management Specialist  Dartmouth 2022-04-28 Nova Scotia
    Cost Controller, Supply Chain   Dartmouth 2022-04-28 Nova Scotia
    Administrative Assistant  Halifax 2022-04-28 Nova Scotia
    Senior Strategic Initiatives Specialist  Dartmouth 2022-04-28 Nova Scotia
    Application Support Specialist   Saint John 2022-04-28 New Brunswick
    Senior Procurement Specialist  Dartmouth 2022-04-28 Nova Scotia
    Supply Chain Manager, Ship Support Services  Halifax 2022-04-28 Nova Scotia
    Senior Manager, Systems Engineering  Dartmouth 2022-04-28 Nova Scotia
    Operations Trainer, Electrical  Halifax 2022-04-28 Nova Scotia
    Junior IDE Engineer  Dartmouth 2022-04-28 Nova Scotia
    NSCC Students - 5 week workterm - 2022  Multiple Locations 2022-04-27
    Electrical Facilities Engineer  Halifax 2022-04-27 Nova Scotia
    Manufacturing Engineer  Dartmouth 2022-04-27 Nova Scotia
    Facilities Reliability Engineer  Halifax 2022-04-27 Nova Scotia
    Senior Manufacturing Specialist  Halifax 2022-04-27 Nova Scotia
    Continuous Improvement Specialist  Halifax 2022-04-27 Nova Scotia
    Accuracy Control Specialist (ISI)  Halifax 2022-04-26 Nova Scotia
    Production Resources Coordinator  Halifax 2022-04-26 Nova Scotia
    HR Associate  Halifax 2022-04-26 Nova Scotia
    Planner, HVAC   Halifax 2022-04-26 Nova Scotia
    Director, Human Resources   Halifax 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Marine Systems Engineer  Dartmouth 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Systems Security Engineering Team Lead  Halifax 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Intermediate Procurement Specialist, Shipbuilding  Dartmouth 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Engineering Technologist - 1 year term  Halifax 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Heath, Safety and Environment Governance Specialist  Halifax 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Production Controller, Manufacturing Engineering  Halifax 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Intermediate Procurement Specialist  Dartmouth 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Senior Electrical Engineer  Halifax 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Security Risk Assessment Specialist  Dartmouth 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Cost Analyst   Dartmouth 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Supply Chain Security Specialist  Halifax 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Communications Specialist  Halifax 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Production Supervisor, Pipe  Halifax 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Production Supervisor, Steel  Halifax 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Cyber Security Specialist   Multiple Locations 2022-04-25
    Operations Trainer, Metal Fabricator  Halifax 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Senior Scheduler   Dartmouth 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Senior Electrical Engineer - CSC  Halifax 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Manufacturing Engineering Lead  Multiple Locations 2022-04-25
    Senior Production Engineer  Dartmouth 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Security Assurance Specialist  Multiple Locations 2022-04-25
    Senior Shipbuilding Technologist   Dartmouth 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Sr. Procurement Specialist, Shipbuilding  Dartmouth 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Scheduler, AOPS  Halifax 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Navigation Systems Engineer  Dartmouth 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Intermediate Requirements Engineer  Dartmouth 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Sr. Procurement Specialist  Dartmouth 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Director, Production   Halifax 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Senior Project Supply Chain Specialist  Halifax 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Opportunities Accuracy Control Technician  Halifax 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Opportunities - Production Director  Halifax 2022-04-25 Nova Scotia
    Production Supervisor, Paint (Night/ Backshift)  Halifax 2022-04-23 Nova Scotia
    Project Analyst  Halifax 2022-04-23 Nova Scotia
    Ship Manager (Ship Repair) - Nights  Halifax 2022-04-23 Nova Scotia
    Test & Trials Specialist, Electrical  Halifax 2022-04-23 Nova Scotia
    Estimator  Halifax 2022-04-23 Nova Scotia
    Heath, Safety and Environment Administrative Coordinator  Halifax 2022-04-23 Nova Scotia
    Senior Accountant  Dartmouth 2022-04-23 Nova Scotia
    Senior Learning & Development Specialist   Halifax 2022-04-23 Nova Scotia
    Application Development Technical Lead  Saint John 2022-04-22 New Brunswick
    HSL - Spray Painter  Halifax 2022-04-22 Nova Scotia
    Hull Outfitting Engineer  Halifax 2022-04-22 Nova Scotia
    HSL - Metal Fabricator/Ironworker  Halifax 2022-04-22 Nova Scotia
    HSL - Pipefitter  Halifax 2022-04-22 Nova Scotia
    HSL - Electrician  Halifax 2022-04-22 Nova Scotia
    HVAC Service Reliability Technician  Halifax 2022-04-22 Nova Scotia
    Occupational Health and Wellness Specialist  Halifax 2022-04-22 Nova Scotia
    Senior Procurement Specialist - CMO  Halifax 2022-04-22 Nova Scotia
    Training Specialist   Dartmouth 2022-04-21 Nova Scotia
    Project Manager, CSC  Halifax 2022-04-21 Nova Scotia
    Assistant Project Manager, CSC  Dartmouth 2022-04-21 Nova Scotia
    Supportability Manager, Canadian Surface Combatant (CSC)  Dartmouth 2022-04-21 Nova Scotia
    Senior Procurement Specialist - AOPS  Halifax 2022-04-21 Nova Scotia
    Operations Trainer, Safety (Nights)  Halifax 2022-04-21 Nova Scotia
    Team Lead, Welding Engineering   Halifax 2022-04-21 Nova Scotia
    Manager, Planning  Dartmouth 2022-04-21 Nova Scotia
    Project Coordinator  Dartmouth 2022-04-20 Nova Scotia
    Senior Manager, Strategy  Halifax 2022-04-20 Nova Scotia
    Intermediate Procurement Specialist, Local 28  Halifax 2022-04-20 Nova Scotia
    Project Controls Specialist  Dartmouth 2022-04-20 Nova Scotia
    Technical Analyst - Tower Support   Saint John 2022-04-19 New Brunswick
    Industrial Engineer, CSC  Dartmouth 2022-04-19 Nova Scotia
    Senior Structural Outfitting Designer  Multiple Locations 2022-04-19
    Project Manager   Saint John 2022-04-19 New Brunswick
    Project Specialist, VFI  Dartmouth 2022-04-19 Nova Scotia
    CSC Proposal Specialist  Dartmouth 2022-04-19 Nova Scotia
    Project Controls Specialist, Implementation   Dartmouth 2022-04-18 Nova Scotia
    Cost Analyst, Implementation   Dartmouth 2022-04-18 Nova Scotia
    Maintenance Supervisor (Nights)  Halifax 2022-04-18 Nova Scotia
    Electrical Planner  Halifax 2022-04-17 Nova Scotia