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

    Intermediate Procurement Specialist  Dartmouth 2021-07-31 Nova Scotia
    Intermediate Procurement Specialist, Shipbuilding  Dartmouth 2021-07-31 Nova Scotia
    Training Specialist (Product Lifecycle Management)  Dartmouth 2021-07-31 Nova Scotia
    Senior Project Supply Chain Specialist  Halifax 2021-07-31 Nova Scotia
    Deputy Project Director  Multiple Locations 2021-07-31
    Deputy Project Director- Design  Multiple Locations 2021-07-30
    Continuous Improvement Engineer  Halifax 2021-07-30 Nova Scotia
    Materials Supervisor - Ship Repair  Halifax 2021-07-30 Nova Scotia
    Quality Control Engineer  Halifax 2021-07-30 Nova Scotia
    Supply Chain Continuous Improvement Specialist  Dartmouth 2021-07-29 Nova Scotia
    Manager, Contracts  Dartmouth 2021-07-29 Nova Scotia
    Project Engineer, AOPS   Halifax 2021-07-29 Nova Scotia
    Senior Electrical Engineer  Halifax 2021-07-28 Nova Scotia
    Design for Build & Build Authority Manager   Dartmouth 2021-07-28 Nova Scotia
    Manufacturing Engineering - Senior Manager  Dartmouth 2021-07-28 Nova Scotia
    Document Control Administrator - Local 28  Halifax 2021-07-28 Nova Scotia
    Associate Procurement Specialist - Unifor Local 28  Halifax 2021-07-28 Nova Scotia
    Senior Platform Systems Engineer  Halifax 2021-07-28 Nova Scotia
    Senior Engineering Manager, CSC  Halifax 2021-07-28 Nova Scotia
    Manufacturing Engineer  Dartmouth 2021-07-28 Nova Scotia
    Production Project Cost Analyst  Halifax 2021-07-27 Nova Scotia
    Engineering Student - Fall Term 2021 - Systems Engineering   Halifax 2021-07-27 Nova Scotia
    Project Engineer  Dartmouth 2021-07-27 Nova Scotia
    Opportunities - Production Director  Halifax 2021-07-26 Nova Scotia
    Validation and Acceptance, Team Lead  Dartmouth 2021-07-25 Nova Scotia
    Manufacturing Engineer  Dartmouth 2021-07-25 Nova Scotia
    Assistant Project Manager, CSC  Dartmouth 2021-07-25 Nova Scotia
    Intermediate Field Service Engineer  Halifax 2021-07-24 Nova Scotia
    Opportunities Accuracy Control Technician  Halifax 2021-07-24 Nova Scotia
    Senior Manufacturing Engineer  Multiple Locations 2021-07-24
    Process Development Engineer  Halifax 2021-07-24 Nova Scotia
    Product Data Transfer Manager  Dartmouth 2021-07-24 Nova Scotia
    Senior Mechanical Systems Engineer  Halifax 2021-07-24 Nova Scotia
    Senior Electrical Engineer  Halifax 2021-07-24 Nova Scotia
    Engineering Technologist   Multiple Locations 2021-07-23
    Opportunities - SSR Riggers  Shelburne 2021-07-23 Nova Scotia
    Project Administrator, CSC   Halifax 2021-07-23 Nova Scotia
    Weight Control Engineer  Dartmouth 2021-07-23 Nova Scotia
    Opportunities - Production Supervisor, Steel  Multiple Locations 2021-07-22
    Opportunities - Production Supervisor, Electrical  Halifax 2021-07-22 Nova Scotia
    Opportunities - Production Supervisor, Mechanical  Halifax 2021-07-22 Nova Scotia
    Team Lead, Production Planning  Halifax 2021-07-22 Nova Scotia
    Production Resources Coordinator   Halifax 2021-07-22 Nova Scotia
    Systems Security Engineering Team Lead  Halifax 2021-07-22 Nova Scotia
    Associate Procurement Specialist   Dartmouth 2021-07-21 Nova Scotia
    Ship Signature Engineer   Dartmouth 2021-07-21 Nova Scotia
    Planner, Electrical   Halifax 2021-07-21 Nova Scotia
    Designated Official & Export Classification Specialist   Dartmouth 2021-07-21 Nova Scotia
    Certification Specialist  Dartmouth 2021-07-21 Nova Scotia
    Materials and Coating Engineer  Multiple Locations 2021-07-21
    Manufacturing Engineer  Dartmouth 2021-07-21 Nova Scotia
    Cyber Security Specialist   Multiple Locations 2021-07-21
    Requirements Engineer  Dartmouth 2021-07-21 Nova Scotia
    Production Controller, Manufacturing Engineering  Halifax 2021-07-21 Nova Scotia
    Security Assurance Specialist  Multiple Locations 2021-07-21
    Validation and Acceptance Engineer  Dartmouth 2021-07-21 Nova Scotia
    Production Control Manager, Manufacturing Engineering  Halifax 2021-07-21 Nova Scotia
    Sr. Procurement Specialist, Shipbuilding  Dartmouth 2021-07-21 Nova Scotia
    Electromagnetic Environmental Effects (EMI/EMC) Engineer  Dartmouth 2021-07-21 Nova Scotia
    Project Controls Specialist  Dartmouth 2021-07-21 Nova Scotia
    Sr. Procurement Specialist  Dartmouth 2021-07-21 Nova Scotia
    Manager, Supportability   Halifax 2021-07-21 Nova Scotia
    Assistant Project Manager, CSC  Dartmouth 2021-07-19 Nova Scotia
    Engineer, Platform Delivery  Dartmouth 2021-07-19 Nova Scotia
    Project Manager, CSC  Halifax 2021-07-17 Nova Scotia
    Team Lead, Scheduling  Dartmouth 2021-07-17 Nova Scotia
    Zonal Team Lead  Dartmouth 2021-07-17 Nova Scotia
    Project Manager, CSC  Halifax 2021-07-17 Nova Scotia
    Operations Trainer, Paint  Halifax 2021-07-17 Nova Scotia
    Supply Chain Manager, Integration  Halifax 2021-07-15 Nova Scotia
    Opportunities - SSR Production Supervisor, Welding  Shelburne 2021-07-15 Nova Scotia
    Engineering Student - Fall Term 2021 - Systems Engineering   Halifax 2021-07-15 Nova Scotia
    Engineering Change Manager  Halifax 2021-07-15 Nova Scotia
    Associate Business Intelligence Engineer  Halifax 2021-07-15 Nova Scotia
    Talent Acquisition Business Partner  Halifax 2021-07-13 Nova Scotia
    Intermediate Requirements Engineer  Dartmouth 2021-07-12 Nova Scotia
    Director, Collaborative Delivery  Dartmouth 2021-07-12 Nova Scotia
    Senior Manager, Compliance  Halifax 2021-07-10 Nova Scotia
    Supply Chain Security Specialist  Halifax 2021-07-10 Nova Scotia
    Documentation Management Specialist  Dartmouth 2021-07-10 Nova Scotia
    Configuration and Information Management Specialist  Dartmouth 2021-07-10 Nova Scotia
    Assistant Project Manager, AOPS  Halifax 2021-07-10 Nova Scotia
    Certification Manager  Dartmouth 2021-07-09 Nova Scotia
    Supply Chain Operations Manager  Multiple Locations 2021-07-09
    Zonal Engineer, Platform Systems   Dartmouth 2021-07-08 Nova Scotia
    Manager, Project Engineering   Halifax 2021-07-08 Nova Scotia
    Opportunities - SSR Industrial Mechanics/Millwrights  Shelburne 2021-07-08 Nova Scotia
    CSC Proposal Specialist  Dartmouth 2021-07-08 Nova Scotia
    Opportunities - SSR Spray Painters/Labourers/Blasters   Shelburne 2021-07-08 Nova Scotia
    Process Management Lead  Dartmouth 2021-07-08 Nova Scotia
    Quality Assurance Specialist  Halifax 2021-07-08 Nova Scotia
    Director, CSC Security Integration   Dartmouth 2021-07-08 Nova Scotia
    Engineering Manager, Platform System Delivery & Zonal Design  Halifax 2021-07-07 Nova Scotia
    Senior Environmental Specialist   Halifax 2021-07-07 Nova Scotia
    Senior Scheduler   Multiple Locations 2021-07-06
    Senior Production Engineer  Dartmouth 2021-07-04 Nova Scotia
    Team Lead, Planning   Multiple Locations 2021-07-02
    Senior Information System Specialist  Halifax 2021-07-02 Nova Scotia
    Planner  Halifax 2021-07-02 Nova Scotia
    Senior Shipbuilding Technologist   Dartmouth 2021-07-02 Nova Scotia
    Supply Chain Solutions Specialist-Knowledge Solutions  Halifax 2021-07-02 Nova Scotia
    Supply Chain Solutions Specialist-Systems Solutions  Halifax 2021-07-02 Nova Scotia
    Accuracy Control Engineer   Dartmouth 2021-07-02 Nova Scotia
    Manufacturing Engineering Technologist   Dartmouth 2021-07-02 Nova Scotia
    Manufacturing Engineering Lead  Multiple Locations 2021-07-02
    Chief Engineer  Multiple Locations 2021-07-02