Structural Modification Supervisor (AIT)

Website Serco

Job Highlights

Title Structural Modification Supervisor (AIT)
Type Full Time
Experience 8 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Newport News, VA, United States
Company Serco

Company Profile

Serco is one of the world’s largest providers of public services to Governments. It operates in five sectors of public service provision i.e. Health, Transport, Justice & Immigration, Defense, and Citizens Services.

Job Profile

The company is searching for a Structural Modification Supervisor (AIT) who will be part of a team that works closely with the customer and other Serco team members to deliver high technology performed onboard U.S. Naval Ships and military installations.

Education Level

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

Work Experience

  • A minimum of 8 years of experience


  • Be familiar with NAVSEA standard concepts and NAVSEA MIL-STD-2042, Fiber Optic Cable Topology Installation Standard Methods for Naval Ships
  • Be skilled and familiar with Naval Cableway Management under MIL-STD-2003 and NAVSEAINST.9304.1D Cableway Management Systems
  • Ensure strict compliance with shipboard drawings, technical guidance, and QA inspection of installed systems.
  • Identify welding gear requirements to include welding consumables for multiple tasks.
  • Implement shipyard operating and safety rules.
  • Knowledge and understanding of WAF/Tag-Out guidelines, hot work requirements, and professional standards for structural component installation.
  • Lead teams of various skill positions to include; Electricians, Engineering Technicians, Mechanics, Welders, Shipfitters, Subcontractors, and Laborers
  • Maintain inventory and accountability of installation materials, tools, and test equipment as directed.
  • Read and interpret Shipboard Installation Drawings (SIDs).
  • Submit daily reports, maintain timesheets, complete Conditions Found Reports (CFRs), make recommendations for Liaison Action Reports (LARs), maintain inventory and accountability of installation material, tools, and test equipment Interface with Customer On-site Installation Coordinators Qualifications:
  • Typically reports to a Project/Program Manager.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Be able to obtain access to Shipyard and Government installations.
  • Be available and willing to travel up to 10% of the time
  • Proficiency in handling and termination of CAT5/6 cable
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Project, Excel, and Office to develop and update schedules and cost requirements.
  • Strong knowledge and experience of Maritime electrical systems and structural components, WAF/Tag-Out guidelines, and professional standards installing fiber optic, electrical, and electronic parts, including hardware in housings or assemblies.
  • The ability to obtain or maintain an active Secret clearance.
  • The ability to work in Newport News, VA.

Desired Qualifications

  • An active Secret Clearance
  • Structural team lead experience (AIT)
  • Surface shipboard installation welding experience in the following is highly preferred – FCAWW, SMAW including Stainless, GMAW including AL, GTAW including AL/STL, Plasma cutting, and Oxy Acetylene


Medical Benefits-

  • Medical plan options
  • Dental and vision plan options
  • Health savings accounts or health reimbursement accounts
  • Flexible spending accounts

Lifestyle Benefits-

  • 401(k) company matching and pension plans
  • Supplemental life insurance options
  • Supplemental US Insurance
  • Critical illness insurance
  • Purchased paid time off
  • Wellbeing programs and Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Employee Perks-

  • Tuition reimbursement and professional development programs
  • Flexible working programs
  • Employee discount program
  • Automobile buying program
  • Back-up care and childcare support
  • Employee reward and recognition programs

Employer’s Statement

Serco is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The company is committed to diversifying its workforce (race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, and vets).

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