Waterfront Manager

Website Amentum

Waterfront Manager Job Highlights

Title Waterfront Manager
Type Full Time
Experience 10 Years
Function Maintenance/Others
Location San Diego, CA, United States
Company Amentum

Company Profile

Amentum is a premier global leader in designing, engineering, managing, and modernizing critical systems and programs of national significance across defense, security, intelligence, energy, and the environment.

Job Profile

The company is seeking a Waterfront Manager who will help to maintain former Navy and Coast Guard ships.

Coordinate Technical Support Services, which will include sustainment material, systems upgrades, systems integration support, training, and other related efforts associated with the transfer and acquisition, operation, and maintenance of naval vessels, systems, and related ship support infrastructure within their inventories.

A permanent presence on site is required during each ship support project to monitor operation and maintenance support activities. Work locations include various CONUS and OCONUS sites.   

Educational Qualification

  • May require a High School Diploma
  • Bachelor’s Degree (preferred)

Work Experience

  • 10 years of experience managing complex projects involving USG ships, submarines, or combat systems
  • Foreign Military Sales (FMS) support experience
  • Naval shipbuilding and overhaul experience in a public or private shipyard environment, including experience in managing a large and diverse group of individuals ranging from professional to industrial workers.


  • Conduct technical evaluations of structural analysis and load calculations to ensure the sound design and compliance meeting naval requirements.
  • Demonstrate knowledge about sheet metal, preservation, insulation, piping, and electrical systems on naval ships.
  • Ensures all contracted work is completed on time under subcontract agreements.
  • Interacts with technical leads for each area of expertise to monitor task progress, identify issues that impact the project schedule, and implement remedies.
  • Leverages hands-on experience working and inspecting ship structures, tanks, voids, intakes/exhaust systems knowledge of welding requirements.
  • Maintain, organize, track status, and prioritize engineering documents (both physical and electronic records).
  • Oversees all aspects of ship maintenance and repair support projects reporting directly to the Program Manager (PM).
  • Responds to deficiencies, delays, remedies, etc., and coordinate with responsible parties.
  • Utilize computers including the Microsoft Office Suite for reviewing and compiling information for data entry and transferring files and electronic/digital scans. Communicate effectively in writing and orally.


  • Ability to supervise complex maintenance availabilities for ships, boats, and craft ranging in size from 7-150 meters.
  • Ability to travel CONUS and OCONUS (up to 25%).
  • Ability to obtain a United States Passport.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to work onsite and remotely.
  • Ability to obtain a secret US government clearance. Note: US citizenship is required to obtain a secret clearance.


  • The company offers a variety of benefit options including medical, dental, and vision plans; health care flexible spending; employee assistance plans; disability benefits; 401k savings plans; holidays and paid time off; tuition assistance program.

Employer’s Statement

Amentum is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The company provides equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

To apply for this job please visit www.amentumcareers.com.

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