Irving Shipbuilding has a proud history as Canada’s shipbuilder. We have built over 80% of Canada’s current naval fleet and our Halifax Shipyard has been at the forefront of Canadian Shipbuilding for over 125 years.
We are the most modern shipbuilder and in-service support provider in North America and currently working to revitalize the Royal Canadian Navy’s combatant fleet. We offer:
Irving Shipbuilding is actively recruiting for experienced professionals to join our Canadian Surface Combatant (CSC) and Supply Chain teams in the areas of:
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At Irving Shipbuilding, we are committed to building the best ships, with the best workforce in the best facilities. By joining our team of more than 1,500 shipbuilders you can enjoy a dynamic, diverse and family friendly career with a company dedicated to your success, health, wellness and safety.
Irving Shipbuilding is proud to provide our workforce with stable, good paying jobs you can raise a family and build a future on.
All successful applicants must meet requirements for Canadian Controlled Goods Program (CGP), Canadian Security clearance, and United States International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).
Since 2012, Irving Shipbuilding has invested over $350 million to create the most modern, innovative and cost effective shipbuilding facility in North America.
Our facilities are custom designed for the efficient building of Canada’s naval ships. At 408 metres in length and 46 metres in height, our Assembly and Ultra Hall facilities provide the largest undercover shipbuilding operation in North America.
Halifax, the capital city of Nova Scotia, is vibrant and bustling with activity. Consistently ranked as one of the best places to live in Canada, it is safe, affordable and home to a diverse population of over 418,000. Halifax offers excellent public and private education opportunities for kindergarten to high school students, as well as six degree-granting post-secondary institutions and three community colleges offering trades training. Halifax is home to historical landmarks and a thriving art and culture sector. The unique atmosphere of the city is warm and inviting, providing a balance of small town charm with the amenities of a large urban centre.
Halifax Stanfield International Airport is 30 minutes from downtown Halifax and offers daily direct flights to most major Canadian cities.