WAF Coordinator

The WAF Coordinator administers and is responsible for the work authorization process. The WAF Coordinator oversees the process for Work Authorization Forms (WAFs) and Technical Work Documents (TWDs) for all repair activities throughout the course of ship’s availability. (PHNSY and Diver’s WAFs exempt).

Verifies to that ship’s systems are properly tagged out on the ship and safe prior to work being conducted.

Validates that all tag hung have been fully completed and hung properly. Frequently audits tags to ensure in the right location and there has been no tampering with the tags.

Accurately enters tag out information into electronic database and on binders for each ship.

Acts as a liaison between Ship’s Force, Subcontractors and Production Department for all repair activities in matters of WAFs and Tagouts with the goal of 100% compliance and zero violations.

Attends meetings and sends out correspondences to ensure there is clear communication between Project Management, Subcontractors, Ship’s Force and Production Department.

Conducts training on WAF and Tagout requirements.

Additional duties as assigned. Required Skills and Education Must be a US Citizen

Must be able to obtain and maintain base access to Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam

Must have a High School diploma or equivalent

Must be able to work from 6am to 2:30pm and overtime as needed

Must be proficient in the use of computers, facsimile machine, multi-function telephone and copier

Knowledge of NAVSEA Standard Items and requirements

Ability to write understandable reports

Ability to read and understand technical manuals

Ability to prepare departmental operating procedures

Must be able to board ships, enter confined spaces with limited visibility and have the ability to climb up and down stairs and/or ladders of varying heights

Must be able to work outdoors under all weather conditions

Must be physically and medically qualified to wear required personal protective equipment

Must be familiar with the United States Navy Tag-out System or equivalent processes

Must exhibit the ability to apply analytical thought processes to resolve issues in a variety of complex situations with limited supervision.

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