Donjon Shipbuilding & Repair utilizes years of experience and knowledge to meet the needs of an ever-expanding industry to provide shipbuilding, dry-docking and related services.

Headquartered in Erie, Pennsylvania, Donjon Shipbuilding & Repair offers affordable, quality service that meets the highest maritime industry standards, and its commitment to the customer is unmatched.

Donjon Shipbuilding & Repair is another component of Donjon Marine  which – for over over half a century – has provided marine salvage, dredging, marine transportation, recycling, demolition, heavy-lift, and other related services.


Donjon Shipbuilding & Repair’s range of business activities includes shipbuilding, barge construction, vessel conversion, re-powering, repair, maintenance, steel fabrication, steel assembly, and full complement of drydocking services.

Donjon Shipbuilding & Repair utilizes not only technology but the craftsmanship and quality of its personnel which is the backbone of all good business.

Solid technical service and cost-effective performance allow Donjon Shipbuilding & Repair to diversify in response to an ever-changing world while remaining focused on servicing our domestic and international client base one customer at a time.


Donjon Shipbuilding & Repair is equipped with a 1,250 feet by 120 feet by 22 feet (depth over sill) dry dock. The dry dock is longer than four football fields and is used to build, repair, convert, dry dock, and re-power ships. It is one of only two dry docks on the Great Lakes capable of dry docking 1,000-foot Great Lakes Self-Unloading vessels.

The shipyard is located on 44 acres and has more than 200,000 ft2 of production area including fully enclosed fabrication and assembly buildings, as well as 4,000 feet of pier space.



Donjon Shipbuilding & Repair LLC, is an equal opportunity employer. Anyone interested in a position at our Erie facility can download & print out the form below, fill it out, and fax it to Human Resources at (814) 455-8121, e-mail it to employment[@]donjonshipbuilding.com, or deliver it, along with your resume, in person at the guard building, or mail it via USPS. Please check back periodically to see new job opportunities as they become available. Our address is:

Human Resources
Donjon Shipbuilding & Repair LLC
220 E. Bayfront Parkway
Erie, PA 16507

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
It has been and will continue to be the policy of DONJON SHIPBUIDLING & REPAIR, LLC. in the treatment of all employees, applicants, subcontractor, supplier or vendor to never discriminate because of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or citizen status.

Fully recognizing that the ultimate objective of our policy will be reflected in the results accomplished in providing opportunities for minority group employees to become qualified for both employment and advancement within our organization, we will continue to take affirmative action to insure that this policy is implemented. Particular efforts will be made with regard to employee upgrading, demotion, transfer, recruitment and recruitment advertising, layoff, termination, compensation, apprenticeship and training, and working conditions. Applicants and employees will be compensated, trained, advanced, demoted, terminated, hired and transferred solely on the basis of their skill, devotion, loyalty, honesty, reliability, integrity, and the economic needs of our organization.

We will continue to fully disseminate and implement this policy, and in the event discrimination in any form is ascertained to exist, we will take immediate steps to eradicate it.



220 East Bayfront Parkway
Erie, Pennsylvania 16507
(814) 455-6442