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Shipfitter

Newport News, VA

Post Date: 10/30/2017 Job ID: 1173462 Industry: None Pay Rate: $27.31/hour
HUTCO, INC.

Position: Shipfitter
Job Location: Newport News, VA
Hutco Branch: Newport News, VA
Rate Of Pay: $27.31 per hour straight time
$40.97 per hour overtime if available
Per Diem available for those who qualify


DESCRIPTION:
Currently seeking a Shipfitter to work in Newport News, VA. To be considered for this Shipfitter opportunity, you must have knowledge of equipment, work processes, and techniques used for this role including the ability to perform all functions of the position in conformity with applicable regulations and generally observed safety practices.


REQUIREMENTS:
  • Shipfitters applying for this position must have at least 5 years of experience.
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen, pass drug test, Criminal Background and E-Verify.
  • Personal Protective Equipment:
Hard Hat, Steel Toe Safety Boots, Safety Glasses, Gloves


ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Tack Welding- Multi-pass (NAVSEA Technical Publication 39074-AQ-GIB-010/248)
  • Burning-Oxygen/Propane Burning Torch.
  • Heating-Oxygen/Propane Heating Torch
  • Ability to comprehend complex structural assembly drawings, blueprints, and sketches to include weld symbols, material types, datum and reference lines.
  • Ability to comprehend fractional dimensions as with the use of a ruler.
  • Ability to layoff piece parts for fabrication and assembly.
  • Ability to assemble structural piece parts in accordance with specifications in a quality manner.
  • Experience working in a physically demanding environment (shipbuilding, steel fabrication, etc.).
  • Familiarity with OSHA regulations relative to the shipbuilding industry.
  • Use vibratory tools (grinders and needle guns).
  • Must have knowledge of equipment, work processes, and techniques used for this role including the ability to perform all functions of the position in conformity with applicable regulations and generally observed safety practices.

  • Enter and move through manholes to reach and work in internally confined spaces.

  • Manipulate and transport loads up to 50 pounds over distances of up to 200 feet approximately 1 to 6 times during each 8 hour shift, occasionally 75 pounds.

  • Manipulate and operate all machines and tools essential to the performance of the position of Welder.

  • Ascend and work at heights of up to 30 feet.

  • Stooping, squatting, twisting, kneeling, lifting, and reaching.


BENEFITS:
A limited benefit plan is available to Hutco, Inc. Employees through Essential Staff Care. Available plans include:
  • Medical / Prescription
  • Dental Coverage
  • Vision Coverage
  • Short Term Disability Benefits
  • Term Life Benefits
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Benefit



CONTACT HUTCO TODAY!

Apply Online or email resume to NewportNews@hutcoinc.Com

Hutco, Inc. Is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

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