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Ship Fitter

Tampa, FL 33605

Post Date: 03/02/2018 Job ID: 1197703 Industry: None Pay Rate: $17.00/hour

LOCATION: Tampa Florida

Job Location: Tampa, Fl.
Hutco Branch: Tampa, Fl.
Rate of Pay: $17 - 24 per hour and $100.00 Daily Per Diem for those who qualify

General Description:

Performs a variety of skills, including but not limited to:
  • Cuts and washes steel plating from marine vessels using a ship fitter s gas burning torch.
  • Lays out and fabricates metal structural parts, such as plates, bulkheads, brackets, etc.
11 Frames and braces parts into position for welding.
  • Lays out the position of parts on metal, working from blueprints, sketches and/or templates and using scribes, squares and string lines.
11 Locates and marks reference lines, such as centerlines, frames lines, and/or butts.
  • Aligns parts in relation to each other, using jacks, turnbuckles, chain falls, come-a- longs, clips, wedges, mauls and/or other tools.
  • Marks the location of holes to be cut.
  • Installs temporary clips, D-rings, etc. To hold parts in place for welding.
11 Tack welds clips and brackets in place prior to permanent welding.
  • Occasionally, removes steel, dunnage and/or water from barges.
  • Assists in maintaining cleanliness of yard.
  • Assists in final preparation of barges.
  • Perfonns miscellaneous tasks as directed by supervisor.

Essential Functions:

The individual assigned to this position must with or without reasonable accommodation, be able to perform the following Essential Functions:
  • Ability to comprehend and adhere to written policies and procedures.
11 Comprehend blueprints and sketches.
  • Enter and move through manholes to reach and work in internally confined spaces.
11 Manipulate and transport loads of up to 50 pounds over a distance of up to 200 feet, approximately 1 to 6 times during each eight (8) hour shift.
  • Manipulate and operate various machines and tools essential to the performance of the position of Shipfitter.
  • Traverse gangways and scaffolding at varying heights.
  • Traverse and negotiate uneven heights and surfaces.
  • Ascend and work at heights of up to 30 feet.
  • Stooping, squatting, twisting, kneeling and reaching.

Educational Requirements:

Minimum -Ability to read and write.
Preferred - High School Diploma, GED or Trade School Diploma.

Experience Required: 2 -3 years shipyard experience

Hutco is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).
Apply ONLINE or at the Tampa Branch
2603 N. 10 th St. Tampa Fl. 33605
813 221 0123
Contact: Doug Sernka, Vanessa Marquez
Se habla Espa ol

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