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Structural Welders

Newport News, VA 23606

Post Date: 03/09/2018 Job ID: 1173704 Industry: None Pay Rate: $27.50/hour

Position: Structural Welder
Job Location: Newport News, VA
Hutco Branch: Newport News, VA
Rate Of Pay: $27.50 per hour straight time
$41.25 per hour overtime if available
Per Diem available for those who qualify

Currently seeking a 1 st Class Structural Welder to work in Newport News, VA. To be considered for this Structural Welder 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.

  • Structural Welders applying for this position must have at least 4 years of experience.
  • Must pass written test that is based on blue print reading and measurements.
  • Must pass a weld test
  • 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

  • Multi-pass. All position fillet and butt welds using the following processes: SMAW (Shielded Metal Arc Welding), GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding), and FCAW (Flux Cored Arc Welding).
    • Heating - Oxygen/Propane Heating Torch.
  • Experience working in a physically demanding environment (shipboard, sub-assemblies, ladders, staging, etc.).
  • Familiarity with OSHA regulations relative to the shipbuilding industry.
  • Air Carbon Arc Gouging.
  • Ability to properly use fillet and butt weld gauges. Traverse gangways and scaffolding at varying heights.
  • Traverse and negotiate uneven surfaces and uneven heights between dock and vessel.
  • Ascend and work at heights of up to 30 feet.
  • Stooping, squatting, twisting, kneeling, lifting, and reaching.

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


Apply Online or email resume to NewportNews@hutcoinc.Com

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

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