Nov 29, 2021

Tradesmen International is looking for Marine Outside Machinists in Newport News, VA! (Ref #: 299945)

  • Tradesmen International
Skilled Trades

Job Description

Tradesmen International is immediately hiring experienced Marine Outside Machinists for projects located in and around Newport News, VA.  If you are a Marine Outside Machinist and want to work alongside other proven craftsmen who emphasize safety, productivity and superior craftsmanship, this is your chance to advance your career! 

  • Shift: 1st Shift
  • Pay: Up to $27.31/hour based on experience & skill level
  • Per Diem: $120 (Must reside 60+ miles outside of Newport News to qualify)

Job Scope

  • Dismantle, Repair or Replaces Defective Parts
  • Reassemble Machinery (using machinist's tools, chain hoists and steel rollers)
  • Install Ship Machinery; Propelling Machinery & Steering Gear
  • Install Below-Deck Auxiliary Equipment, such as, Evaporators, Stills, Heaters, Pumps, Condensers & Boilers, and Connects them to Steam Pipe Systems
  • Operates Machinery, such as Cargo Winches & Windlasses, to Determine Causes of Malfunctioning
  • Lays out Passage Holes on Bulkheads, Decks and other Surfaces for Connections, such as Shafting and Steam Lines
  • Fabricates Replacement Parts using Machine Shop Tools (Lathe, Boring Mill, Planer, Shaper, Slotter and Milling Machine)


  • 3+ Years of Shipyard Outside Machinist Experience
  • Able to pass a Drug Screen & Background Check
  • Able to Work from Blue Prints and Using Hand Tools, Calipers & Micrometers

Tradesmen International not only offers consistent work, top pay, and employment opportunities, we also provide a benefits package that is among the best in the industry.

 Our comprehensive benefits include:

  • Vacation Pay
  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) profit-sharing savings plan
  • Incentive programs
  • Tool purchase programs & MORE!

Tradesmen International is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability

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