May 13, 2024

Looking for Advanced Shipfitters! - Newport News, VA

  • Integrity Staffing
Skilled Trades

Job Description

Located in Newport News, VA

Minimum 4 years commercial/naval experience as First Class Shipfitter:

  • Multi-pass Tack Welding
  • Burning-oxygen/propane burning torch
  • Comprehend complex structural assembly drawings, blueprint, and sketches
  • Understanding of fractional dimensions with the use of rulers
  • Layoff piece parts for fabrications and assembly
  • Assemble structural piece parts in accordance with specifications in a quality manner
  • Use of Molded Lines and Ship Reference Lines to execute work
  • Be able to use vibratory tools, grinders and needle guns
  • Ability to erect, set and makeup complex shaped shell plates, decks, bulkheads, longitudinal trunks
  • Install and replace hull inserts and penetrations
  • Must be able to climb up/down vertical ladder, bend, squat, kneel, work in confined spaces and around moving equipment
  • Additional/Optional skills: rigger/material handling, optical instrumental experience, tank testing, shipwright/erect and set experience, and mobile equipment operation

Pay starting at $45.00/ hour

Long Term Assignments Available (Up to 2 years)

ACA Health Insurance Benefits Available

Per Diem Available for Those Who Qualify

Please contact our Virginia Beach office at 757-420-0555 and choose option 6 or email us at trades@integritystaffing.net with any questions or inquiries.


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