STRUCTURAL FITTER A-CLASS

Location: Mobile, AL
Employment Type: Contract
Posted 3 weeks ago
NSC is currently hiring Shipfitters for shipyard work in Mobile, AL. 
1 to 2 years previous experience as a Shipfitter in a shipyard or similar production environment preferred.

JOB DESCRIPTION

REPORTS TO:   Fabrication Supervisor

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Technically proficient in tasks, work processes, and equipment operation.
  • Accountable for completion of daily work assignments including the completion and signatures for work completion and quality.
  • Creates a working environment compliant with quality, safety, environmental, and health regulations and policies.
  • Rigs plates and equipment safely.
  • Understand directions and follow instructions.
  • Maintains cleanliness and organization on assigned job sites.
  • Accountable for completion of daily work assignments including the completion and signatures for work completion and quality.
  • Performs safe and effective use of craft related tools and equipment, including but not limited to: millers, sanders, grinders, burr motors, band saws, skill saws, saws all, come along and chain falls etc.
  • Obtain GMAW ABS ‘B’ Class Weld Certification for steel or aluminum applications.
  • Performs basic layout of plates, materials and weldments using basic engineering sketches, drawings, and diagrams with minimal supervision.
  • Performs shipfitting functions such as but not limited to fit up of structure, cutting, sniping, sanding, grinding, prepping, tacking and the fit up of plates with minimum supervision.
  • Performs fitting operations with limited supervision using standard shipfitting equipment to accomplish fabrication and ship repair duties.
  • Monitors working environment for compliance with quality, safety, environmental and health regulations.
  • Must be willing to work with and train lower-skilled workers.
  • May be assigned to work any shift.
  • May be assigned additional tasks including outside the craft as required.

 

QUALIFICATIONS / KNOWLEDGE / EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum 1 year as a B-Class Fitter  or 2 years in a related industry required.
  • Pass approved A-Class Fitter Test
  • Must demonstrate an acceptable proficiency and competency to Austal Supervision for an A-Class Fitters position.
  • Must demonstrate ability to interpret and work from construction drawings, job specifications, instruction manuals, manufacturer’s handbooks, change order, and contract specifications.
  • Thorough knowledge of equipment, work processes and techniques used in measuring, and fitting of aluminum/steel components, modules and vessels.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, divide, and measure using the metric system.
  • Knowledge of shipyard terminology such as general ship structure and vessel layout.
  • Knowledge of edge preparation and weld joint details.
  • Advanced working knowledge of engineering drawings and sketches.

NSC offers:
 Competitive pay

  • SIGN ON BONUS AFTER 40 HOURS -  $250 PER WEEK FOR 4 WEEKS = $1000
  • Competitive salary
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401(k)
  • Direct deposit or Rapid Card
  • Referral bonuses
  • Potential Long Term Employment Opportunities (Jobs Available Nationwide)
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    FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION CONTACT A RECRUITER AT: (228) 207-3161
    OR EMAIL YOUR RESUME TO: nscpascagoula@nsc-tech.com
     
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