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Auxiliary Systems Inc

Marine Shipfitter - Norfolk

Norfolk, VA

Job Description

Marine Shipfitter

Posted: Saturday, 3/30/2024
Job Details

Level
Experienced

Job Location
Norfolk, VA, USA - Norfolk, VA

Position Type
Full Time

Education Level
High School

Salary Range
$26.00 - $32.00 Hourly

Travel Percentage
Negligible

Job Shift
Day

Job Category
Ship Repair

Description

  • Lays out and fabricates metal structural parts, such as plates, bulkheads, and frames, and braces them in position within the hull of the ship for riveting or welding.
  • Lays out the position of parts on metal, working from blueprints or templates and using scribe and hand tools.
  • Locates and marks reference lines, such as center, buttock, and frame lines.
  • Aligns parts in relation to each other, using jacks, turnbuckles, clips, wedges, and mauls.
  • Marks location of holes to be drilled and installs temporary fasteners to hold part(s) in place for welding or riveting.
  • Installs packing, gaskets, liners, and structural accessories and members, such as doors, hatches, brackets, and clips.
  • Tack welds structural components in place prior to permanent welding.
  • May roll, bend, flange, cut, and shape plates, beams, and other heavy metal parts, using shop machinery, such as plate rolls, presses, bending brakes, and joggle machines.
  • Use various portable and fixed machine tools such as boring bars, milling machines, facing machines, and drill presses.
  • Use precision measuring instruments such as height gages, depth gages, calipers, verniers, micrometers, and assist in the use of optical equipment.
  • Read, understand, and properly execute all work in accordance with information received from technical work documents, blueprints, specifications, written and/or oral instructions.
  • Welding experience a plus
  • Strict adherence to safety, quality standards, and a high level of critical thinking/reading comprehension required.

This job description does not include all activities, duties, or responsibilities required for this position. The key duties, responsibilities, and requirements identified in this description are subject to modification by the Company at any time.

Reasonable Accommodations Statement

Auxiliary Systems, Inc. is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, Auxiliary Systems, Inc. will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact [email protected].

Qualifications

  • Must be able to read, write, and comprehend instructions in written or spoken in English.
  • Must be able to calculate and understand units of measure.
  • Must be reliable with a strong work ethic
  • Must have basic hand tools applicable to your trade with a bag or tote
  • Must be able to read and interpret blueprints, schematics, tech manuals, and work specifications for various types of machinery and/or piping systems.
  • Must be able to wear applicable PPE (Hard hat, safety goggles, gloves, steel toes shoes, ear protection)
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Must be eligible to obtain DBIDs
  • Must be able to pass a drug screening


This job description does not include all activities, duties, or responsibilities required for this position. The key duties, responsibilities, and requirements identified in this description are subject to modification by the Company at any time.

Auxiliary Systems, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Auxiliary Systems, Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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