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Shipfitter (Tack And Burn)

Company: Aerotek
Location: Providence
Posted on: March 16, 2023

Job Description:


  • Four years commercial/naval experience as a first class Shipfitter.
  • Metal fabrication, structural fitting
  • Tack welding, stick welding, burning, carbon arc gouging, torchesTop Skills Details:shipfitter, ship fitter, tack welding, blueprints, ship building, burning, grindingLocation:Newport News, VA on-site (job offers per diem)Pay:$38Additional Skills & Qualifications:Required Skills:1.Single Pass Tack Welding.2.Burning-Oxygen/Propane Burning Torch.3.Heating-Oxygen/Propane Heating Torch.4.Ability to comprehend complex drawings and blueprints.Work Environment:will work on the shipyard. The yard stretches over 5 miles long. Located in Southeast Virginia, it is very hot and muggy during the summer and cool during the winter. All work will be performed on a Navy vessel or in a shop environment.Additional InformationTack Welding Qualification:All Shipfitters will be required to pass a Single Pass Tack Welder Qualification Test upon reporting for the first day of work. This test will be:A. Using the Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) Process.B. With MIL-10718-M (A-5A) Filler Metal of MIL-E-22200/1.C. In both the Vertical Up (3F) and Overhead (4F) positions.The Welding School will administer the following tests:A. Single Pass Tack Weld consisting of:--- One (1) hour practice--- One (1) hour Vertical test--- One (1) hour Overhead testB. Visual Inspection of Weld Level I--- Six (6) hours.For Faster Consideration please reach out to Emily by email About Aerotek: We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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