Machinist - On-Site

US-VA-Norfolk
2 months ago
Job ID
2017-1103
# of Openings
3
Category
Production

Compensation & Benefits

Position compensation is based on experience.

Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, etc.

Overview

Steel America (division of Colonna's Shipyard) is currently seeking multiple On-Site Machinists. Travel is required.

Responsibilities

  • Blueprint reading / technical writing- reports & records
  • Familiarity with measuring tools such as micrometers, height gauges, vernier calipers, and dividing heads 
  • Operate machine tools in varying tolerances according to need (from ½ thousands upwards) 
  • Familiarity with maintenance and repair the portable machines tools 
  • Experienced with the use of hoisting and rigging equipment for heavy pieces such as forklifts and chain falls 
  • Disassembled parts storage (bag and tag) 
  • System tolerance determination and application 
  • Rudders and Steering systems to include: blue checking and fitting, piano wire alignment method, stock straightness determination, hydraulic and pneumatic controls 
  • Bearings and Bushings to include: lubrication types and methods, piano wire fit and alignment method, dial indicator alignment 
  • Engines, Motors, and Generators: diesel engines, gas or steam turbines, generators, motors, reduction gears, clutches, PTO's, mount arrangements, systems flushing, heat exchanger (shell/tube and plate/frame), heat exchanger and systems leak testing 
  • Propulsion Shafting to include: CPP shafting, hydraulic couplings, clearance (water bearings), wear downs (oil bearings), Piano wire alignment method, dial indicator alignment, FRP spark test, bearing contact determination, shaft straightness (run out) determination 
  • Seals to include: gaskets, packing, and "O"-rings, lips & labyrinth, mechanical, tightness testing 
  • Valve work: leak testing, seat types, packing/gasketing/lubrication, lapping, seat types (materials and types) 
  • Propellers to include: Keyed, Tapered, Flanged & Key fits- Solid and Built, CPP Systems, Polishing 
  • K. Pumps to include: Valving (internal & external), Bearing & Sealing arrangements, Alignment (dial indicator & laser) 
  • Instruct lower classes of machinists; manage work/personnel assignments; requisition of job materials
  • Deck machinery: gear boxes, bearings/seal arrangements, alignments, drivers (electric, mechanical, or hydraulic), sheaves, cables, turrets, booms 
  • Safety: safe handling/use/storage of gasses; safe work practices; PPE; tank safe opening practices; lock-out/tag-out; confined space practices; respirator/harness fit; oil spill response

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Successful career experience with the machining trade

  • Technical training preferred 
  • Must be able to read and comprehend blueprints, drawings and other technical trade related documents 
  • Mechanical ability, manual dexterity, and hand/eye coordination required to perform various projects, per drawings, sketches, and verbal or written instructions
  • All applicants must be able to obtain a Rapid Gate due to the location of the job & have OSHA 10 card in hand.

 

Our core values respect, pride, truth and family are not just words, they are the guidelines that make us a leader in our industry. And our skilled employees are among the most respected experts in our industry. You could be the next among us.

Please apply with resume for immediate consideration.

EOE/M/F/DISABILITY/VET

 

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