Colonna's Shipyard is looking to obtain experienced candidates within our Structural Department for HII.
We are pleased to accept resumes for Structural Welders - 1st and 2nd Class.
This position is for 3rd Shift.
Additional incentive may be available for 3rd Shift.
This is a full-time position with competitive pay, based on experience.
The job begins in March but will do my best to find a space in the shop until the background for NNI clears, though I cannot guarentee that.
Must have a clean background.
-Weld together metal components of products, as specified by layout, blueprints, diagram, work order, welding producers, or oral instructions, using electric arc-welding equipment
-Prepare all material surfaces to be welded, ensuring that there is no loose or think scale, slag, rust, moisture, grease, or other foreign matter
-Weld completion in flat, horizontal, vertical, or overhead positions
-Operate manual or semi-automatic welding equipment o fuse metal segments, using processes such as gas tungsten arc, gas metal arc, flux-cored arc, plasma arc, shielded metal arc, resistance welding, and submerged arc welding
-Manually apply filler rod to supply weld metal
-Clean or degrease weld joint or work piece, using wire brush, portable grinder, or chemical bath. May repair broken or cracked parts and fill holes
-Set up and operate welding equipment and select proper electrodes according to metals to be joined or as instructed
-Perform grinding and joint preparation for NDT processes
-Burning, washing, edge prepping using hand and automated equipment
-Flux cored inner shield and dual shield welding along with oxy-acetylene torching, air-arc, weld-wire gas, stick and pipe flange
-Construct or repair metal products by joining parts either manual (using a variety of welding methods including electric arc, MIG and TIG welding or oxy-acetylene welding) or by machine
-Read and understand the Chemist and Competent Persons reports and determine if job sites, particularly those involving combustible material, are safe for personnel and hot work
-Performs grinding and joint preparation for NDT processes
-Mark or tag material with proper job number, piece marks, and other identifying marks as required
-Will be required to wear personal protective equipment hard hat, safety glasses, steel toe boots/shoes and, when necessary, respirator
-Other duties as assigned
-Understand and act upon instructions
-Work independently to complete responsibilities
-Must have regular, reliable attendance
-Must be able to demonstrate ability to perform multi-pass, all position fillet and butt welds using SMAW (Shielded Metal Arc Welding), GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding) and FCAW (Flux Cored Arc Welding)
-Knowledge of welding techniques (oxygen-acetylene, electric arc, and TIG), tools and equipment
-Technical training preferred
-Knowledge of and ability to use hand tools and instruments associated with the trade
-Must be able to work effectively with others
-Comprehend blueprints, sketches, and templates
-Enter and move through manholes to reach and work in internally confined spaces
-Must be a steady, reliable worker
-Must be able to compared and follow simple instructions
Position compensation is based on experience.
Our benefits include:
• Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
• Paid Time Off (PTO)
• Legal Services
• Annual performance evaluations
• On-site Human Resources
• On-site gym
• Free and close proximity parking
• Employee perks/gifts and more
All resumes are reviewed immediately for consideration.
Colonna’s Shipyard and our affiliates are pleased to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
EOE / M / F / DISABILITY / VET
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