1st Class Ship Fitter

Vancouver, BC V68 5A1

Posted: 06/13/2019 Industry: Other Job Number: 149803 Pay Rate: $40.00

HKA Design & Craft Services, LLC

700- 401 West Georgia Street

Vancouver, BC V6B 5A1



HKA Design & Crafts Services, LLC is a multinational firm with more than 40 years of experience providing premier workforce solutions to blue-chip industry leaders.  Key services include contingent labor staffing, direct hire, funded payroll services and more for the shipbuilding industries


HKA Design & Craft Services, LLC currently has positions available for 1st Class Ship Fitters and 1st Class Flux Core Welders to perform services for our client, Vancouver Shipyard Co. Ltd



1st Class Ship Fitter


MAIN FUNCTIONS: (Job Description)

  • CWB all position FCAW Tacking Ticket preferred
  • Read and interpret blueprints and drawings
  • Layout and fabricate metal structural parts such as plates, bulkheads, and frames.
  • Align fabricated parts using jacks, turnbuckles, and fairing tools.
  • Must be able to use a variety of tools and measuring devices.
  • Must be able to work in a construction environment involving confined spaces, working at heights, physical labour, and various weather conditions.
  • Must be able to be qualified to wear a respirator.



50 Pemberton Avenue

North Vancouver, BC, Canada V7P 2R1



$40.00 per hour plus overtime

Overtime paid at double time rate after 40 hours of work

$120.00 per day per diem, if applicable

Travel Pay provided, if applicable

Vacation Pay (4% of Gross Wages)



Duration, 1 – 3 years

Job Type, Full time/40+ hours per week



Years of experience, 3 – 5 years new build Shipyard experience as a 1st Class Ship Fitter

Certification Required – Red Seal or equivalent Certification

Language, must possess ability to read, write and understand English Language

Ability to work as part of a team in an environment committed to safety & quality

Compliance with all safety policies and procedures

No education required.



FCAW, 4 Positions

1-G, 2-G, 3-G, 4-G

.045 Wire

Coupon Set Up;

½ Inch plate, 4” X 4” (T assembly).

2” Fillet tack weld required.

Break Test



Send Resume to:

Fax - (228) 762-3428


Kayci Rouse              Contact # (228) 769-6397      krouse@hkaa.com

Dahiana Binett         Contact # (228) 769-2084      dbinett@hkaa.com

Rick Allen                 Contact # (228) 769-7482      rallen@hkaa.com

HKA Enterprises is a global workforce solutions firm. If you're seeking a new career opportunity or project experience, our recruiters will work to understand your qualifications, experience, and personal goals. At HKA, we recognize the importance of matching employee goals with those of the employer. We strive to seek credibility, satisfaction, and endorsement from all of our applicants. We invite you to take time and search for your next career experience with us! HKA is an EEO Employer who participates in the US Citizenship and Immigration Services E-Verify Program.

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