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Newport News, VA

Posted: 09/28/2023 Industry: Shipbuilding Pay Rate: Up to $38.00

Job Description

HKA Construction Services is now hiring Shipfitters – Tack & Burn for a shipyard located in Newport News, VA.  All applicants must have a minimum of four (4) years of commercial/naval experience as a 1st Class Shipfitter.


Up to $38.00/Hr. & $120.00 Per Diem per day.

 Required Skills:

Single Pass Tack Welding

Burning-Oxygen/Propane Burning Torch

Heating-Oxygen/Propane Heating Torch

Ability to comprehend complex structural assembly drawings, blueprints, and sketches.

Ability to comprehend fractional dimensions with the use of a ruler.

Ability to layoff piece parts for fabrication and assembly.

Ability to assemble structural piece parts in accordance with specification.

Use vibratory tools (grinders and needle guns).

  •  Must successfully pass a background check & Hair follicle drug test.
  • Must be able to work any shift and overtime, if required

 To Apply:

Submit a Detailed Resume for Review.

Additional Information

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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