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Posted: 01/02/2024 Industry: Shipbuilding Job Number: 179640 Pay Rate: $28.00

Job Description

Accepting Resumes - 1st Class Shipfitter

Location - Philadelphia, PA

Long Term Project


$28.00/Hr. - $150.00 Per Diem

$400.00 Travel Pay

2 Weeks of lodging paid by Construction Services

$1,000.00 Bonus


Minimum 5 years’ experience (Shipyard experience required.)

  • Must be able to read and understand blueprints.
  • Must have experience with stick & flux core tack welding.
  • Must have oxy Acetylene Burning Torch experience.
  • Must successfully pass 1st Class Skill Test
  • Must successfully pass a Written Test

Essential Functions:

  • Work independently according to instructions, rules and other standards.
  • Frequently utilizes a variety of shipbuilding tools (grinders, torches, etc.)
  • Frequently reads shipbuilding blueprints and other technical documents.
  • Frequently responsible for basic plate and stiffener assembly
  • Frequently responsible for large panel and double bottom production, including pre-outfitting.
  • Frequently responsible for web line production, including plate cutting.
  • Occasionally moves material.
  • Occasionally stores material.
  • Frequently keeps work area clean and organized, must be clean at the end of shift.
  • Responsible for all areas in the yard production, including dry dock and fabrication.
  • Responsible to check around all areas before starting hot work.
  • Responsible to protect any areas from hot work, including painted areas, machinery etc.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Must Successfully pass a background check and drug test.

Must be willing 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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