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[Welder] Marine Pipe Welders - $50/hr + $108 Per Diem

Posted by: Aerotek <> on November 30, 2017 at 14:35:24. Click here to reply to this post via Email.Click here for help with email link

Contract / Temp to Direct / Direct Hire: Contract
City: Newport News
State: Virginia
Country: United States
Zip or Postal Code: 23607
Reply to Recruiter via Text Msg: 3854190778

5 or more years of commercial/naval experience as a first class welder

Working Environment:
Experience working in a physically demanding environment. Candidates will be required to work in confined spaces both on board naval ships and in a shop environment. Candidates will also be required to climb up and down ladders and stairs.

Required Skills:
Multi-pass. All position fillet and butt welds using the SMAW (Shielded metal arc) process
Ability to fuse inserts and weld carbon steel, stainless steel and copper nickel pipe using the SMAW and GTAW (Gas Tungsten Arc Welding) processes
Ability to mirror weld using the SMAW and GTAW processes
Heating - Oxygen/Propane Heating Torch
Experience working in physically demanding environments (shipboard, sub-assemblies, ladders, staging, etc.).
Familiarity with OSHA regulations relative to the shipbuilding industry.
Ability to properly use fillet gauges, butt gauges, and a six inch scale.

Welding Qualifications:
All positions using the SMAW and GTAW processes
Thin wall sockets (Required for below 0.187 wall joints)

The Welding School will administer tests for the following qualifications:
Welders Vision Test (5 Minutes)
Visual Inspection of Welds Level I (4 Hours)
Pre-heat and Interpass (1 hour)
Fire Watch CBT 2 hours)
Torch Safety test and practical (3 hours)
Welding Qualification tests for: 503, 502, 541, 725, 506, 659, 556, 650, 664 and 557 (Testing will run approximately 2 weeks).

Work Schedule:
Candidates must be available to work any day and any shift.
They do run multiple shifts 7A-7A Monday through Sunday
Candidates will be required to work overtime as well, working up to 20 hours of OT per week

$50/HR with $108 per diem, must be outside of 50 mile radius

2 year contract

Newport News, VA

To Apply:
To speak with the recruiter call (424)531-6084 or text (385)419-0778, ask for Josh
Please have your resume and 2 references ready


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