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Post Number: 513794
Posted By: Riley Power Group
Posted On: 2019-02-10 00:04:02
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject: [Shipfitter] Shipfitter Tack and Burn Long term work
Contract / Temp to Direct / Direct Hire: Contract
City: Newport News
Country: United States
Zip or Postal Code: 23606
Riley Power Group (RPG) is seeking Skilled Shipfitters (Tack & Burn) for a long-term position at Newport News Shipyard in Newport News, Virginia. We offer benefits, per diem and a highly-competitive salary.
Four years of commercial/naval experience as a first class Shipfitter.
Skills and other Requirements:
• Single Pass Tack Welding.
• Burning-Oxygen/Propane Burning Torch.
• Heating-Oxygen/Propane Heating Torch.
• Ability to comprehend complex structural assembly drawings, blueprints, and sketches to include weld symbols, material types, datum and reference lines.
• Ability to comprehend fractional dimensions as with the use of a ruler.
• Ability to layoff piece parts for fabrication and assembly.
• Ability to assemble structural piece parts in accordance with specifications in a quality manner.
• Experience working in a physically demanding environment (shipbuilding, steel fabrication, etc.).
• Familiarity with OSHA regulations relative to the shipbuilding industry.
• Use vibratory tools (grinders and needle guns).
• Must pass all pre-employment screenings including: respirator physical and all med quals, hair follicle drug-screen and 7-year background check.
• Rigger/Material Handling
• Optical instrument experience (Level, Transit)
• Shipwright / Erect & Set experience
• Tank Testing
• Air Carbon Arc Gouging
• Mobile equipment operation (JLG, Scissor Lift, etc.)
Tack Welding Qualification:
Shipfitters will be required to pass a Single Pass Tack Welder Qualification Test consisting of:
• Using the Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) Process.
• With MIL-10718-M (A-5A) Filler Metal of MIL-E-22200/1.
• In both the Vertical Up (3F) and Overhead (4F) positions.
The Welding School will administer Single Pass Tack Weld Test consisting of:
• One (1) hour practice
• One (1) hour Vertical test
• One (1) hour Overhead test
• Visual Inspection of Weld Level I
• Six (6) hours.
RPG is a specialty welding company led by a seasoned management team with decades of applicable industry experience. RPG has a wealth of industry relationships and contracts that share a few common denominators: integrity, teamwork and safety. We are looking forward to hearing from you! To learn more or apply use our career portal: www.rileypowergroup.com/career-portal or call 910-420-6999 ext. 3
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