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Tradesmen International, Inc. 1st Class Marine Shipfitter in TAMPA, Florida


Tradesmen International is immediately hiring experienced 1st Class Marine Shipfitters for projects located in and around Newport News, VA . This is a first shift opportunity with a pay range of up to $45/hour based on experience plus $120/Per Diem to Travelers 60+ miles from the job site. If you are a Marine Shipfitter,and want to work alongside other proven craftsmen who emphasize safety, productivity and superior craftsmanship, this is your chance to advance your career!

Job Scope:

  • Multi-Pass Tack Welding

  • Burning-Oxygen/Propane Burning Torch

  • Heating-Oxygen/Propane Heating Torch

  • Layoff Piece Parts for Fabrication and Assembly

  • Assemble Structural Piece Parts in Accordance with Specifications in a Quality Manner

  • Use Vibratory Tools, Grinders and Needle Guns

  • Air Carbon Arc Gouging

  • Erect, Set, and Makeup Complex Shaped Shell Plates, Decks, Bulkheads, Longitudinal, Trunks, etc.

  • Install and Replace Hull Inserts and Penetrations

  • Install Miscellaneous and Complex Foundations


  • Minimum of 4 Years of Commercial/Naval Experience as a 1st Class Shipfitter

  • US Citizen

  • Open to working all shifts

  • 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

  • Experience Working in a Physically Demanding Environment, Shipbuilding, Steel Fabrication, etc

  • Familiarity with OSHA Regulations relative to the Shipbuilding Industry

Company Details

Tradesmen International not only offers consistent work, top pay, and employment opportunities, we also provide a benefits package that is among the best in the industry.

Our comprehensive benefits include:

  • Vacation Pay

  • Health insurance

  • 401(k) profit-sharing savings plan

  • Incentive programs

  • Tool purchase programs & MORE!

Tradesmen International is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability

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Recruiter Name

Edward Day



Posted Date 4 days ago (9/18/2023 5:08 PM)

Req ID 2023-340088

Category Marine Trades - Shipfitter/Repair - New Construction

Travel Yes

Job Board IN

Location US-FL-TAMPA