Experienced Shipfitter

Ameri-Force Craft Services
Newport News, Virginia, United States
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4 + Years Experience


Company: Ameri-Force Craft Services
Skills: Shipyard, Welding
Other Skills: shipfitter,ship fitter
Experience: 4 + Years
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: $1,642+/wk (hourly + per diem) + $1,000 sign-on bonus
Location: Newport News, Virginia, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US


  • Tack Welding- Multi-pass (NAVSEA Technical Publication 39074-AQ-GIB-010/248)
  • 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.
  • Use vibratory tools (grinders and needle guns).
  • Ability to layoff piece parts for fabrication and assembly.

Job Requirements:

  • Four years commercial/naval experience as a first-class Ship Fitter.
  • Familiarity with OSHA regulations relative to the shipbuilding industry
  • Must be able to pass a lifetime background check and hair follicle drug test (6 months)