1st Class Structural Welder

  • Location: Pascagoula, Mississippi
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #744

Our client is looking for Welders to join their team at a major shipyard in Pascagoula, Mississippi.  

Compensation:
1st Class – Up to $28.19 per hour plus $48.00 in daily per diem
2nd Class – Up to $23.68 per hour plus $48.00 in daily per diem

Qualified Candidates:

  • Should have a minimum of 3 years marine experience
  • Must be proficient with SMAW and FCAW
  • Must be able to read blueprints
  • Must have experience welding in the 2G, 3G, and 4G positions

1st Class Pipe Fitter

  • Location: Pascagoula, Mississippi
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #743

Our client is looking for Pipe Fitters to join their team at a major shipyard in Pascagoula, Mississippi.  

Compensation:
1st Class – Up to $54.70 per hour plus $137.52 in daily per diem
2nd Class – Up to $47.34 per hour plus $137.52 in daily per diem

Qualified Candidates:

  • Should have a minimum of 3 years marine experience
  • Must have knowledge of layout, fit-up, fabrication (experience installing pipes, flanges, and valves)
  • Must be able to read blueprints
  • Must have experience working with various metals, such as steel, copper, and stainless

1st Class Outside Machinist

  • Location: Pascagoula, Mississippi
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #742

Our client is looking for Outside Machinists to join their team at a major shipyard in Pascagoula, Mississippi.  

Compensation:
Up to $38.00 per hour plus $137.52 in daily per diem

Qualified Candidates:

  • Should have a minimum of 3 years marine experience
  • Install and align props, motors, pumps, etc.
  • Ability to read blueprints 
  • Ability to use tools such as calipers and micrometers

1st Class Inside Machinist

  • Location: Pascagoula, Mississippi
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #741

Our client is looking for Inside Machinists to join their team at a major shipyard in Pascagoula, Mississippi.  

Compensation:
Up to $38.00 per hour plus $137.52 in daily per diem

Qualified Candidates:

  • Should have a minimum of 3 years marine experience
  • Understand the setup and operation of Manual and CNC Machines
  • Knowledge of G and M Codes
  • Knowledge of turning rudder stocks and shafts
  • Ability to operate lathes, milling machines, grinders, drill presses, etc.

Field Service Tech – Marine

  • Location: Channelview, Texas
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #700

The Marine Field Service Tech organizes, manages, and performs service jobs including troubleshooting, maintenance, installation, and repair for vessel mechanical and control systems.

Responsibilities include regular inspections and overhauls of reduction gears, controllable pitch propellers, and drives, to include  control systems.

Job Functions

  • Plan and prepare job scope, order parts, tools, consumables, and materials required for the project
  • Perform repairs to manufacturer specifications; accurately document all repairs and time allocated to the project; completing job progress reports 
  • Provide excellent customer support for troubleshooting and project related issues 
  • Work in shop to assist with production, repairs, when not traveling to client sites
  • Flexibility to support Service Department on-call schedule as required 
  • Maintain equipment and work area

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of relevant equipment, safety procedures and policies, and proper use of tooling (diesel mechanic experience a plus)
  • Prior experience troubleshooting mechanical and/or controls a plus;  maritime environment experience preferred
  • Must be analytical, reliable and be able to work independently or in small teams 
  • Proficient in MS Office 
  • Ability to travel on short notice, including weekends and holidays and work overtime as needed
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to obtain TWIC and other clearances/certificates as required 
  • Strong communication skills 

Pay: $24.00 – $30.00 per hour – with opportunity for overtime
 

Service Technician

  • Location: Mobile, Alabama
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #625

Our client, a national maritime supply and service company, is looking to add a Service Technician to their team.  This is an hourly role that spends much time traveling the Southeast, Northeast, and occasionally the West Coast.

Qualified candidates will have experience in a Shipyard Test and Trials environment or may have previously been a Senior / Specialty Shipyard Electrician.  

This role is responsible for performing maintenance and repairs of various types of valves and actuators, primarily ballast water servicing.  Other duties include:

  • Assemble valve / actuator packages
  • Perform functional test of all valve / actuator packages
  • Troubleshoot and repair various types of valve actuators on site (aboard a vessel)
  • Commissioning equipment at customer site
  • Communicate warranty issues to manufacturers
  • Properly document all job functions / instructions
  • Interface and communicate with customers
  • Maintain tools and equipment in proper manner
  • Emphasize safety while carrying out the job functions

This role carries a high level of travel and will generally work overtime.  When not traveling, candidate will be expected to work in one of the facilities located in various port cities around the country (whichever one is closest to your home).  Generally, you'll be given 12-48 hours notice regarding travel and will work 10-12 hour days while on the road to complete the job.

Compensation:  $30.00/hr – $35.00/hr DOE

Shipfitter or Combos

  • Location: Harahan, Louisiana
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #518

Shipfitter – $22.00-$25.00 / hr.

Working in the barge repair facility in the New Orleans area, the Shipfitter will support the repair operations of this facility, Monday thru Friday.  Candidates should have 3 years or more experience fitting in a shipyard environment.

All approved candidates will be required to take and pass a fitting test consisting of the construction of a picture frame intended to test your ability to measure, cut, bend, and tack angle iron.

Additional duties include:

  • Layout out, cutting, forming, and drilling material according to blueprints
  • Perform daily upkeep of work area
  • Attend and participate in daily safety meetings
  • Promote a clean and safe work environment