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


  • Location: Belle Chasse, Louisiana
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #593

Shipfitter (Barge Repair)

Our customer in Belle Chasse has an immediate need for Shipfitters to assist with their barge repair operation. All work is on 1st shift, and most is indoors (no rainouts).

  • Qualified candidates should have 3+ years of recent experience repairing barges and demonstrated the ability to work one job for long periods of time
  • MUST have verifiable experience fitting on barges (FCAW)
  • MUST be able to read and use both a tape measure and blueprints
  • MUST have reliable transportation
  • Schedule
    • Monday – Friday: 7:00am – 4:30pm
    • Saturday: 7:00am – noon
  • Compensation
    • $23.00/hr to start with a review at 30 days for potential increase