Inside Manual Machinist

  • Location: Harahan, Louisiana
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #556

Inside Manual Machinist

An Inside Manual Machinist fabricates machine components such as shafts, rudder stockers, stern tubes, etc. PLEASE NOTE: THE MACHINIST FABRICATES STEEL WITH MANUAL METAL MILLS, LATHES AND DRILL PRESSES, NOT CNC MACHINES.

Requirements:

Must have at least 1 year of manual/CNC experience.
Must be able to operate manual mills, lathe, and drill presses.
Able to use measuring tools (dial calipers and micrometers).
Able to read and interpret blueprints, work orders, and work instructions.

Responsibilities:

  • Review the work order requirements and drawings, obtain fixtures and tools for preparation.
  • Set up and operate manual lathes/mills to perform a variety of machining operations.
  • Use manual tools to drill, tap, polish, lap, debur and degrease.
  • Set-up and/or operate various drill presses, punch press involving drilling, taping, reaming, countersinking.
  • Fabricate and shape parts out of metal.
  • Use jigs and fixtures, block or shim parts to level and align the irregular shaped parts
  • Rework quality issues into acceptable standards
  • Maintain work area, equipment and supplies in a neat and orderly condition
  • Following safety procedures and policies

Job details

  • $23 – $24 an hour
  • Day Shift (Preferred) 7 AM-3:30 PM
  • Night Shift (Preferred) 3:30 PM -midnight

Education/Experience Required

  • High school diploma or GED.
  • 1+ years of machinist (with manual lathe) work experience required.

Stick Welder

  • Location: Jefferson, Louisiana
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #519

Welder – $22.50 / hr.

Working in the barge repair facility in the New Orleans area, the Welder will support the repair operations of this facility from 7:00am until 5:30pm Monday thru Thursday, and 7:00am until 3:30pm on Friday.  Candidates should have 3 years or more experience stick welding in a shipyard environment.

All approved candidates will be required to take and pass a stick welding test in the vertical / overhead position on mild steel with one pass root and cap, no grinder.

Additional duties include:

  • Weld components according to blueprints 
  • Verify components welded meet company tolerances
  • Daily setup and equipment for each task
  • Grind and finish all welds
  • Perform daily maintenance and upkeep to assigned work areas
  • Attend and participate in daily safety meetings and promote a safe work environment
  • Perform assigned tasks given by shift supervisor

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