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.  

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.  

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.

Materials Controller

  • Location: Mobile, Alabama
  • Type: Contract To Hire
  • Job #677

FirstFour Staffing is looking for a responsible candidate to become a Materials Controller for a Mobile-based aviation company.  This role will oversee all material (consumables, solvents, paint, tooling, equipment, etc.) readiness on a daily and per project basis.   

Essential Duties:
The Materials Controller is directly responsible for:


  • Maintaining paint stores, paint mixing room, consumables room, tooling room, graphics room, and supply stores to regulatory, customer, and company standards at all times;
  • Receiving material shipments, performing receiving inspections, and warehousing and managing inventories;
  • Preparing/ staging material for production, including the necessary wet and dry consumables, tooling/ equipment, and paint kits in accordance with regulatory, customer, manufacturer, and company standards;
  • Stock checks following project completion;
  • Performing inventory and setup of employee issued equipment.
  • Performing inventory of Gun Parts
  • Compensation:  $14.00-$16.00 per hour, DOE

Barge Washer

  • Location: Jefferson, Louisiana
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #637

Barge Washers Needed

**Must have experience**

Duties include:

Barge cleaning, maintenance, and cleaning including high pressure hosing, shoveling and pulling buckets of debris. Pumping water out of tanks. This job requires frequent walking, standing, stair climbing, and ladder climbing.

Quality Assurance Technician

  • Location: Loxley, Alabama
  • Type: Contract To Hire
  • Job #610

Our Customer in Loxley is looking for a Quality Assurance Technician to join their team. A qualified candidate will be upbeat, a self-starter, have the flexibility to cover early evening shifts (when needed), and overall have a level of attention to detail that will help to keep the level of quality at a high standard.


  • Quality Assurance


  • Must be able to stand for long periods on the production floor and occasionally lift up to 30 pounds
  • Must be proficient with an iPad
  • Must be detail oriented, able to multi-task, and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work independently


  • Monday – Friday 6am – 3:30pm (45 hours per week)
    • There is a rotation to cover the evening shift a few days per week where you would cover 3-4 hours into the night shift, but those additional hours typically come off your Friday time to make up for it (every 2-3 weeks)


  • $15.00 / hour starting pay
    • Eligible for two increases your first year…once when you roll permanent and another at your annual evaluation

Marine Electrician

  • Location: Harahan, Louisiana
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #598

Marine Electrician
Our Customer in Harahan needs a couple Marine Electrician to join their team.  Duties include:

  • Install, service, and repair electrical wiring and electrical equipment.
  • Install and repair lights, lines, outlets, fixtures, and hook-up / disconnect shore power.
  • Other duties as assigned; must perform all duties in a safe manner.

1st Shift – $23.00 / hr.
2nd Shift – $24.00 / hr.

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.


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.


  • 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.

Safety Representative (29728)

  • Location: Calvert, Alabama
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #544
  • Salary: $55,000.00

Our client, a prominent steel manufacturing organization located north of Mobile, is seeking to add a Safety Representative to their team.

  • This is an onsite role and cannot be performed from home.
  • Please do not apply unless you are local or interested in relocating to the area.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in occupational health and safety or a related discipline, or a combination of post-secondary education and related experience
  • 2+ years of safety experience in an industrial / manufacturing environment preferred
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Products (Outlook, Excel, Teams, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Strong understanding of OSHA, NPFA, ANSI and other applicable regulatory requirements
  • Ability to deal sensitively with confidential matters
  • Demonstrates strong written and verbal interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong work ethic and displays high degree of ethics and professionalism
  • Builds partnerships and works collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives
  • Demonstrates the company values of Safety, Teamwork, Accountability, Relationships, and Sustainability


  • Provides support in all aspects of Health and Safety including SAP notifications, permitting, compliance documentation / tracking, and Safety communications
  • Leads or assists in completing various internal safety projects
  • Documents, analyzes, evaluates, and prepares charts for various safety and health measurables such as monthly man hours, incidents, Safety KPIs, OSHA logs, and other safety related data
  • Promotes health and wellness awareness for the entire site for blood drives, health fairs, company safety and health events
  • Conducts audits to ensure compliance to safety requirements for the site; works closely with management to develop and implement safety goals for improvement in area of responsibility and tracks progress of same
  • Participates and/or leads incident investigations to determine root cause and effective corrective actions
  • Provides guidance to management regarding project and equipment design and construction
  • Maintains and/or develops safety programs as needed including implementation and training

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

Mig Welder

  • Location: Montgomery, Alabama
  • Type: Contract To Hire
  • Job #499

Mig Welder – $18.00 / hr. 

Working in a manufacturing facility in East Montgomery supporting maintenance for railroad track construction and maintenance, the Mig Welder assists with some fabrication by cutting, burning, and (primarily) welding various metals from prints and orders. Plans work procedure, tools, and material requirements for job. Cleans and prepares surfaces to be welded. Sets up, assembles, and welds parts to spec.

Work schedule is 4x10s, Monday through Thursday with OT typically available on Friday.