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Shipfitter 1st Class


Hutco inc.

Job Description:

PLEASE CONTACT DOUG SERNKA OR HELEN MALDONADO IN THE TAMPA OFFICE @ (813) 221-0123, THANKS! ~~• 3 years shipyard experience with 1 year at 1st Class or 5 years as a structural fitter with 6 months shipyard experience.• Must follow written instructions• Must have tools; employer does not provide tools Must be able to read blueprints and sketches• Must be able to transport up to 50 pounds for up to 200 feet Must be able to at heights up to 200 feet• Must be 18 years of age (hazardous)• Must have TWIC card and Port pass or the ability to obtain one prior to employment.• Must be able to pass drug screen and Physical.Some jobs do not require a TWIC card. Most jobs pay per diem for non locals.. ~~Duties and Responsibilities: Cuts and washes steel plating from marine vessels using a shipfitter’s gas burning torchLays out and fabricates metal structural parts, such as plates, bulkheads, brackets, etcFrames and braces parts into position for weldingLays out the position of parts on metal, working from blueprints, sketches and/or templates and using scribes, squares and string lines• Locates and marks reference lines, such as centerlines, frames lines, ancVor butts• Aligns parts in relation to each other, using jacks, turnbuckles, chain falls, corne-a­ longs, clips, wedges, mauls and/or other toolsMarks the location of holes to be cut• Installs temporary clips, D-rings, etc. to hold parts in place for welding• Occasionally, removes steel, dunnage and/or water from barges• Assists in maintaining cleanliness of yard• Assists in final preparation of bargesEnter and move through manholes to reach and work in internally confined spaces.• Manipulate and transport loads of up to 50 pounds over a distance of up to 200 feet, approximately 1 to 6 times during each eight (8) hour shift.• Manipulate and operate various machines and tools essential to the performance of the position of shipfitter• Traverse gangways and scaffolding at varying heights.• Traverse and negotiate uneven heights and surfaces.• Ascend and work at heights of up to 200 feet.• Performs miscellaneous tasks as directed by supervisor Submit resume in pdf or word document format. Start Date is ASAP ***Please select “TAMPA”, FL Branch” when applying for this job.***

Company Description:

Hutco has been placing skilled industrial craftsmen into contract and direct hire jobs since 1986. We are experts in industrial trades and we understand our employee and customer needs inside and out.

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