Job Description


Shipyard Staffing is currently seeking Carpenters in Norfolk and Newport News, VA. Carpenters in the marine environment are to perform carpentry work required prior to sandblasting operations by making wooden plugs, blanks and environmental wooden containment sheds.


Carpenter Requirements:

  • High school or equivalent degree.

  • Must have a minimum of 1-2 years' experience as a marine, residential or commercial carpenter,

  • Demonstrated technical knowledge relevant in the trade.

  • Receives work orders and prints or sketches for the job.

  • Make sketches showing construction details for the job.

  • Estimates material requirements or equipment needed to perform job.

  • Sets up and operates wood working tools to cut, form and finish materials for the job.

  • Erects or dismantles structures, repairs or refinishes walls or structures.

  • Lubricates and maintains carpenter shop equipment.



For immediate consideration, please send your resume to


Shipyard Staffing Benefits:

  • Medical Coverage

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Referral Bonus Program


At Shipyard Staffing we are "Empowering the People who Empower the World". Construction and Defense contractors are the ones on the front lines building the infrastructure and assets that power our nation. We aim to make placement easier and more accessible while providing a better experience for these contractors and clients.


Shipyard Staffing is a drug free company. Shipyard Staffing is an EOE AA/M/F/VHo/D.

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