Job Description

Temp
Experience: Four years commercial/naval sheet metal experience as a first class Sheet Metal Worker in the installation of foundations, ventilation, bulkheads, shipboard furniture and sheet metal fabrication shop work.

Required Skills:
  1  Ability to comprehend complex ventilation assembly drawings, blueprints, and sketches to include weld symbols, material types, datum and reference lines.
  2  Ability to comprehend fractional and decimal dimensions as with the use of a ruler.   3  Ability to layoff piece parts for fabrication and assembly.
  4  Ability to assemble piece parts in accordance with specifications in a quality manner.
  5  Experience working in a physically demanding environment.
  6&ensp. Familiarity with OSHA regulations relative to the shipbuilding industry.
  7  Experience using small hand tools (electric drills, grinders, rivet guns), and shop equipment (drill press, press break, shears etc.).
  8  Carbon Steel Fillet Welding (512) Qualification: Fillet Welding- single-pass (NAVSEA Technical Publication 39074-AQ-GIB-010/248).

Optional Skills:
  1  Rigger/Material Handling
  2  Mobile Equipment (JLG, Scissor Lift, etc.)
  3  MIG/TIG Welding.
  4  Burning-Oxygen/Propane Burning Torch.

All Sheet Metal Workers will be required to pass a single-pass Fillet Welder Qualification test, using the Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)(Stick) Process upon reporting for the first day of work. Test will consist of both Vertical Up (3F) and Overhead (4F) positions with a Single-pass Fillet. Each pass shall have at least one stop and start within the weld length.

The Welding School will administer the following tests:
A. Single-pass Fillet Weld consisting of:
  *   One (1) hour practice
  *   One (1) hour Vertical test
  *   One (1) hour Overhead test
Upon completion of these requirements, new leased employees will be trained and/or qualified for:
  1  WS001 (FIREWATCH)
  2  STDWICC (WELD INSTRUCTION CONTROL CARD)
  3  WS007 (OXY FUEL HEATER)
  4  WS025 (MAPP GAS TRAINING)
  5  WSSRA012 (VT LEVEL 1 CERTIFIED)
  6  WS030 (PREHEAT & INTERPASS TRAINING)
  7  HEXAVALENT CHROMIUM AFFECTED QUALIFIED

Prior to performing work at Newport News all Sheet Metal Workers must successfully pass, without training, the above welding tests at the Newport News welding school.
* Must pass background and drug screenings
* Must be U.S. Citizen
* Must be 18 years of age or older
EOE

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