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Welder 4

Date: Aug 14, 2019

Location: Norfolk, VA, US, 23523

Company: National Steel and Shipbuilding Com

Shift : ALL

Security Clearance: No Clearance

 

General Dynamics NASSCO-Norfolk is the consolidation of two great shipyards that have operated in the Port of Hampton Roads, Virginia for more than 50 years - the former Metro Machine Corporation and the former Earl Industries.  Along with our facilities in Bremerton, Washington, our expertise encompasses experience on more than 450 ships, a Master Ship Repair Agreement (MSRA) contract, and the maintenance and repair of aircraft carriers and ships from the Navy's amphibious fleet.

 

            JOURNEYPERSON 4 (Welder)

 

  • Should have knowledge of welding on different types of base metals (HY-80 & HY-100). 
  • Know the different wire and gas combinations. 
  • Should be proficient in using SMAW, GMAW and FCAW welding process. 
  • Quality of weld should be acceptable for N.D.T. should be able to weld steel, Aluminum, copper nickel, stainless steel. 
  • Should be able to read weld gauges. 
  • Should be able to use hand tools.
  • Some guidance from supervision will be needed.
  • Must know standard item 1689 and the guide lines of 5 S.
     
     
    JOURNEYPERSON 3 (Welder)
     
  • Should be able to weld using SMAW, GMAW and FCAW welding process. 
  • Quality of weld should be acceptable for N.D.T. 
  • Should be able to weld some pipe using SMAW process. 
  • Should be able to weld Steel, aluminum, copper nickel, stainless steel. 
  • Should be able to hook up oxygen and acetylene torch and read weld gauges.
  • Should be able to use hand tools with little supervision.
  • Must know standard item 1689 and the guide lines of 5 S.
     
    JOURNEYPERSON 2 (Welder)
     
  • Should be able to weld using SMAW, GMAW and FCAW welding process. 
  • Be able to hook up oxygen acetylene torch. 
  • Should be able to read weld gauges and able to use hand tools with supervision.
  • Must know standard item 1689 and the guide lines of 5 S.
     
    JOURNEYPERSON 1 (Welder)
     
  • Should be able to weld using SMAW, GMAW and FCAW welding process.
  • Be able to hook up oxygen acetylene torch. 
  • Should be able to read weld gauges and able to use hand tools with close supervision. 
  • Should have knowledge of weld symbols.
  • Must know standard item 1689 and the guidelines of 5 S.
     
    PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
     

X

Carrying

X

Lifting

X

Walking

X

Climbing

X

Pulling

 

 

X

Crawling

X

Sitting

 

 

X

Crouching

X

Standing

 

 

X

Hearing

X

Stooping

 

 

X

Kneeling

X

Talking

 

 

 

VISION REQUIREMENTS

 

The worker is required to have visual acuity to perform an activity such as: operating machines where the seeing job is at or within arm’s reach or performing mechanical or skilled trades tasks of a non-repetitive nature such as ones by electricians, technicians, service people, painters, mechanics, etc.

 

UNIQUE/ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

 

Must be able to climb on and around ships and walk to other yard areas and requires extended periods of standing and walking (75%). Inspections and work may require climbing ladders, working at heights, walking on scaffolding and observing co-workers using tools and equipment. Lifting/carrying tools and parts weighing up to 50 lbs. on frequent basis.  Standing, bending, sitting, reaching, pushing, pulling, crouching, kneeling, handling, finger dexterity, feeling, eye/hand/foot coordination, seeing, hearing required. Selecting appropriate tools for jobs, as per trade classification. Works in tight, confined work spaces on board ship and is exposed to varied temperatures, wind, wet and humid conditions, fumes, odors and dust, vibrations from ship and hand tools, constant moving machinery, possible toxic and caustic chemicals.

 

 

 

 

 

General Dynamics NASSCO is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.

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