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FSG Trades Assistant (29844BR)

FSG Trades Assistant Newport News-Virginia-United States 29844BR External Job Description Job Specifics: • Must have knowledge of common mechanical tools. • Preferred candidate to have maintenance experience on mechanical systems. • Preferred candidate to have experience working effectively from blueprints and technical documents. Assists workers in the skilled maintenance trades. Performs specific or general duties of lesser skill, such as supplying or holding materials and tools; cleaning working area, machine, and equipment; and performing other unskilled tasks as directed. Tasks vary. Position may perform specialized machine operations. Performs maintenance and minor repairs to various machines under supervision. May make local pick up and deliveries of supplies and company equipment and material, paint, lag, surface preparation and minor facilities maintenance. Check and return tools from tool room. Assists in receipt and inventory of material, tools and equipment. Department/Cost Center 111 - FSG MMTS Busn Unit - 11105 - RCOH US Citizenship Required for this Position Yes Relocation Assistance No relocation assistance available Clearance Type Confidential Minimum Education High School Diploma/GED Shift 1st Schedule Full-time Travel Yes, 10%-25% of the time Basic Qualifications High School Diploma or equivalent. Must have a valid drivers license and must provide own hand tools. Trade School desired. Preferred Qualifications Must be able to lift, carry and transport heavy equipment and boxes. The exact weight requirements will be determined by the specific job, but no less than 30 lbs. Able to work on and climb ladders, work in extreme temperature environments, aboard ships, in shipyards, under industrial conditions and in confined spaces. Able to perform other duties as required which may involve high heat, humidity, noise and dirty conditions, working aloft or over the sides of vessels. May ride ships at sea for extended periods. May require wearing a respirator. Most work is performed aboard ships or in industrial conditions. Travel may be required within and outside of the continental United States. Company Statement Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Mission Driven Innovative Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs more than 40,000 people operating both domestically and internationally. EEO Statement Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans/Disabled Welcome. U.S. citizenship required for most positions. Job Expires 21-Apr-2020

Category: Entry Level Shipyard Labor


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NOTE: The following description is a GENERAL Overview of this career and not a description of a particular job posting.

Entry level shipyard workers may serve as trades helpers, work in supply, operate as firewatches for hot work, assist in clean up and generally get an opportunity to learn more about working in a ship yard environment. All entry level wokers are encouraged to ask about jobs, learn more about the work being done and seek opportunities to enter trade training.
Education
High school diploma or GED.
Qualifications
Must be able to secure security access and demonstrate a history of successful employment.

Company Information

HII Fleet Support Group
5200 W. Mercury Blvd,
Suite 250
Newport News, VA 23605
Phone: 757-896-5314

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