~Nationwide Skilled trades is actively seeking Marine Joiners for a job site in Pascagoula Mississippi~
Must be familiar with installing interior ship, including joiner bulkhead panels, track for panels, ceilings, galley equipment, bunks, lockers, tables and any ship furnishings. Must be able to enter and work in confined spaces in the internal section of the ship. Must be able to manipulate and transport loads of up to 50 pounds over distances up to 200 feet. Must be familiar with the tools and machines essential to the job, be able to traverse gangways and scaffolding at varying heights, including uneven heights, and maneuver around obstructions. Must be able to read blueprints and measurements. #skilledtrades
Please submit your resume or call our office at 985-872-5530 or 757-963-2211 for more info.
Job Types: Full-time, Contract
Category: Skilled and Entry Level Shipyard Labor
NOTE: The following description is a GENERAL Overview of this career and not a description of a particular job posting.
The path to a shipyard career often begins with a position as a Firewatch, Trade Helper or Apprentice. Apprentice programs are rigorous and workers are often more successful if they begin in an entry-level position forst to obtain some key critical skills and knowledge such as:
- Learning the words and terms used in shipyards that aren't used in oher workplaces
- Learning about basic tools and their proper use
- Learning about the variety of trades jobs available so the worker can choose a position best suited to their interests
These occupations usually require a high school diploma.
Job Training: Employees in these occupations need anywhere from a few months to one year of working with experienced employees. A recognized apprenticeship program may be associated with these occupations.
Candidates must have 6-8 years of experience in their trade for first class tradesmen positions.
Entry-level jobs require a minimum of 6-12 months experience working in a shipyard environment.