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Maintenance Mechanic

JOURNEYPERSON 4 Must meet Journeyperson level 1 experience with limited supervision and be capable of assisting others. JOURNEYPERSON 3 Must meet Journeyperson level 1 experience with minimum supervision. Should have the ability to progress for advancement. JOURNEYPERSON 2 Must meet Journeyperson level 1 experience and will need supervision. Should have the ability to progress for advancement. JOURNEYPERSON 1 Will need close supervision. Should have the ability to progress for advancement. Repairs and maintains in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operations manuals and manufactures specifications machinery and mechanical equipment such as air compressors, fire pumps, metal shears, band saws, drill presses and other production equipment. Should be able to make a diagnosis of machinery and equipment to determine problems and make proper repairs, whether the equipment is manually, air hydraulically or electrically operated. Be capable of using measuring instruments such as rules calipers and micrometers. Have some experience in operation of power tools, lathes, drill presses, band saws, grinders and other equipment to be effective and efficient in repairing equipment. Possesses some skill and experience in building maintenance and repairs including boilers. Experience in burning and welding would be helpful. In addition, knowledge and experience in temporary service going aboard navy vessels would be a plus. 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: Should 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. To learn more about applicant rights under federal law, click here: EEO is the Law Poster EEO is the Law Supplement Pay Transparency If you have a disability that impacts your ability to complete the job application process and would like to request an accommodation, please contact our Human Resources Department. For Norfolk, call (757) 543-6801. This contact information is for accommodation requests only, not to inquire about the status of applications. Nearest Major Market: Hampton Roads Job Segment: Maintenance Mechanic, Maintenance, Hydraulics, Mechanic, Manufacturing, Engineering, Operations Apply now »

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General Dynamics NASSCO
200 Ligon Street
Norfolk, VA 23523
Phone: 757-966-3609

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Norfolk, VA 23523
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