Insulators-Marine – experienced Marine Insulators needed (min. 5+ years’ experience). Must be at least 18 and US Citizen and have own tools and transportation. Must be available to work overtime. Background check required. Competitive pay and benefits package available. Apply in person at C. E. Thurston & Sons, Inc., 3550 E. Virginia Beach Blvd., Norfolk, VA 23502, or call Mike Barbour at 757-536-9003. EOE/M/F/Disability/Vet
Category: Marine Insulator
NOTE: The following description is a GENERAL Overview of this career and not a description of a particular job posting.
Marine Insulators apply insulation and covering to piping/machinery for water systems, AC, refrigeration, and steam machinery, bulkheads and overheads. This allows ship systems to function at peak capacity while keeping ship personnel remain comfortable and safe from exposure to extreme heat or cold. Marine Insulators become skilled with hand-tools such as knives, wire cutters, saws, and tape measures. They are responsible for handling and applying rubber, fiberglass hullboard, pipe sections made of fiberglass or calcium silicate, fiberglass tape/cloth, adhesives and Tempmatt.
Marine Insulator positions typically require a high school diploma.
Marine Insulator careers typically require the ability to :
- Demonstrate high-quality craftsmanship
- Pass a drug test
- Obtain a security clearance
- Be reliable and punctual
Previous experience is preferred and sometimes required.