Responsibilities for this Position
Shipfitter (Grades 1 - 3)
Req ID: 2020-2790
Type: Regular Full-Time
Remaining Positions: 350
Post End Date: 12/31/2021
Salary Grade: ..
This position requires that you be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 unless you request and receive a medical or religious exemption from BIW. Fully vaccinated means that you have received all required doses of the COVID-19 vaccine and have undergone the CDC mandated 14 day waiting period after receiving the final dose.
Proof of vaccination in the form of a CDC Vaccination Record Card or other valid medical documentation establishing vaccination is required prior to starting work at BIW. Those seeking religious and medical exemptions must complete and submit the appropriate form and receive approval for an exemption prior to starting work. Exemption forms can be found at http://www.gdbiw.com
This is an entry level position to work in the Shipfitting Trade. Applicants may be assigned any S40 Trade tasks, but will initially be assigned to assist in basic S40 trade functions including (but not limited to): fabrication and installation of items made from steel, stainless steel and aluminum, or assist a more experienced S40 in more complex fabrication and installation operations. Additionally, this entry level position would be involved in many types of prep work and grinding in way of part installation in all areas.
Preferred High School Diploma or GED.
Preferred Technical or Vocational training in steel fabrication and/or carpentry trade.
Required Must have some experience working with metal, hand tools, and power tools.
Required Must be able to read a tape measure, perform basic layout and perform simple math calculations.
Required Must meet the requirements of the S40 physical task analysis.
Preferred Ability to read blue prints.