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2018-04-252018-05-24

WELDER/STRUCTURAL

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc.
Newport News, VA
  • Job Code
    2631809
Company Huntington Ingalls Industries

Job Title WELDER/STRUCTURAL

Jobid 2631809

Location: Newport News, VA, 23606, USA

Description **22038BR**

**Job Title:**



WELDER/STRUCTURAL



**Department/Cost Center:**



X18: Welders



**External Job Description:**



As a welder, you will first be qualified through the shipyards state of the art welding school. After completion of welding school, you will use a wide range of welding filler metals and welding processes to perform structural and/or pipe welds in all phases of ship construction. Welders perform tack, fillet, and full penetration welding on steel foundations and structural and pipe joints in production on aircraft carriers and submarines. This will be done using various welding processes including SMAW (Shielded Metal Arc Welding), FCAW (Flux Cored Arc Welding), GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding), and GTAW (Gas Tungsten Arc Welding). These welds are made in all positions using both manual and mechanized processes and will satisfy all nondestructive tests requirements (visual inspection, magnetic particle inspection, ultrasonic inspection, radiographic inspection). Welders will also receive additional training including certified visual inspection, fire watch, carbon arcing, and troubleshooting minor welding equipment problems.



**Watch this video to learn more:** **Welder Video**



**Auto req ID:**



22038BR



**Marketing Title:**



Structural Welder (Entry Level)



**Basic Qualifications:**



Must be able to be respirator qualified. This is a construction environment involving extreme heights, confined spaces, physical labor and various weather conditions within a shipyard environment. Must be able to work assigned shift as production needs. Must be able to pass Work Keys Assessment and Physical Agility Test. Click here for details regarding Work Keys testing.



**Entity:**



NN SHIPBUILDING (0265)



**Schedule:**



Full-time



**Clearance Type:**



None



**Shift:**



Multiple



**Travel:**



No



**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 Shipbuilding 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, Integrated Missions Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs nearly 37,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.



**Relocation Assistance:**



No relocation assistance available



**Minimum Education:**



None



**Location:**



Newport News-Virginia-United States



**US Citizenship Required for this Position:**



Yes



**EEO Statement:**



Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans/Disabled Welcome. U.S. citizenship required for most positions.



**Preferred Qualifications:**



High school graduate or equivalent preferred.



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