Shipfitter

General Dynamics Information Technology, Inc. | Norfolk, VA

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Posted Date 5/08/2024
Description Type of Requisition:
Pipeline

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
None

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
None

Suitability:

Public Trust/Other Required:

Job Family:
SCA

Job Qualifications:

Skills:
Blueprints, Custom Fabrication, Detailed Drawings
Certifications:

Experience:
1 + years of related experience
US Citizenship Required:
Yes

Job Description:

Shipfitter

Job Description:
  • Performs layout fabrication assembly, installation, operation, modification, and testing of experimental components, materials, apparatus and equipment at an advanced level.
  • Must have working knowledge and understanding of shipboard and industrial work practices on military bases and facilities.
  • Must be able to read, work and interpret shipboard drawings/diagrams.
  • Sets up and operates equipment, test apparatus, test equipment, and related equipment.
  • Drafts detail drawings or sketches for drafting room completion or to request parts.
  • Devises, fabricates and assembles new or modified mechanical components or assemblies.
  • Evaluates the form, fit, and function of components, apparatus and equipment for adherence to project objectives.
  • Records test procedures and results, performs routine analysis and calculations, and makes recommendations for changes in equipment, product or test method.
  • May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technicians.
  • Participates in special projects as required.
  • Performs technical tasks toward the development or testing of machinery and equipment.
Education:
  • Requires an associate degree or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work experience.
  • Technical or vocational training preferred.
  • One or more professional certifications may be required, depending on job assignment.
  • Requires a High School Diploma or GED
Qualifications:
  • 3+ years of related experience fabricating, maintaining, some rigging, and repairing mechanical components.
  • Must be able to obtain a DBIDS Badge for access to Naval Bases, Naval Facilities, and private shipyards (BAE, NASSCO, etc.)
  • Must be a US Citizen.
  • Travel may be required.
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• 401K with company match
• Comprehensive health and wellness packages
• Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
• Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
• Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
• Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays

The likely hourly rate for this position is between $19.08 - $31.86. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Travel Required:
10-25%

Telecommuting Options:
Onsite

Work Location:
USA VA Norfolk

Additional Work Locations:

Total Rewards at GDIT:
Our benefits package for all US-based employees includes a variety of medical plan options, some with Health Savings Accounts, dental plan options, a vision plan, and a 401(k) plan offering the ability to contribute both pre and post-tax dollars up to the IRS annual limits and receive a company match. To encourage work/life balance, GDIT offers employees full flex work weeks where possible and a variety of paid time off plans, including vacation, sick and personal time, holidays, paid parental, military, bereavement and jury duty leave. To ensure our employees are able to protect their income, other offerings such as short and long-term disability benefits, life, accidental death and dismemberment, personal accident, critical illness and business travel and accident insurance are provided or available. We regularly review our Total Rewards package to ensure our offerings are competitive and reflect what our employees have told us they value most.

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

We connect people with the most impactful client missions, creating an unparalleled work experience that allows them to see their impact every day. We create opportunities for our people to lead and learn simultaneously. From securing our nation's most sensitive systems, to enabling digital transformation and cloud adoption, our people are the ones who make change real.

Salary25.47 Hour
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