Insulator/Joiner

Nationwide Skilled Trades | Houma, LA

Posted Date 3/15/2019
Description

Job description

Nationwide Skilled Trades is actively seeking insulators/joiners for a project in Houma, LA!

General Description

Insulators apply a variety of insulation materials on steel and aluminum bulkheads, distillation plants, refrigeration plants, ventilation ducts and other piping systems and equipment to prevent loss of heat or cold, prevent condensation, protect personnel and reduce noise levels aboard ship and noise transfer to the sea. Materials used include molded calcium silicate, Mylar and aluminum faced fiberglass and foam plastic insulations, galvanized, stainless steel and aluminum perforated and sheet metal sheathing, along with insulating and adhesive cements. Insulators must be able to measure and layout studs and insulation pins and fasten materials to various base materials using an electric stud gun or similar apparatus, Insulators will use a variety of hand and power tools to cut, shape and install insulation materials

  • Five or more years direct experience as a shipboard or marine insulator. Commercial insulation experience may suffice
  • Able to interpret installation and arrangement drawings. Capable of developing field sketches
  • Can operate power tools, e.g., circular saw, grinder, pin gun, etc., as well as use various hand tools required
  • Capable of planning work tasks and gathering materials required to complete tasks
  • Coordinates work sequences with other craft disciplines, possesses solid oral and written communication skills
  • Familiar with ABS, USCG or other regulatory body requirements
  • Operates in a safe and efficient manner on the job site, abides by company HS&E requirements and standards
  • Ability to manually lift up to 50 lbs. Sitting, standing and bending required
  • Reports to work on time daily; willing to work overtime when requested

Best Candidates Will

  • Be able to pass 7 year background check
  • Pass drug screen
  • Have previous shipyard experience
  • Be authorized to work in the US
  • Have reliable transportation
  • Be flexible to work all shifts

Send in your resume today to be put on our list!

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