Journeyman Ironworker

LPR Construction | Newport News, VA

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Posted Date 5/31/2024
Description Job Description

Join our Newport News Shipbuilding long term project with opportunity to advance in your career!

Position Details:

Duration: 3+ months

Pay Range: $28-$32

Working: 5 10's

Per-Diem: $100 per work day plus travel pay!

Site Requirement:

Must be a US Citizen and be able to pass Background Check

With projects throughout the US, we have a fully loaded backlog of work that can provide you continued employment. From Medical buildings, Scheel stores, Universal Studio addition, Fitness centers and Netflix studios, among other projects.
  • Offering Per-diem and Travel Pay
  • Medical insurance and other insurance benefits available.
  • Paid vacation & 6 paid holidays after 1 year of service.
  • 80-hour payout at 2nd anniversary.
Be part of LPR's Team!

Under supervision, the Journeyman Ironworker is responsible for completing tasks related to structural iron and steel erection and completing the tasks in a timely, quality manner.

Required Skills

  • Bolt-up structural member following blueprints and instructions from supervisors.
  • Ability to weld 3G and 4G
  • Rig structural-steel members to hoist cables, using chains, or cables.
  • Hoist steel beams, girders, and columns into place, using cranes, or signal hoisting equipment operators to lift and position structural-steel members.
  • Detail Work: may include installing angle and bent plate, welding clips, joists, tube steel or angle kickers; installing safety cable and safety posts; or shaking out and spreading joists and long spans.
  • Assembling: Plumbing of structural steel; installing deck; installing and welding steel stairs, handrail and guardrail.
  • Field fabrication or assembly of metal parts such as steel frames, columns, beams, and girders, according to blueprints or instructions from supervisors.
  • Insert sealing strips, wiring, insulating material, ladders, flanges, gauges, and valves, depending on types of structures being assembled
Required Experience

  • Use all safety and personal protective equipment for the purpose intended. Use of safety harness and lanyard for proper tie off.
  • Operate boom lift and scissor lift.
  • Pull, push, or pry structural-steel members into approximate positions for bolting into place.
  • Walk/stand on girders or other structural-steel members to position them or use rope to guide them into position.
Salary30.00 Hour
Per Diem
Per Diem Offered

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