Tradesmen | San Diego, CA

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Posted Date 11/28/2023

Tradesmen International is immediately hiring experienced Shipfitters for projects located in San Diego, CA. This is a full time opportunity and the pay rate is up to $34/hour based on experience for local candidates and up to $27/hour BOE plus $150/Per Diem to travelers 60+ miles from the job site.  If you are a Shipfitter, and want to work alongside other proven craftsmen who emphasize safety, productivity and superior craftsmanship, this is your chance to advance your career! 

Job Scope:        

  • Assemble, cut and grind metal structural parts including; plates, bulkheads, strong backs, turn buckles and come-along 
  • Align parts in relation to each other 
  • Tacks and welds foundation and structural members 
  • Perform layout work according to blueprint readings, ship terminology and different metals
  • Operate high reaching equipment including; condors, sky climbers and scissor lift 
  • Set up tools and equipment 
  • Other related tasks assigned 


  • Minimum of 5 years of Marine Shipfitting Experience
  • Must be US, Citizen, Naturalized Citizen or Permanent Resident 
  • Must be able to pass Drug Screen and Background Check
  • Have OSHA 10 Maritime, Firewatch, and Respirator Fit Certifications; TI does offer the OSHA course to qualified employees who have yet to obtain the certification
  • Must be able to work at heights and in confined spaces
  • Able to Work on any assigned shift

Company Details

Tradesmen International not only offers consistent work, top pay, and employment opportunities, we also provide a benefits package that is among the best in the industry.

Our comprehensive benefits include:

  • Tradesmen+ Rewards Program – earn points for hours worked
  • Vacation Pay
  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) profit-sharing savings plan
  • Incentive programs
  • Tool purchase programs & MORE!

Tradesmen International is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability

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Salary34.00 Hour
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