Bends and shapes hot and cold steel plates and other large structural pieces used in ship constructin and repair. Uses various bending roll machines, presses, bending slabs, special forms, and similar equipment. From templates, blueprints, or lay out markings, marks bending guides on plate or other workpiece and determines sequence of bends. Using power-driven machines, punches, and shears heavy steel plates, "I" beams, "T" beams, channels, and other structural shapes used in the construction and repair of ships and other metal structures and equipment.
One (1) to three (3) years experience working from sketches, blueprints, or templets in a shipbuilding or industrial environment. Must be able to read a SAE standard or metric tape measure.
Four years or more experience working on a Buffalo iron worker or other heavy metal working machines.
Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) designs, builds and maintains a variety of nuclear and non-nuclear ships for the U.S. Navy and builds high-endurance cutters for the U.S. Coast Guard. In addition, HII provides aftermarket services for military ships around the globe. For more than a century, HII has been building more ships, in more ship classes, than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. Employing nearly 38,000 shipbuilders in Virginia, Mississippi, Louisiana and California, Huntington Ingalls Industries primary business divisions are Newport News Shipbuilding and Ingalls Shipbuilding.
Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc. - 15 months ago