The Welder II works on a team supporting cabling, equipment, and C5ISR system installations. The Welder II joins, fabricates, and repairs metal and other weldable material by applying appropriate welding techniques.
Applicants Performs a variety of complicated tasks including:
-Interprets specifications, drawings, blueprints, shop job orders and, process sheets
-Uses a variety of ARC and gas welding equipment to fabricate or repair products such as foundations, cable collars, cable/pipe/vent hangers, cable tubes penetrations, studs, etc.
-May perform related task such as thermal cutting (PLASMA or TORCH) and grinding
-Knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
-Assigns work to qualified personnel
-May train new shop personnel on machinery, tools and test equipment required for quality construction of products
Work is performed onboard U.S. Naval Ships and military installations requiring the ability to work in areas with drafts, noise, and temperature variation. Must be able to work in high heat spaces, climb shipyard dry dock stairs/ladders, work in kneeling position for layout of cable runs under false decking, lift up to 50 pounds with 80% of work requiring carrying, pushing, and/or pulling up to 40 pounds for majority of shift while being in a standing, crouching, or walking position. Attention to safety critical.
Required Skills-Position requires a High School Diploma or equivalent and 3+ years of AIT Installation experience; 5-7 years of AIT Installation experience desired -Applicants must complete successful qualification in the following Serco Welding Procedures within 30 calendar days of starting date: Serco-001 (GMAW, Aluminum – 4 position), Serco-002 (SMAW, HY100-4 position), Serco-003 (GMAW, Aluminum – 4 position), Serco-007 (SMAW, C/S to S/S – 4 position), and Serco-012 (SMAW, S/S to S/S – 4 position) -Applicants must have own tools of the trade and able to pass precertification company weld test -Applicant must be able to use MICRO-SOFT Project and update project plans and schedules using a computer -Applicants must be willing to work more than 40 hours work weeks -Applicants must successfully undergo a background investigation -This position supports a U.S. Government Contract whose terms require Serco to staff it only with U.S. Citizens -Travel may be required. Applicant must be willing to travel to various work sites such as Virginia Beach VA, Bremerton WA, Everett WA, Pearl Harbor HI, Mayport FL & Yokosuka Japan. Military Veterans and Spouses encouraged to apply!