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SENIOR WELDER - NEWPORT NEWS, VA WITH SECURITY CLEARANCE

Company: Serco Inc.
Location: Newport News
Posted on: July 8, 2024

Job Description:

Position Description If you love and enjoy engaging in manual projects supporting our U.S Naval Ships, Serco has a great opportunity for you! Serco is looking for an Senior Welder to join a high-profile and challenging project supporting the US Navy in Newport News, VA. The Senior Welder will be on a dynamic team, supporting our C5ISR system installations. Bring your expertise and collaborative skills to make an impact towards our military defense and safety of our Sailors. Serco supports our US Naval Ships with successful and safe work by providing cabling, equipment, and C5ISR system installations for our Military. You will join an amazing team to fabricate, and assemble various electromechanical and electronic assemblies by applying appropriate safety techniques. You will be part of a team that works closely with the customer and other Serco team members to deliver high technology performed on-board U.S. Naval Ships and military installations. In this position, you will: * Interpret specifications, drawings, blueprints, shop job orders and, process sheets. * Use 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. * Perform related task such as thermal cutting (PLASMA or TORCH) and grinding. * Have knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. * Assign work to qualified personnel. * Train new shop personnel on machinery, tools and test equipment required for quality construction of products. * Work on-board U.S. Naval Ships and military installations in an area that is somewhat uncomfortable due to drafts, noise, temperature variation and the like and with equipment where carelessness would probably result in minor cuts, bruises, muscle strains, serious injury, or death. Qualifications To be successful in this role, you will have: * A United States Citizenship * A High School Diploma or equivalent. * Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance * The ability to obtain gain access to shipyards (NAVSTA & DBIDS) * Complete successful qualifications in the following Serco Welding Procedures within 30 days of starting with Serco for continued employment with Serco: * 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) * Serco-012 (SMAW, S/S to S/S - 4 position). * The ability to P ass steel/stainless SMAW & FCAW * The abilty to Pass 5XXX aluminum MIG/aluminum 6G pipe TIG * The ability to Pass CuNi 6G pipe test/braze CuNi pipe * The ability to obtain a CP certification * The ability to obtain a QCR and NDT Level I-II (as required) * The ability to successfully complete the 248 Training. * A minimum of 8 years of direct welding experience * A minimum of 5 years of Shipyard experience * The ability to lead small crews/ tasking. (Up to 10 people) * You will have combined experience in the following: * Read drawings (Master level) * Carbon-arc gouge, ship fit, scribe foundations to suit ship * Repair base material * Advanced understanding & comprehension of NAVSEA Standard Items * Ability to work in efficient tandem with SF/PF/Welder teaming structure * Grind/plasma cut/fit/tack weld * The ability to conduct safety JHAs & is an advocate for Serco's Zero Harm program. * The ability to p rovide mentorship & oversee OJT of junior welders, pipefitters, or shipfitters. * Be familiar with NAVSEA, standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the field of electrical repair, fabrication, and installation. * Get respirator qualified and wear proper PPE throughout their work shift. * Have your own tools of the trade and able to pass pre-certification company weld test. * 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 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. * Have attention to safety (which is critical). * Candidate must be willing to travel up to 10% to various work sites. * Be willing to relocate or work in Newport News, VA. Additional desired experience and skills: * An active DoD Secret Clearance * Shipyard Experience * OSHA Certification If you are interested in supporting and working with our team across the globe on a passionate, talented, and diverse Serco team- then submit your application now for immediate consideration. It only takes a few minutes and could change your career! Military Veterans and Spouses encouraged to apply! Company Overview Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc. In North America, Serco's 9,000+ employees strive to make an impact every day across 100+ sites in the areas of Defense, Citizen Services, and Transportation. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Serco serves every branch of the U.S. military, numerous U.S. Federal civilian agencies, the Intelligence Community, the Canadian government, state, provincial and local governments, and commercial clients. While your place may look a little different depending on your role, we know you will find yours here. Wherever you work and whatever you do, we invite you to discover your place in our world. Serco is a place you can count on and where you can make an impact because every contribution matters. To review Serco benefits please visit: https://www.serco.com/na/careers/benefits-of-choosing-serco . If you require an accommodation with the application process please email: or call the HR Service Desk at 800-628-6458, option 1. Please note, due to EEOC/OFCCP compliance, Serco is unable to accept resumes by email. Candidates may be asked to present proof of identify during the selection process. If requested, this will require presentation of a government-issued I.D. (with photo) with name and address that match the information entered on the application. Serco will not take possession of or retain/store the information provided as proof of identity. For more information on how Serco uses your information, please see our Applicant Privacy Policy and Notice . Serco does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies without being a contracted approved vendor. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Serco and will not be obligated to pay a placement or contract fee. If you are interested in becoming an approved vendor at Serco, please email . Serco is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

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