Student Welder Helper Apprentice

Job Description

Welders are responsible for the welding of metal fabricated parts by utilizing various welding processes and positions within a shipbuilding environment. Welding assignments will consist of both fillet and butt welding.

Basic Qualifications

This position requires a minimum of one (1) year of work experience in FCAW (Flux Core) and SWAW (Stick) welding, the ability to pass military standard tests in the vertical (3G), horizontal (2G) and overhead (4G) positions. Successful completion of a welding technical training certification program will be allowed in lieu of experience requirement. Qualified applicants will be required to pass a hands-on skill assessment; the weld test is for x-ray quality.

Preferred Qualifications

High School Diploma or Equivalent is preferred. Previous experience in shipbuilding is preferred.

Req ID:9565

Department: 09 Welders

Entity: Huntington Ingalls Industries

Travel Required:No

Shift:Multiple

Relocation:No relocation assistance available

Education:Other

Virtual/Telework Opportunity:No-Teleworking is not available for this position

US Citizenship Required for this Position:Yes

Clearance Type:No - Clearance Not Required to Start

Who We Are - About HII

EEO Statement:

Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

As a condition of employment with Huntington Ingalls Industries, you are required to provide proof that you are fully vaccinated for COVID 19 or fit within an exemption under the law. Accordingly, employment is conditioned on providing proof of vaccination or having an approved exemption prior to starting employment.