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Student Welder Helper Apprentice


Pascagoula, Mississippi, United States

Date:  Oct 20, 2021
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  


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