Lockport, LA 70374
CTS is accepting resumes for experienced Shipfitters for ship construction and repair in the New Orleans, LA area (lockport, LA).
Shipfitter Job Description: Lays out and fabricates metal structural parts, such as plates, bulkheads, and frames, and braces them in position within hull of ship for riveting or welding: Lays out position of parts on metal, working from blueprints or templates and using scribe and hand tools.
The minimum requirements for the position are as follows:
- Must have a minimum of 5 years ship fitting experience.
- Must be able to demonstrate the ability to accurately perform layout, cutting with a torch, metric measuring (i.E. Cm, mm, etc.) and structural fitting processes by successfully passing a hands-on craft test.
- Must be able to comprehend blueprints, sketches, and templates.
CTS offers Blue Cross/Blue Shield Medical Insurance as well as Dental and Vision benefits to ALL eligible employees. We pay referral bonuses to employees who refer qualified candidates. Call a CTS Representative for details. We also offer other types of rewards (i.E. Employee of the month, hire on bonuses, etc.)
Safety and responsible work practices are of paramount importance at CTS and are woven into the fabric of everything we do. We are committed to our employee s safety, the protection of the environment and the communities where we operate. We look forward to working with you in the near future and are ready to be a partner in your career success!
CTS is an EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability