Position DescriptionSerco is looking for an Senior Marine Welder team member to join a high-profile and challenging project supporting the US Navy. The Senior Marine 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.You will be part of a team that works closely with the customer and other Serco team members to deliver high technology performed onboard U.S. Naval Ships and military installations.In this role, 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 onboard 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.QualificationsTo be successful in this role, you will:A High School Diploma or equivalent and 8-10 years of AIT experience.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.Be certified in the following process: GMAW, SMAW, FCAW, and TIG.Have own tools of the trade and able to pass precertification company weld test.Must complete successful qualification in the following Serco Welding Procedures within 30 calendar days of starting date: Succesfully pass 3 positions in FCAW steelSuccesfully pass 3 positions in FCAW stainless steelSuccesfully pass 3 positions in GMAW aluminumSuccesfully pass 3 positions in GTAW steelSuccesfully pass 3 positions in GTAW stainless steelSuccesfully pass 3 positions in GTAW aluminumCandidate must be willing to travel up to 50% to various work sites.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 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.This position supports a U.S. Government Contract whose terms require Serco to staff it only with U.S. Citizens, be able to obtain gain access to shipyards (NAVSTA & DBIDS), undergo a background investigation and pass a drug screening.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 OverviewSerco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc. Serco serves every branch of the U.S. military, numerous U.S. Federal civilian agencies, the Intelligence Community, the Canadian government, state and local governments, and commercial clients. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Serco Americas has over 9,000 employees and is part of a $4 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. At Serco, our employees are our most valuable asset - we listen, respect and support them throughout their career at Serco. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying our workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets).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: email@example.com 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.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 Agencies@serco-na.com.
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