Structural Metal Worker Jobs

Raise, situate, and join structural components to form buildings or frameworks. Structural metal workers follow blueprints and supervisors’ instructions to properly connect girders, beams, and columns by bolting or welding them together. They are proficient with tools such as metal shears, torches, and welding equipment.

Structural metal workers are also responsible for ensuring that metal components are lifted and positioned properly. They accomplish this by signaling crane operators, standing on the beam as it is raised, and/or assembling the hoisting equipment, including cables, pulleys, and hooks. In some cases, they may maneuver the hoisting equipment themselves.

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Ameri-Force - Pascagoula, MS
Ability to comprehend complex structural assembly drawings, blueprints, and sketches to include weld symbols, material types, datum and reference lines....
1 day ago
NSC - Mobile, AL
Able to read a tape measure (standard and metric); have experience in the use of a hand torch, hydraulic and ratchet jacks along with chain falls and come-a-longs; familiar with hand tools such as combination...
2 days ago
AmeriForce - Norfolk, VA
Ability to use hand tools and instruments associated with the heavy structural steel fitting trade. Must be able to work effectively with others. Comprehend blueprints, sketches, and templates....
1 day ago
Jacksonville, FL
Job Responsibilities & Skills: SOME CANDIDATES WILL BE NIGHT SHIFT Be able to plan and complete work with little supervision using blueprints....
1 day ago
Colonna's Shipyard - Norfolk, VA
Responsibilities Working with presses, floor shaping, forming plates, shaping from templates, marking symbols, doors, hatches and scuttles, rolls, presses and blacksmith shop Laying out blueprints and...
21 hours ago
Jacksonville, FL
Shipfitter 1st Class Ameri-Force Florida, Jacksonville Job Description Ability to read and comprehend instructions, drawings, and general correspondence in English. Comprehensive understanding of...
2 days ago
PMQ Services - Pascagoula, MS
Required Skills: 1.Single Pass Tack Welding. 2.Burning-Oxygen/Propane Burning Torch. 3.Heating-Oxygen/Propane Heating Torch. 4.Ability to comprehend complex structural assembly drawings, blueprints,...
5 days ago
Rapidbuilt,Inc. - Weatherford, TX
Steel Buildings design and manufacturer seeking a Steel Procurement Specialist for our National and International Business. Knowledge of the US Steel materials and products industry is the key to...
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NSC - Panama City, FL
NSC Technologies is currently hiring 1 st Class Shipfitter for immediate work in Panama City, FL. The ideal candidate must have a minimum of 5 years verified shipyard experience. JOB DESCRIPTION...
7 days ago
AmeriForce - Jacksonville, FL
Ability to read and comprehend instructions, drawings, and general correspondence in English. Comprehensive understanding of ship repair terminology and ship compartment location nomenclature. Be...
7 days ago
Serco, Inc. - Chesapeake, VA
The Shipfitter II lays out position of parts on metal, working from blueprints or templates and using scribe and hand tools....
8 days ago
Venture Dynamics Enterprises, Inc. - Norfolk, VA
exam * Basic reading, writing and math skills. * Previous experience in metal works is an asset. * Candidates may be required to travel to different sites or Naval Bases * Must be able to use hand...
8 days ago
Houston, TX
Multi-pass (NAVSEA Technical Publication 39074-AQ-GIB-010/248) Burning-Oxygen/Propane Burning Torch Heating-Oxygen/Propane Heating Torch Ability to comprehend complex structural assembly drawings, blueprints...
9 days ago
General Dynamics - San Diego, CA
Performs lay out work according to blueprints or reference lines....
9 days ago
Boston, MA
. * Ability to interpret instructions, specifications * Layout and Pattern Development * Ability to use hand tools, power tools, etc, for metal work * Dexterity (Assembly, Disassembly, Reassembly etc...
9 days ago

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Toxic Metal - LEAD V2.16 Course
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With Coggno's Ergonomics - For Healthcare Workers Online Training Course & Certification Program for Safety you will able to identify ergonomic risk factors in your job, recognize the signs and...

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