Assisting my client, a naval machine shop, in their search for on site machinists for the Portsmouth location. Candidates must be able to pass a background check to gain access to sites that perform work on US DOD Contracts. Pay is based on experience,
$17-$22/hour with excellent benefits!! Apply now: or call 804-387-2794 for an immediate reply.

The On-site Machinist performs repairs to equipment, vessels, and mechanical structures at customer facilities. This is an entry level position and will involve a significant on the job training.

A candidate for this position can expect to assist in the performance of, and be trained in the following tasks:

1. Travel to customer locations locally, throughout the United States, and abroad to perform site surveys and carry out repairs.

2. Transport and set up tools, machinery, and fixtures to support machining operations.

3. Perform machining operations using equipment such as; Portable milling machines, clamshell lathes, line boring systems, grinding machines, hydraulic tensioning systems, as well as various hand and power tools.

4. Take measurements of machined features using precision measuring equipment.

5. Performs mechanical assembly and disassembly of equipment using a variety of hand and power tools.

6. Communicates with customers and government representatives to coordinate work onsite.

7. Completes inspection and as-found condition reports for completed work.

Education Requirement:

HS diploma or equal

A good candidate will have:

1. High school level understanding of algebra and geometry.

2. Strong mechanical aptitude.

3. A strong, proven interest in engineering and mechanical systems.

4. Able to work independently and with limited supervision.

5. Motivated self-starter

6. Basic background in machine tool setup and use

This Position is:

Full Time
Must be able to stand and/or lift 30 lbs for an extended period of time
Must be able to climb ladders shipboard
First Shift (subject to change depending on workload)
Might require significant travel and/or overtime

Additional Requirements:

1. Candidate must be able to pass a background check to gain access to sites that perform work on US DOD Contracts.

2. Candidate must have a good driving record.

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