31 Construction / Skilled Trades job openings in the Portsmouth, Virginia area

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Plant Operations Maintenance Tech


VA-PORTSMOUTH, Harbor Point Behavioral Health Center was founded in 1986 and is located within the city of Portsmouth, Virginia. This site is centrally located, providing excellent opportunities for community activities and involvement. This facility provides focused intermediate and long-term care to children and adolescents manifesting psychiatric and behavioral health disorders with a significant impairment o … MORE INFO

Marine Insulator


VA-Portsmouth, Marine Insulators / Pipe Coverers needed for long term assignments throughout Tidewater and on the Peninsula. Positions require 3+ years experience as a marine pipe coverer applying molded pipe sections to various steam pipe systems (i. e. main steam, auxiliary steam, HPD, LPD). Also need experience in applying tempmat and block insulation to components such as turbines, pumps, etc. Must be able to … MORE INFO

Wireless Construction Manager


VA-Norfolk, Wireless Field Construction Managers / Construction Supervisors Role: We are looking for solid Wireless Construction Managers / Supervisors for a 6 month plus project with one of our clients in the Norfolk,VA / Virginia Beach Market. It's for a great Company with a solid, long term track record. Typical Responsibilities: The Construction Manager / Construction Supervisor is responsible for duties … MORE INFO



VA-Norfolk, We have immediate needs for journeyman level pipefitters to work in the ship repair industry on long term assignments with several of our clients throughout the Hampton Roads area. Pay rate ranges from $20. 00 up to $33. 00 D/O/E and Contract. Requirements include: - Must have 5+ yrs. exp. in the ship repair industry - Knowledgeable in various types of shipboard piping systems to include high & low … MORE INFO



VA-Norfolk, Immediate Need. Long Term Assignments. Forward resumes with the following Experience: - 5+ yrs. exp. in marine and/or industrial environment required. - Knowledgeable reading and interpreting Blue Prints and Schematics - Exp. in layout, cutout, fabrication of foundations, bulkheads, decks, frames, hatches, stairwells - Exp working with carbon steel. Aluminum a plus - Must be able to Tack Weld usin … MORE INFO



VA-Norfolk, -Growing staffing company specializing in skilled trades is looking for a new team member. Previous experience in recruiting and staffing construction type jobs is ideal. Must be comfortable with a fast pace atmosphere where priorities change very quickly throughout the day. Superior organizational skills and the ability to learn likes and dislikes of our sales staff. We have a proven model of suc … MORE INFO

Lineman Needed ASAP


VA-Norfolk, Linemen Needed $30. 00 plus/hour & per diem when traveling We are in need of highly skilled Linemen who possess the ability to complete assigned tasks in a safe and professional manner in an individual or team setting Must have climbing gear and be certified to free climb Must have Valid CDL Drivers License Needs the ability to operate lower controls on lifts and bucket trucks in case of an emergen … MORE INFO

Electricans & HVAC Techs Needed


VA-Chesapeake, Immediate hire for Electricians and HVAC/R Technicians. Full-time, permanent positions. Must be able to work a 50+ hour work week when required. Mid size commercial contractor specializing in electrical, mechanical and General contracting. Great growth opportunity. We complete projects throughout the east coast and travel will be required for some projects. A company vehicle, hotel and per diem wi … MORE INFO

Service Technican


VA-Chesapeake, Looking for a service tech with experience in the HVAC/R field to work on light commercial rooftop package equipment, exhaust and ventilation equipment, and all types of refrigeration equipment including ice machines. We are also looking for a food service repair technician to service all types of cooking equipment in commercial restaurants. If you are one of those highly skilled, mechanically inc … MORE INFO

Engineering Technician III - SECRET Required


VA-Suffolk, Lynxnet is as an Alaska Native Corporation (ANC) and SBA 8(a) disadvantaged company dedicated to and accountable for providing our customers superior, integrated engineering services and technology solutions. Our highly qualified personnel work at strategic levels with you and your key people to ensure that these technology solutions are always aligned with your business processes and desired prog … MORE INFO

Project Manager - Shipyard


VA-Newport News, Project Manager - Shipyard Industrial construction company seeks a Project Manager with Shipyard experience. Responsibilities Include: Ensure the safety of workers Establish project schedule and report progress Supervise and directly manage various crafts Supervise construction to ensure work is done in compliance with the design, engineering, company standards and quality plan according to the es … MORE INFO

Structural Welder


VA-Hampton, Competent in Flux Core & Mig Pulsed Arc Welding. Minimum 5 years experience in Industrial or Shipyard setting. Pay range $20-$22. 00 an hour. Passing of a weld test required. … MORE INFO

Heavy Fab Supervisor


VA-Hampton, Minimum 5 years experience in heavy fab shop. Familiar with the equipment and processes for a heavy fab shop. Able to interpret shipyard drawings. Pay range $25-$26. 00 an hour. … MORE INFO

Deck Tile Installer


VA-Newport News, IMMEDIATE POSITIONS FOR QUALIFIED CANDIDATES. If you meet the below requirements, apply today! Experience Required: Deck Tile Installers must have three years experience in various aspects of deck covering. This is to include a minimum of three years experience in at least one of the following categories including installing quarry, ceramic, vinyl, terrazzo and Stratica tile, lawnmat and latex and … MORE INFO

Industrial Electrician


VA-Yorktown, We're looking for Journeyman Electricians with at least 7 years of Industrial experience who can start immediately. Must have tools of the trade and a valid drivers license. In addition, you must have reliable transportation and must be able to pass a drug screening. Hotel Included- plus $40/day Per Diem 50-60 hours per week. Contact us ASAP for immediate consideration at (804) 638-1999 … MORE INFO

A-Class Linemen and Operators Needed in VA.


VA-Chesapeake, Distribution A-Class Linemen and Operators Needed in VA. Chesapeake VA and Northern Va. areas. Must be experienced Journeyman level Linemen and Line Equipment Operators to apply. Distribution Energized primary line experience required. Glove work on 19. 9kv circuits, Must have Class A CDL license Re-conductor work, pole change outs, energized circuits Pole climbing experience required, must have ow … MORE INFO

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Sentara Health – Norfolk, VA – JobDiagnosis

…fast food experience not considered. Must have the ability to read and write clearly. Must be high school graduate or GED. City Norfolk, VA Job Category Service/ TradeMORE INFO

Food Service Worker

Sentara Health – Norfolk, VA – JobDiagnosis

…follow written and verbal instructions and complete simple computational skills. Some positions require lifting up to 75 lbs. City Norfolk, VA Job Category Service/ TradeMORE INFO

Food Service Worker

Sentara Health – Norfolk, VA – JobDiagnosis

…follow written and verbal instructions and complete simple computational skills. Some positions require lifting up to 75 lbs. City Norfolk, VA Job Category Service/ TradeMORE INFO

Food Service Worker

Sentara Health – Virginia Beach, VA – JobDiagnosis

…Must obtain Food Service Workers Permit within 30 days of hire. Other: Must be at least 18 years of age City Virginia Beach, VA Job Category Long Term Care Service/ TradeMORE INFO

Food Service Worker PT Rotating, Princess Anne Hospital

Sentara Health – Virginia Beach, VA – JobDiagnosis

…written and verbal instructions and complete simple computational skills. Some positions require lifting up to 75 lbs. City Virginia Beach, VA Job Category Service/ TradeMORE INFO

Sales Account Manager, EMS:

Stryker – Norfolk, VA – Stryker

…share updates when requested 8. Actively participates in national, state, and local EMS trade shows. For local trade shows may be solely responsible for … MORE INFO

Naval Project Estimator

Tidewater Staffing Inc – Chesapeake, VA – ZipRecruiter

…cost elements necessary for execution of work requirements including production trade man-hours, subcontracts, rentals and materials Preparation of work breakdown … MORE INFO

Customer Service Specialist - Cashier Job

Best Buy – Chesapeake, VA – JobDiagnosis

…a variety of transactions and customer interactions, including returns, exchanges, trade -ins, recycling, defective products and repair questions. They partner with other … MORE INFO

Inside Sales Representative

Ferguson Enterprises, Inc. – Hampton, VA – Jobtomic

…more!About UsIn business for 60 years, Ferguson a Wolseley Company is ranked by Trade Publications as one of the largest suppliers of construction related products … MORE INFO

Safety & Security Officer

Sentara Health – Norfolk, VA – Jobtomic

…traffic violation within the past 12 months and no major violations (ex. speeding 15 over limit) within the past 36 months). City Norfolk, VA Job Category Service/ TradeMORE INFO

Quality Assurance Manager

Cape Fox Shared Services – Virginia Beach, VA – techcareers.com

…upon award of contract. The candidate shall possess: a diploma/degree from high school, trade school, or industrial school, or GED equivalent; shall have one year of … MORE INFO

Manpower Analyst

Cape Fox Shared Services – Virginia Beach, VA – techcareers.com

…upon contract award The candidate shall possess: a diploma/degree from high school, trade school, or industrial school, or GED equivalent. Shall have five years of … MORE INFO

Customer Support Rep

Manpower Group – Williamsburg, VA – JobDiagnosis

…Support updating of parts catalog, marketing material, training material, and trade show preparations as required Requirements: Associates degree, or Bachelors preferred … MORE INFO

Senior Data Analyst

Cape Fox Shared Services – Virginia Beach, VA – techcareers.com

…upon award of contract The candidate shall possess: a diploma/degree from high school, trade school, or industrial school, or GED equivalent. Shall have ten years of … MORE INFO

Store Manager - Kate Spade New York

Kate Spade & Company – Williamsburg, VA – Jobtomic

…strong results from proactive outreach and the development of a personal business trade development of business driving initiatives that build a repeat business or that … MORE INFO

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