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Plant Operations Maintenance Tech

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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

Inside Machinist

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VA-Norfolk, Inside Machinist / Manual Machinist for Ship Repair Facility Requires minimum 5 years experience with large piece manual operations Also requires experience with reverse engineering, some CNC, and large shaft experience Must be able to operate lathes, milling machines and drill presses Must have experience with rigging, moving and use of overhead cranes to move machinery and large pieces Experienc … MORE INFO

Outside Machinist

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VA-Norfolk, Immediate need for long term assignments for Outside Machinists with the following experience: 5+ years shipyard / ship repair experience Experience in overhaul, maintenance and testing of pumps, valves, turbines, condensers, winches, shafts and rudders Installation, repair and testing of main engine, propulsion plant machinery, aircraft elevators and equipment Ability to comprehend complex drawin … MORE INFO

Marine Insulator / Lagger / Pipe Coverers

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VA-Norfolk, Experienced Marine Insulators needed immediately. - Marine insulators / pipe coverers needed for various ship repair facility clients - Must have three years’ experience as a marine pipe coverer applying molded pipe sections to various steam pipe systems including main steam, auxiliary steam, HPD, and LPD. - Must be able to install, remove, or repair molded insulation which includes calcium silica … MORE INFO

Riggers

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VA-Norfolk, IMMEDIATE NEED for Riggers (Shipboard experience & clean criminal backgrounds) -Contract job with our clients in the Norfolk & Portsmouth area. -Must have 2 - 5 years experience in heavy shipboard rigging; Great for former Navy E-4 & up -Ability to use 1 - 40 ton Chain Falls -Experience using Chain Hoists, Shackles & Wire Rope to rig & move loads -Knowledge of rigging knots and splicing rope -Expe … MORE INFO

Recruiter

Monster.com

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

Sr Welder

Monster.com

VA-Chesapeake, This position is located in our VA, Chesapeake facility Applies basic welding processes to join, surface, fabricate, or repair parts of metal or other weldable materials. 1. Applies appropriate welding processes to join, surface, fabricate, or repair parts of metal or other weldable materials. 2. Works from blueprints, engineering sketches, charts or work orders. 3. Lays out and marks points on pa … MORE INFO

Crane Operator

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VA-Chesapeake, Position -Temp to Perm Pay Rate- $33. 75 Information regarding the job-
· Must be able to operate a friction Manitowoc 4100
· No Felonies
· Drivers License
· Road Construction / Permanent Position
· Overtime Required … MORE INFO

Refrigeration Diesel Technician/Mechanic II

Monster.com

VA-Suffolk, Description Position Summary : Penske Technician II will generally assist in the repair and diagnosis of major components or remove/replace major components at the direction of Lead Technician or Maintenance Supervisor. Expectations include the ability to diagnose and repair the following with little or no supervision: Clutches, PTO Systems, Electric Systems, Hydraulic/Air Brake systems, Heating/A … MORE INFO

Structural Welder

Monster.com

VA-Hampton, Structural welder with experience in securing handrails. Have long term work at a new apartment complex. Must have reliable transportation, be able to read drawings and at least 5 years experience. … MORE INFO

Deck Tile Installer

Monster.com

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

Heavy Equipment Operator Senior

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VA-Virginia Beach, Heavy Equipment Operator Senior Operates heavy and complex equipment, such as cranes, yard tractors, bulldozers, compactor/ excavators or wheel loaders in a safe and effective manner. -Provides direct supervision of employees in the absence of the work site supervisor. Inspects equipment for proper operating condition and loose or worn parts, maintain basic fluid levels on assigned equipment. Repor … MORE INFO

Heavy Equipment Operator

Monster.com

VA-Virginia Beach, Heavy Equipment Operator Operates heavy and complex equipment, such as cranes, yard tractors, bulldozers, compactor/ excavators or wheel loaders in a safe and effective manner. Inspects equipment for proper operating condition and loose or worn parts, maintain basic fluid levels on assigned equipment. Reports defects or damage to equipment to the appropriate authority. Observes instruments and sur … MORE INFO

Senior Video Engineer- CAS

Monster.com

VA-NEWPORT NEWS, CHENEGA APPLIED SOLUTIONS Company Job Title: Senior Video Engineer Chenega Job Title: Clearance: Secret Location: Ft. Eustis, VA Reports To: Program Manager EMC FLSA Status: Exempt, Full Time, Regular Summary: The Senior Video Engineer will provide project management in video/media services to include all phases of video production and live switching in support of the EMC contract. Essential Dutie … MORE INFO

A-Class Linemen and Operators Needed in VA.

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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

Shown below: Portsmouth general/other: construction/skilled trades area jobs provided by Indeed job search

Maintenance Supervisor

Collins Enterprises – Norfolk, VA – Indeed.com

General knowledge of all construction trade types (carpentry, plumbing, painting, electrical, mechanical, etc. ). . . . … MORE INFO

Program Manager

Envision Family Services, LLC – Chesapeake, VA – Indeed.com

Serves as marketing representative at trade shows, community fairs, and job fairs. This position is responsible for coordinating, planning, organizing, staffing. . . … MORE INFO

FOREMAN - Bremerton - Shipfitter

General Dynamics NASSCO – Portsmouth, VA – Indeed.com

Monitors trade / shop rework trends and implements corrective actions. Controls, coordinates, and manages trades via General Foreman and Project Manager(s). . . . … MORE INFO

FOREMAN - Bremerton - Pipefitter

General Dynamics NASSCO – Portsmouth, VA – Indeed.com

Monitors trade / shop rework trends and implements corrective actions. Controls, coordinates, and manages trades via General Foreman and Project Manager(s). . . . … MORE INFO

EXPERIENCED SHIPYARD TRADES NEEDED

INTEGRITY STAFFING - NORFOLK, VA – Norfolk, VA – Indeed.com

EXPERIENCED SHIPYARD TRADES NEEDED NORFOLK, VA - HOME OF THE US NAVY ATLANTIC FLEET INTEGRITY STAFFING
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· ONLY EXPERIENCED SHIPYARD WORKERS PLEASE - NO TRAINING. . . … MORE INFO

Boarding Agent

T. Parker Host – Norfolk, VA – Indeed.com

Our primary trades serviced are dry bulk cargoes, such as coal, salt, paper, and miscellaneous alloys, however also represent break-bulk liner services, tankers. . . … MORE INFO

Builder

HHHUNT – Newport News, VA – Indeed.com

Construction cost control. Supervise assigned Assistant Builder, trade contractors and vendors. Minimum of two years experience within the residential building. . . … MORE INFO

FOREMAN - Bremerton - Welder

General Dynamics NASSCO – Portsmouth, VA – Indeed.com

Monitors trade / shop rework trends and implements corrective actions. Controls, coordinates, and manages trades via General Foreman and Project Manager(s). . . . … MORE INFO

DON PATHWAYS INTERNSHIP PROGRAM - STUDENT TRAINEE (ENGINEERING)

Naval Sea Systems Command – Virginia Beach, VA – Indeed.com

About the Agency This Position is located in the Combat Direction Systems Activity (CDSA) Dam Neck, Virginia Beach, VA. CDSA Dam Neck provides research,. . . … MORE INFO

Propane Operator

DCP Midstream – Chesapeake, VA – Indeed.com

DCP Midstream, LLC is also the general partner and manages the operations of DCP Midstream Partners, LP, a midstream master limited partnership (MLP) which. . . … MORE INFO

Blasters and Painters (PA-6004)

Ameri-Force – Portsmouth, VA – Indeed.com

Looking for other trades? Do you have experience as a Blaster or Spray Painter?. . . … MORE INFO

GENERAL FOREMAN - Bremerton - Pipefitter

General Dynamics NASSCO – Portsmouth, VA – Indeed.com

Defines, measures, and controls production quality within the trade. Controls, coordinates, and manages trades via Foreman and Production Manager. . . . … MORE INFO

Sheetmetal Mechanics

CLP Resources Inc. - Skilled Trade Jobs – Portsmouth, VA – Indeed.com

Able to read and interpret mechanical drawings, layout, assemble, install and repair sheet metal products related to Shipboard construction HVAC and. . . … MORE INFO

Shipfitters

CLP Resources Inc. - Skilled Trade Jobs – Portsmouth, VA – Indeed.com

CLP is accepting resumes for Ship Fitters. - FABRICATE, ASSEMBLE, REPAIR STRUCTURAL STEEL PARTS IN COMPLIANCE WITH PRINTS. - LAYOUT AND FABRICATE METAL … MORE INFO

Carpenter – Residential / Light Commercial

Handyman Connection of Virginia Beach – Virginia Beach, VA – Indeed.com

Must have experience in the remodeling or home repair trades. We are always looking to speak with an experienced handyman or craftsman who has experience as a. . . … MORE INFO

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5 year unemployment rate for
Virginia Beach, VA (includes Virginia Beach, Norfolk, and Newport News metro areas) - continue for more info

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