34 Construction / Skilled Trades job ads & opportunities in the Portsmouth, Virginia area

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Vent Cleaning - General Labor


VA-Norfolk, Dryer Vent Cleaners Earn $950. 00+ Weekly, Will Train. Right now our company is training and hiring residential dryer vent cleaners in your area. We have been in business since 1983, accredited with the Better Business Bureau since 1997. The work is very enjoyable, easy to learn, and we provide the training. Advancement Opportunity Available We are an Equal Opportunity Employer Call to Apply 1-800- … MORE INFO

Project Manager - Commercial Construction


VA-Norfolk, Title: Project Manager — Commercial Construction Location: Norfolk, VA Compensation: $80K - $95K This is a fantastic opportunity for the right individual to join a very well-established, industry leading, commercial construction company that offers a rewarding career that will help to drive growth for both the company and yourself. In this position, you will be responsible for delivering on full c … MORE INFO

Estimator - Commercial Construction


VA-Norfolk, Title: Estimator — Commercial Construction Location: Norfolk, VA Compensation: $80K - $95K This is a great opportunity for the right individual to join a well-established, industry leading Construction Company that offers great growth potential and a rewarding career. In this position, you will be responsible taking ownership of leading the preparation of complete estimates/ proposals in addition … MORE INFO

Sheet Metal Mechanic - Marine


VA-Norfolk, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd class sheet metal mechanics needed for 1st shift work. Must be rapid gate eligible for bases in Norfolk & Portsmouth, VA. Candidates must complete and pass a written test. Interested candidates please submit resume. … MORE INFO

Electricians - Commercial AND Marine


VA-Norfolk, IMMEDIATE OPENINGS for qualified candidates. If you meet the qualifications listed below for either Commercial or Marine Electrician, please apply today. COMMERCIAL: Minimum 2 years experience, must be able to bend pipe and must have own tools. MARINE ELECTRICIAN WITH CERTS: Must have connector certs from accredited school, plus 5 years marine experience. Knowledge about electrical, mechanical and … MORE INFO

Hard Labor


VA-Norfolk, I am accepting applications for various construction/shipyard labor positions. Candidates must be reliable, punctual, and professional. Must: - be able to pass a background check and obtain a RapidGate Pass (NO FELONIES) - be able to pass a drug screen - HAVE A VALID DRIVERS LICENSE AND YOUR OWN TRANSPORTATION - be able to take direction, work quickly, efficiently and safely Please respond with a … MORE INFO



VA-Chesapeake, Operates several types of construction equipment such as dump trucks, bulldozers, front end loaders, graders, tracked excavators or water trucks to excavate, move, grade, and load haul trucks. Responsibilities and Duties • Learn and follow safety regulations. • Take actions to avoid potential hazards or obstructions, such as utility lines, other equipment, other workers, or falling objects. • Loca … MORE INFO



VA-Chesapeake, Body Shop Painter - Experienced required; I-Car certified preferred. Must be organized and pay special attention to quality & detail. Good DMV required. … MORE INFO

Residential HVAC Techs (Virginia Beach, VA)


VA-virginia beach, Sears Home Improvement Products and Services, a member of the Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) family of companies, is one of America's largest home improvement companies for siding and windows installation with operations in 45 states. Our products include siding, custom manufactured and installed windows, custom home entry doors, kitchen remodeling, custom cabinet refacing and Heating V … MORE INFO

General Maintenance Worker III


VA-Fort Eustis, Global Management Services, LLC (GMS) is seeking a General Maintenance Worker III at Ft Eustis, VA. To performs routine maintenance duties including rough carpentry, painting, and basic equipment or facility repairs. All carpentry, electrical work, or simple plumbing repairs are performed under supervision by qualified personnel. ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Replaces electrical receptacles, … MORE INFO

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

Cost Analyst Job

Booz Allen Hamilton – Norfolk, VA – Indeed.com

benefit analyses (C-BA) and trade studies. Review and. . . unit to ensure correct format, technical accuracy, trade-off considerations, and compliance with DA and. . . … MORE INFO

Maintenance Trades Helper

Defense Support Services – Chesapeake, VA – Indeed.com

Trades Helper, this position is engaged in assisting one or more skilled maintenance trades by performing. . . Performs a variety of trade functions such as. . . … MORE INFO

General Maintenance Worker III

Bering Straits Native Corporation – Fort Eustis, VA – Indeed.com

proficiency) in such trades as painting, carpentry. . . knowledge of simple equipment used in the building trades.
· Knowledge of acceptable maintenance services. . . … MORE INFO

Env., Safety & Health Administrator II

Epsilon Systems Solutions, Inc. – Portsmouth, VA – Indeed.com

trades related to environmental, health and safety requirements. Provide Project Safety inspections and assessments were requirements cannot be met by trade. . . … MORE INFO

Rigger J-1 to J-4

General Dynamics NASSCO – Norfolk, VA – Indeed.com

NASSCO-Norfolk assessment within this level -or- 3) Has completed appropriate trade certificate programs to pass assessment Level Journeyman 1 - Journeyman 4. . . … MORE INFO

Customer Service Specialist - Cashier Job

Best Buy – Chesapeake, VA – Indeed.com

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

Boarding Agent

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

port services and husbandry supervision for ocean going ships. Our primary trades serviced are dry bulk cargoes, such as coal, salt, paper, and miscellaneous. . . … MORE INFO


Department of Veterans Affairs – Hampton, VA – Indeed.com

limited to the following: Design, layout and construction of walls using wood or metal studs. Identifies. . . other professional trades such as Electrical and. . . … MORE INFO

Management / Sales Training Program (Entry Level)

Sherwin-Williams – Chesapeake, VA – Indeed.com

volumes of our high quality products. Generally, sales professionals apply their trade in specific regions or territories. Management Trainees are eligible for. . . … MORE INFO

2nd Class Outside Machinist (OSM2-6016)

Ameri-Force – Portsmouth, VA – Indeed.com

use of all tools of the trade Must be able to read. . . requirements of a ship board or airframe mechanics trade with little supervision or guidance Must have a. . . … MORE INFO

Part time Accts Payable Coordinator Document Processing Center

Ferguson Enterprises, Inc. – Newport News, VA – Indeed.com

Ferguson is ranked by Trade Publications as one of the largest suppliers of construction related products. . . segments of the construction sector including. . . … MORE INFO


Empire Today – Newport News, VA – Indeed.com

requires hands-on installation experience in the Flooring and Window Treatments trade, reliable transportation to transport/haul the materials and products. . . … MORE INFO

Project Manager-NMMES

Centuria Corporation – Norfolk, VA – Indeed.com

excellent communication skills to interface with numerous Engineering and Trades organizations and work with minimal supervision Good technical writing and. . . … MORE INFO

Marketing Coordinator- Seasonal

H&R Block – Chesapeake, VA – Indeed.com

plans that address the strengths and opportunities of the office staff and retail trade area • Lead local marketing event/ street team tactics that offer a high. . . … MORE INFO

Export Manager

Dana Corp. – Suffolk, VA – Indeed.com

the development and management of all Export Operations for the Dana Global Trade Center. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • Directs the success of a vital Export. . . … MORE INFO

Foreman X70/X31

Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc. – Newport News, VA – Indeed.com

assigns, coordinates and evaluates semi-skilled and skilled trades personnel according to their skill. . . a minimum of 6 years trade experience, preferably. . . … MORE INFO

Technician - Hall Nissan

MileOne Automotive – Chesapeake, VA – Indeed.com

record Required Education: • High school diploma or equivalent • Technical or trade school degree preferred We offer a very aggressive flat scale pay plan. . . … MORE INFO


Norfolk, VA – Indeed.com

areas in good repair by performing various tasks related to a variety of trades including but not limited to carpentry, plumbing, electrical, air conditioning. . . … MORE INFO

Mechanic Equipment Operator

Venture Dynamics – Hampton Roads, VA – Indeed.com

the full spectrum of trades, we take care to fully understand our customer's particular skilled trade requirements to match with a highly skilled candidate. Our. . . … MORE INFO

00331-Assistant Building Manager

Christopher Newport University – Newport News, VA – Indeed.com

Must have an above average understanding of all trades, housekeeping operations and what is involved in. . . architecture, building construction, or appropriate. . . … MORE INFO

Assistant Marketing Manager Trainee - Marketing & Advertising

Tidewater Marketing Group – Virginia Beach, VA – Indeed.com

channels of information and communication. Responsible for branding, advertising, trade shows, company events and promotional collateral Work with management on. . . … MORE INFO

Branch Manager

ADI Honeywell – Norfolk, VA – Indeed.com

is best educated in the industry Participating in industry events such as trade shows or association programs Contributing to the development of business. . . … MORE INFO

Supervisor - Construction

Adira Construction Inc. – Chesapeake, VA – Indeed.com

specializing in Government Construction Management? If YES, then Adira Construction could be for you! We. . . of general construction including trades -Interpret. . . … MORE INFO

Fleet Technician (Heavy Trucks/Heavy Equ...

City of Hampton, VA – Hampton, VA – Indeed.com

from high school or successful completion of the GED. Vocational, technical or trade school training in automotive technology preferred. Requires a minimum of. . . … MORE INFO

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