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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. Job advancement available. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer Call to Apply 1-800-903-410 … MORE INFO

First Class Shipfitter


VA-Norfolk, I am accepting resumes for 1st class Shipfitters MINIMUM OF 5 YEARS EXPERIENCE. All candidates MUST OBTAIN RAPIDGATE BADGE and 10 Hour OSHA Training, if hired. VSRA is required. You need to be able to access the Midtown facility, to include but not limited to, BAE and NOB, as well as board vessels. You must meet the background requirements needed in order to obtain a RAPIDGate badge. Thanks. Pleas … MORE INFO

Hydrovac Driver / Operator


VA-Norfolk, Hydro Vac Truck Driver / Operator Badger Daylighting Corporation Badger Daylighting is expanding and seeking professional Hydrovac Operators to join the largest Hydrovac business in North America. MUST HAVE A MINIMUM CLASS “B” CDL LICENSE WITH TANKER ENDORSEMENT and CLEAN DRIVING RECORD. The Badger Hydrovac system is a non-destructive method of excavating as an alternative to mechanical equipment … MORE INFO

Coatings Inspector III


VA-Norfolk, Corrpro Companies, Inc. , has multiple openings for NACE Certified Coatings Inspector III with Bridge experience. Corrpro Companies, Inc. , a subsidiary of Aegion Corporation, is North America's largest corrosion engineering, cathodic protection, and corrosion monitoring business for the protection and preservation of infrastructure. Corrpro provides professional corrosion consulting and cathodic pr … 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

Marine Painter


VA-Norfolk, Immediate need for Marine Painters. Long term assignments for those who qualify. Positions also require: 3+ years experience applying marine coatings of epoxy, high solid epoxy, and non-epoxy paints. Ability to apply coatings using brush, roller, and spray applicators while maintaining desired ML thickness. Experience working in physically demanding environment, including confined spaces & working … 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

Specification Writer


VA-Norfolk, GREAT OPPORTUNITY FOR QUALIFIED CANDIDATES - PLEASE APPLY IF YOU MEET THE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS: • Proficiency in accordance with 4-E of JFMM/Joint Fleet Maintenance Manua • Proficiency of NAVSEA Standard Items • Proficiency in NMD • Proficiency in IMS, WORD, EXCEL, and Microsoft Office • Entails writing detailed and complex specifications • Proficiency with shipboard/marine jargon and nomencla … MORE INFO



VA-Suffolk, We have an immediate need for Industrial Electricians. The successful candidates will have at least 5 years of Industrial related experience. This is a 1 month shutdown. you must be willing to work long hours -5-7 Years Industrial Electrical Background -Must know the functionality and how to safely use Volt Meters, Ohm Meters, Meggers, etc. -Experience on voltages up to 600 volts -Strong Knowledge … MORE INFO

TECHNICIAN 3 - Painting & Coating


VA-Newport News, Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, has an immediate opening for a Technician 3 - Paintings & Coatings! Responsibilities (not all-inclusive): Performs a variety of duties in the electronic, mechanical, electromechanical, or optical areas. Constructs, troubleshoots, calibrates, adjusts, tests, and maintains equipment, components, devices, or systems. Works from e … MORE INFO



VA-Hampton, Underground Utility Foremen Needed- ASAP! Journeyman Electrician Foreman Needed - ASAP! Concrete and Structure Foreman Needed - ASAP! Traffic Signal Foreman Needed - ASAP! Highway Construction Foremen needed for our Maryland Project Teams - We need to fill these positions immediately! Please Read carefully below: Midasco, LLC is a heavy highway infrastructure contractor seeking experienced Foremen … MORE INFO

Project Manager


VA-Virginia Beach, Stability, growth, leadership …if you are seeking a future filled with opportunity then we would like to talk with you. NVR, Inc. (parent to Ryan Homes, NVHomes, Fox Ridge Homes) is one of the largest homebuilding and mortgage banking companies in the nation. We are currently the most profitable US builder and we have generated the industry’s highest earnings per share growth rate over the last 10 … MORE INFO



VA-Newport News, We are currently hiring for multiple Insulator positions, this is journeyman level work in the installation of various types of insulating materials from fiberglass, foamglass, mineral fibers, synthetic rubber and other products commonly used in the trade. Duties to include, but are not limited to: Install insulation on steam, hot water, chill water, refrigeration lines, piping and fitting and air … MORE INFO

Paint Inspector


VA-Newport News, Immediate Opening for Paint Inspector at our client in Newport News, VA Special Requirements:
· Must be NACE Level 1 or 2 or SSPC-NBPI Qualified Paint Inspector
· Must be a NACE Level 1 or 2 or SSPC-NBPI Qualified Paint Inspector to support hull and tank inspections onboard U. S. Navy Ships. They must have no physical restrictions or phobias (heights, confined spaces etc. ) and have good hand writing … MORE INFO



VA-Newport News, We are currently hiring Pipefitters for numerous positions in Newport News, Virginia. We are searching for experienced employees who are skilled in the repair, modification, installation, assembly, removal, testing, flushing and troubleshooting of shipboard and industrial piping systems and related equipment. Selected candidates must adhere to applicable documents, references and safety guidelines … MORE INFO



VA-Newport News, We are currently hiring for Ship Fitters who are skilled in layout, rip out, modification, installation and repair of structures. The selected candidates will be able to review details of the work package such as technical information, specifications, drawings, manuals and sketches. Must be able to adhere to applicable documents, references and safety guidelines including, but not limited to the f … MORE INFO

Residential HVAC Service Tech (Virginia Beach, VA)


VA-Virginia Beach, Sears, Roebuck and Co. , a member of the Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) family of companies, is a leading broadline retailer providing merchandise and related services. Sears, Roebuck offers its wide range of home merchandise, apparel and automotive products and services through more than 2,700 Sears-branded and affiliated stores in the United States and Canada, which includes over 890 f … MORE INFO

Highway Project Manager


VA-Virginia Beach, Prominent Heavy/Highway Contractor in Virginia seeks degreed Project Manager with a minimum of 5 years’ experience managing roadway and/or site construction projects. Proficient communication skills, both verbal and written, are a must. The candidate must also demonstrate a high level of self-motivation with an eagerness to build lasting relationships with clients, vendors, and subcontractors. Com … MORE INFO

Construction General Labor


VA-Yorktown, We are seeking individuals to work on a couple of projects in the Yorktown, VA area. Individuals must have construction experience and have work pants and work boots as well as a strong back and work ethic. Must be able to lift and carry up to 70 lbs and work on their feet all day. ALSO, you will need to leave the cell phone out of reach during work hours. All individuals must have Driver's licens … 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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Skill trades man

Phelps Construction Inc – Suffolk, VA – Indeed.com

Phelps Construction Inc Looking for Persons to. . . positions steady growth of company requires more trades man Office location Suffolk Va 23435 757-675-9404. . . … MORE INFO

Industrial Technician Trades III

U.S. Facilities, Inc. – Hampton Roads, VA – Indeed.com

Industrial Technician Trades IIIto work at our site. . . not limited to the following: Lead worker and trade specialist in plumbing/steam fitting in an industrial. . . … MORE INFO

Laborer - Skilled

Hypower – Langley AFB, VA – Indeed.com

standard methods, materials, tools, and equipment of the underground utility trade. Commitment to Teamwork. Hypower Benefits: Please visit our website and. . . … MORE INFO

Account Manager/Field Coordinator: Shipyard Trades

CTR Group – Newport News, VA – Indeed.com

COORDINATOR: SHIPYARD TRADES A DIRECT-HIRE POSITION. . . relations skills. Some shipyard trades or industrial trades experience requested. Must have sales. . . … MORE INFO


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

CLP is accepting resumes for Red Badged OUTSIDE MACHINISTS. Experience in overhaul, maintenance and testing of pumps, valves, turbines, condensers, winches. . . … MORE INFO

Structural Welders - Ship Repair - Confidential Clearance

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

CLP Resources - Maritime Division is now accepting Applications for Structural Welders Must be able to weld components in all positions (flat, vertical and. . . … MORE INFO

Jack Of All Trades

Chesapeake, VA – Indeed.com

Looking for someone to come clean a couple hours a days twice a week while I'm at work. I just started back full time and I can't seem to keep up! We have a cat. . . … MORE INFO

Pipe Welder- Ship Repair

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

piping to include associated valves, hardware and hangers Perform semi-skilled tasks such as debris removal and fastening air hose connections, electrical. . . … MORE INFO

Sheet Metal Mechanic - 1st/Class

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

to work assigned shift as needed Repair sheet metal products related to ship construction HVAC and habitability Naval sheet metal experience as a 1/Class Sheet. . . … MORE INFO


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

Structural Welders

CLP – Portsmouth, VA – Indeed.com

CLP Knows Skilled Trades HIRING: Welders in Portsmouth Ready to put your skills to work? When you join. . . and local, that need skilled tradespeople. You have. . . … MORE INFO

Outside Machinist

CLP – Portsmouth, VA – Indeed.com

CLP Knows Skilled Trades HIRING : Outside Machinists in Portsmouth Ready to put your skills to work? When. . . and local, that need skilled tradespeople. You have. . . … MORE INFO

Project Manager II - Constr - Ft. Eustis

J&J Worldwide Services – Fort Eustis, VA – Indeed.com

Managers and/or trades, craft, or administrative. . . of O&M or construction project management functions on activities associated with assigned construction. . . … MORE INFO

Estimator III

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

the labor requirements by trade based on engineering. . . and modernization HM&E and CS projects at the trade level for labor requirements, subcontractor support. . . … MORE INFO

Specification Writer

Capital Consultants – Norfolk, VA – Indeed.com

military or civilian). • Knowledge of ship construction, shipboard systems, equipment and their operations. . . from unskilled labors, skilled tradesman, experienced. . . … MORE INFO

Marine Electrician

CLP – Hampton Roads, VA – Indeed.com

CLP Knows Skilled Trades HIRING: Marine Electrician in Hampton Roads Ready to put your skills to work. . . and local, that need skilled tradespeople. You have. . . … MORE INFO

Fabric Worker

U.S. Atlantic Fleet, Commander in Chief – Portsmouth, VA – Indeed.com

Qualification System for Trades and Labor Occupations. . . length of time and experience is not required for most trade and labor occupations, you must show through. . . … MORE INFO

AMSEC Consulting Field Engineer

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

equivalent plus appropriate Trade School or related. . . Must provide own hand tools as designated per trades specialty. Preferred Qualifications A preferred. . . … MORE INFO

Maintenance Technician

Holiday Inn & Suites NB Virginia Beach, VA – Virginia Beach, VA – Indeed.com

s) experience as a commercial electrician or in other trade (plumbing, HVAC etc. ) Working knowledge of all. . . relates to the technical trades Good understanding of. . . … MORE INFO


U.S. Atlantic Fleet, Commander in Chief – Norfolk, VA – Indeed.com

Qualification System for Trades and Labor Occupations. . . length of time and experience is not required for most trade and labor occupations, you must show through. . . … MORE INFO

Maintenance Tech I

Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters – Norfolk, VA – Indeed.com

facilities and utility systems. Performs minor construction, landscaping and equipment installations. Work. . . work experience in a trade. Previous experience in. . . … MORE INFO

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