36 Construction / Skilled Trades job postings in the Portsmouth, Virginia area

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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

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

Ductwork Installer


VA-Chesapeake, We have an immediate need for a duct work installer. Must be experienced in installation and some field fabrication when needed. Must do neat, professional work. Must have complete understanding of all codes regarding duct work. Must be able to work with minimum supervision. Must have a clean driving record and must be able to pass security clearance for work at government facilities. … 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

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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Shipfitter Apprentice Graduate Needed

Tecnico Corporation – Chesapeake, VA – Indeed.com

Minimum 5 years of experience and above average skills in the assigned trade. Looking for a recent (within 2 years) graduate of a certified Shipfitter. . . … MORE INFO

Foreman, General

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

Able to supervise all other trades. Plans, assigns, schedules, and supervises the work of skilled and trades helper subordinates on various shipboard system. . . … MORE INFO


Norfolk, VA – Indeed.com

To maintain the guestrooms and back of the house areas in good repair by performing various tasks related to a variety of trades including but not limited to. . . … MORE INFO

Sr. Real Estate Representative

7-Eleven – Norfolk, VA – Indeed.com

Multi-approved Franchisees, fuel distributors and independent multi-operators to grow their store base with SEI, Local government authorities/agencies and. . . … MORE INFO

Ground Support Equipment Worker

DynCorp International LLC. – Portsmouth, VA – Indeed.com

Thirty-six (36) months in one or more of the maintenance trades or the equivalent. The. . . . … MORE INFO

Outside Sales/Service (Roofing Sales)- (14)

Baker Roofing – Norfolk, VA – Indeed.com

€ Participate and coordinate trade shows, architect expos, property manager expos, hospitality epos and marketing functions to increase BRC market share. . . . … MORE INFO

Maintenance Supervisor

Bonaventure Realty Group – Virginia Beach, VA – Indeed.com

Have basic tools for the trade. Bonaventure Realty Group is a real estate private equity company headquartered in Arlington, VA which was founded in 1999. . . . … MORE INFO

High Voltage Electrician

Naval Facilities Engineering Command – Naval Base, VA – Indeed.com

Knowledge of electrical trade theory and up-to-date practices. Applicants must meet the requirements of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Job. . . … MORE INFO

Electrical Technician

Jacobs Technology – Hampton, VA – Indeed.com

Two years of college courses in computer science, mathematics or related engineering and two years of experience in an electrical trade that can be documented. . . … MORE INFO

Pacific Export Trade Manager

Zim American Integrated Shipping Services Co., LLC. – Norfolk, VA – Indeed.com

Establish pricing guidelines for the respective trade lanes. This position holds the responsibility of securing the maximum volume of cargo onboard the vessels. . . … MORE INFO

Inside Sales Representative

Virginia Toy & Novelty – Virginia Beach, VA – Indeed.com

This position is primarily an inside sales position based in our corporate office near Oceana in Virginia Beach, but you will have the opportunity to represent. . . … MORE INFO

Marine Pipefitter (Welder II)

Serco – Chesapeake, VA – Indeed.com

The standards for this category are a high school diploma or its equivalent plus complete two years of training in an appropriate trade school, military service. . . … MORE INFO

Shipfitter (Welder II) NC51521091

Serco – Chesapeake, VA – Indeed.com

May train new shop personnel on machinery, tools and test equipment required for quality construction of products. . . . … MORE INFO

Trades Positions

Construction Labor Contractors – Virginia Beach, VA – Indeed.com

All levels of experience within the construction trades will be considered. Construction Labor Contractors is growing and in need of outstanding field employees. . . … MORE INFO

Buyer I

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

Sells, trades, and disposes of surplus property by reviewing requests from Department Heads to dispose of property, sending bids to vendors, and awarding the. . . … MORE INFO

Welder II NC51521089

Serco – Chesapeake, VA – Indeed.com

May train new shop personnel on machinery, tools and test equipment required for quality construction of products. . . . … MORE INFO


Dollar Tree – Chesapeake, VA – Indeed.com

Manages vendor assignment database, which is geographic and trade determined. Responsible for specialty trade vendor equipment updates as established by other. . . … MORE INFO

Sales Manager

Virginia Toy & Novelty – Virginia Beach, VA – Indeed.com

Create and manage short & long-team projects including planning trade show schedules. Attend and demonstrate our message and products at trade shows across the. . . … MORE INFO

25 Combo Welders Needed in Beaumont, TX

Tradesmen International – Chesapeake, VA – Indeed.com

In fact, we're highly selective, committed to hiring only those Journeyman Welders that are highly skilled in their trade with unwavering reliability, strong. . . … MORE INFO


ColonialWebb – Norfolk, VA – Indeed.com

Completion of applicable trade school preferred. Webb is a Mid-Atlantic leader of superior engineering, construction, installation and service of mechanical. . . … MORE INFO

Fleet Technician (Heavy Trucks/Heavy Equ...

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

Vocational, technical or trade school training in automotive technology preferred. Performs, in a team environment, responsible work in the maintenance and. . . … MORE INFO

Customer Service Specialist - Cashier Job

Best Buy – Chesapeake, VA – Indeed.com

Job Title: Customer Service Specialist Auto req ID: 238766BR Brand: Best Buy Employment Category: Occasional Seasonal Job Level: Entry Level City: Chesapeake … MORE INFO

Sr. Surface ASW Engineering Technicians Job

SAIC – Norfolk, VA – Indeed.com

Must have excellent communication skills to interface with numerous Engineering and Trades organizations, and ship’s force leaders and work with minimal. . . … MORE INFO

Engineer- Springhill Suites Chesapeake

LTD Hospitality Group – Chesapeake, VA – Indeed.com

Post-Secondary Certificate - awarded for training completed after high school (for example, in Personnel Services, Engineering-related Technologies, Vocational. . . … MORE INFO

Foreman X36 Waterfront Support Services

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

Supervises qualified trades staff; Supervises, assigns, coordinates and evaluates semi-skilled and skilled trades personnel according to their skill, experience. . . … MORE INFO

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