Certified welder

at US Navy

Job Detail




2-3 years minimum experience

Schedule Type

Part Time - Full Time


7700 Crittenden St, Philadelphia, PA 19118, USA




03/24/2019, 06:24 PM


You will serve as a WELDER in the MACHINERY RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING DEPT of NSWC address DIV. Responsibilities • You will apply a variety of electric resistance welding methods and equipment, or manual welding processes to carry out standard, previously established welding operations. • You will plan and lay out the work from work requests, approved drawings, sketches, and technical specifications. • You will determine the welding process, welding techniques, specifications, guides, operation, proper materials and machine settings to be used. • You will set up jigs and fixtures, bolts, clamps, blocks, tack welds, lifts and holds with chain hoist, lever or block and tackle or secures parts in proper alignment for welding. • You will determine what to use to clean the areas to be welded such as files, wire brushes, portable grinding wheels and sandblasting equipment, scaling or chipping processes. • You will operate gas cutting hand torch or portable electric arc cutting machines to trim parts before welding to insure proper alignment of fit to remove obstructions or cut materials. • You will provide expertise to project managers/engineers in welding processes and procedures. • You will complete work in a timely manner, in accordance with standards of the industry. Travel Required Not required Supervisory status No Promotion Potential 11 • Job family (Series) 3703 Welding Similar jobs • Welders • Requirements Requirements Conditions of Employment • Must be a address Citizen. • Must be determined suitable for federal employment. • Must participate in the direct deposit pay program. • New employees to the Department of the Navy will be required to successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, visit www.dhs.gov/E-Verify/. • Within the Department of Defense (DoD), the appointment of retired military members within 180 days immediately following retirement date to a civilian position is subject to the provisions of 5 United States Code 3326. • You will be required to obtain and maintain an interim and/or final security clearance prior to entrance on duty. Failure to obtain and maintain the required level of clearance may result in the withdrawal of a job offer or removal. • You will be required to wear personal protective equipment such as helmets, gloves, coveralls, glasses, goggles, respirators and safety shoes continuously for the duration of the work shift. • If selected below the full performance level, you may be noncompetitively promoted to the next higher grade level after meeting all regulatory requirements, and upon the recommendation of management. Promotion is neither implied nor guaranteed. Qualifications Although a specific length of time and experience is not required for most trade and labor occupations, you must show through experience and training that you possess the quality level of knowledge and skill necessary to perform the duties of the position at the level for which you are applying. Qualification requirements emphasis is on quality of experience, not necessarily the length of time.