SHIPFITTER Job in Kings Bay, Georgia – Department of the Navy



The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of the Navy. The opening is for a SHIPFITTER in Kings Bay, Georgia Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!

SHIPFITTER – Kings Bay, Georgia
United States Fleet Forces Command, Department of the Navy
Job ID: 539696
Start Date: 12/01/2021
End Date: 12/07/2021

Qualification Summary
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. Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the job elements and screen out listed below. This job has a screen-out element which will be used to determine minimum eligibility for this job. Applicants who do not receive a minimum of two points on the screen-out element(s) will be found ineligible. The Screen-out Element for this position is: ABILITY TO DO THE JOB WITHOUT NORMAL SUPERVISION: 1 Serves as a Shipfitter responsible for performing limited number of specific shipfitting processes to perform the less difficult duties of the trade.
2 Demonstrates the ability to read and interpret blueprints and templates to perform job duties.
3 Assists the journeyman Shipfitter with Installing and fitting structural parts on submarines utilizing services of other trades.
4 Rolls, bends, flanges, cuts, and shapes plates, beams, and other heavy metal structural shapes using various shop machinery.
5 Demonstrates a working knowledge of equipment, structures, materials, etc. associated with submarine shipfitting operations.
6 Ensures that the work area is maintained in a safe and clean manner.
7 Possess the ability to use and maintain tools and equipment related to the shipfitter trade.
8 Assists with setting parts in proper position, aligns, and adjusts using optical squares, jacks, turnbuckles, shoving saddles, clips, wedges, and hammers.
9 Cleans, lubricates, and maintains the tools and equipment of the trade. Applicants must meet the requirements of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Job Qualification Handbook for Trades and Labor Occupations. Additional qualification information can be found at: Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.

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