Tradesmen International, Inc. Marine Pipe Fitter in HAMPTON, Virginia


If you are a Marine Pipe Fitter and want to be a part of the nation’s elite marine skilled workforce, this is your chance to advance your career.

Naval base in Newport News Virginia is seeking highly skilled marine pipefitters for long term project. Approx 1+ year contract.

$23.56/hr + $100/day per diem

Must have a resume showing 5 years verifiable shipyard experience. Must be able to pass a background check and hair follicle drug test.


Five (5) or more years marine pipefitter work as a First Class Pipefitter.

Required Experience / Qualifications - Shipboard:

Able to read and interpret ship piping drawings.

Experienced fitting carbon steel, CRES, and copper nickel piping.

Qualified to end prep piping by hand and/or with Wach or Portsmouth Machine.

knowledge in installing pipe hangers.

Ability to sketch and bend TFW piping (2½ inch and below)

Braze and tack weld qualified if required by ordering Department

Pipe welding qualifications are a plus.

Nuclear qualifications are a plus


  • Lays out, assembles, installs, and maintains pipe systems, pipe supports, and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment for steam, hot water, heating, cooling, lubricating, sprinkling, and industrial production and processing systems, applying knowledge of system operation, and following blueprints: Selects type and size of pipe, and related materials and equipment, such as supports, hangers, and hydraulic cylinders, according to specifications

  • Inspects work site to determine presence of obstructions and to ascertain that holes cut for pipe will not cause structural weakness

  • Plans installation or repair to avoid obstructions and to avoid interfering with activities of other workers

  • Cuts pipe, using saws, pipe cutter, hammer and chisel, cutting torch, and pipe cutting machine

  • Threads pipe, using pipe threading machine

  • Bends pipe, using pipe bending tools and pipe bending machine

  • Assembles and installs variety of metal and nonmetal pipes, tubes, and fittings, including iron, steel, copper, and plastic

Company Details:

In addition to consistent work, top pay, and employment opportunities, we provide a benefits package that is among the best in the industry. Our comprehensive benefits encourage our employees and their families to build a lifelong relationship with us.

  • Vacation Pay

  • Health insurance

  • Dental and vision plan

  • Prescription drug plan

  • Life insurance

  • Short-term disability

  • 401(k) profit-sharing savings plan

  • Incentive programs

  • Tool purchase programs

Tradesmen International is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability

Recruiter Name:

James Anderson

Recruiter Phone Number:




Req ID 2017-117770

Posted Date 5/17/2017

Category Marine Trades - Pipefitter

Travel Yes