Bollinger Careers Production Trades/Crafts

Production Trades/Crafts

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Bollinger Shipyards is seeking a Robotic Welding Operator to join its team.

Robotic Welding Operator’s responsibilities will include operating, maintaining, troubleshooting, set-up/tooling and using the robotic welding equipment to perform welding functions on various materials and structures as specified by blueprints, work orders, or oral instructions.

The ideal candidate should have the following experience and required skills:

• Five (5) years of marine welding experience
• Certified 3G / 4G welder.
• Able to make a full penetration weld that will pass NDE Testing (i.e., x-ray, ultra sound, magnetic particles, dye penetrant.)
• The ability to identify weld defects during and after welding.
• Must be able to troubleshoot robotic and hand welding equipment.
• Must be skilled in the setting-up and tooling robotic welding equipment per specifications.
• Efficient in identifying commonly used welding symbols.
• Proficient in reading advanced blueprints.
• Must be able to lay out track marks.

CNC programming or Robotic Welding experience preferred but not required. Training is available for this position.

  • Facility: Bollinger Lockport New Construction
  • Address: 8365 Hwy 308 South, Lockport, LA 70374
  • Phone: 985-532-2554
  • Date Posted: 8/24/18

Please apply in-person or contact our recruiter for further information.

Bollinger Shipyards is seeking an experienced Inside Manual Machinist to join its team.

An Inside Machinist fabricates machine components such as shafts, rudder stocks, stern tubes, strut tubes, etc.

The requirements for the position are as follows:

• Must have at least 1 year of manual machinist experience;
• Must be able to operate manual mills, lathe, & drill presses;
• Able to use measuring tools (dial calipers & micrometers);
• Able to read and interpret blueprints, work orders, and work instructions; and
•Shipyard machinist working experience on Long Lathes is preferred.

  • Facility: Bollinger Lockport Repair
  • Address: 8365 Hwy 308 South, Lockport, LA 70374
  • Phone: 985-532-2554
  • Date Posted: 2/18/19

Please apply in-person or contact our recruiter for further information.

Bollinger Shipyards is seeking an experienced Ship Fitter to join its team.

A Ship Fitter lays out and fabricates metal structural parts and braces them in position within hull of vessel for welding.

The requirements for the position are as follows:

• Must have a minimum of 6 months of ship fitting experience;
• Must be able to demonstrate the ability to accurately perform layout, cutting with a torch, metric measuring (i.e. cm, mm, etc.) and structural fitting processes by successfully passing a hands-on craft test; and
• Must be able to comprehend blueprints, sketches, and templates.

  • Facility: Bollinger Lockport New Construction
  • Address: 8365 Hwy 308 South, Lockport, LA 70374
  • Phone: 985-532-2554
  • Date Posted: 8/28/18

Please apply in-person or contact our recruiter for further information.

Bollinger Shipyards is seeking an experienced Tig CuNi Pipe Welder to join its team.

A Pipe Welder prepares and welds pipe and fittings for various material types as specified by construction drawings and technical guidance documents.

The requirements for the position are as follows:

• Must have a minimum of 3 months of Tig CuNi Pipe Welding experience; and
• Must successfully demonstrate the ability to pass a hands-on Tig (heli-arc) pipe welding test on CuNi (copper nickel) pipe in a 6G position on 2” pipe with 3/32” wall thickness using a gas purge with 1/8” root opening with all uphill weld progression.

  • Facility: Bollinger Lockport New Construction
  • Address: 8365 Hwy 308 South, Lockport, LA 70374
  • Phone: 985-532-2554
  • Date Posted: 2/18/19

Please apply in-person or contact our recruiter for further information.

Bollinger Shipyards is seeking an experienced Pipe Fitter (CuNi) to join its team.

A Pipe Fitter performs layout, fabrication, installation, testing, and repair of pipe systems.

The requirements for the position are as follows:

• Must have a minimum of 3 months of CuNi (Copper Nickel) pipe fitting experience; and
• Able to successfully demonstrate the ability to pass a hands-on pipe fitter test by performing the following: fitting a CuNi pipe using a cutting grinder (Metabo) to make a square cut, applying a bevel using a grinder with a sanding disc, cutting the opposing end of the pipe to saddle a pipe of the same size at a 90 degree angle in addition to performing silver brazing of a socket joint pipe in the horizontal (flat and horizontal flow) and vertical (vertical up flow) position in accordance of ASME requirements.

  • Facility: Bollinger Lockport New Construction
  • Address: 8365 Hwy 308 South, Lockport, LA 70374
  • Phone: 985-532-2554
  • Date Posted: 2/18/19

Please apply in-person or contact our recruiter for further information.

Bollinger Shipyards is seeking an experienced Warehouse Material Specialist to join its team.

A Material Specialist locates and moves materials and parts from warehouse to storage areas and between work areas of the facility. Responsibilities also include, but are not limited to: loading and unloading materials to and from trucks and/or docked marine vessels; receiving, uncrating, and inspecting material; handling, resolving, and following through with warehouse transaction documentation; performing physical inventory counts; assisting Material Control customers in warehouse and throughout facility; maintaining warehouse and Material Control areas.

The requirements for the position are as follows:

Must have at least 6 months of previous warehousing experience;
• Must have strong attention to detail; and
• Chauffeur’s license, forklift experience and carpentry skills are preferred.

  • Facility: Bollinger Lockport New Construction
  • Address: 8365 Hwy 308 South, Lockport, LA 70374
  • Phone: 985-532-2554
  • Date Posted: 3/19/19

Please apply in-person or contact our recruiter for further information.

Bollinger Shipyards is seeking an experienced Project Coordinator to join its team.

Responsibilities include tracking progress on projects (i.e. budgeted man-hours, labor, etc.), identifying project issues, coordinating project scope changes/contingency plans, and continually keeping supervisors informed of project status. Should have applicable experience in resource planning and scheduling. Should also have basic blasting/painting knowledge. Must be able to communicate effectively and work well with other supervisors. Must have a strong focus on quality, production, safety and environmental aspects of work being performed. Also, must be able to travel. Ability to speak Spanish is a plus.

  • Facility: Bollinger Lockport New Construction
  • Address: 8365 Hwy 308 South, Lockport, LA 70374
  • Phone: 985-532-2554
  • Date Posted: 3/26/19

Please apply in-person or contact our recruiter for further information.

CONTACT RECRUITER:

Andre Bourgeois
Toll-Free: 1-877-465-1985
Direct Line: 985-532-7709


Bollinger is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans and disabled individuals, and without regard to sexual orientation and gender identity.