Bollinger Careers Production Trades/Crafts

Production Trades/Crafts

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Bollinger Shipyards is seeking an experienced Electrician to join its team.

An Electrician installs and repairs wiring, fixtures, and equipment for all electrical services aboard vessels and in shipyard facilities.

The requirements for the position are as follows:

• Must have a minimum of 5 years of experience as a Marine Electrician;
• Must be able to read and interpret standard construction drawings and specifications;
• Must be familiar with all aspects of craft specific marine construction from design through installation and testing; and
• Must have good working knowledge of systems operations and job related tools, gauges, meters, etc.

  • Facility: Bollinger Lockport New Construction
  • Address: 8365 Hwy 308 South, Lockport, LA 70374
  • Phone: 985-532-2554
  • Date Posted: 12/7/17

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

Bollinger Shipyards is seeking an experienced Outfitter to join its team.

An Outfitter installs final finishing parts on aluminum and steel frame boats.

The requirements for the position are as follows:

• Must have a minimum of 6 months of marine outfitting experience;
• Must be able to successfully pass a hands-on crafts test by accurately performing layout, cutting, measuring, and fitting processes; 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: 12/7/17

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: 11/27/17

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: 2/22/18

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

Bollinger Shipyards is seeking an experienced Short-Arc (GMAW) Tack Welder to join its team.

A Tack Welder provides necessary tools to a ship fitter and assists as directed to include tacking, grinding, or other assigned duties.

The requirements for the position are as follows:

• Must have a minimum of 3 months of tack welding experience; and
• Must successfully demonstrate the ability to pass a hands-on Short-Arc (GMAW) tacker T-joint test in the vertical and overhead positions with the vertical position tack welded with downhill progression; and
• Familiarity with basic welding or fitting processes is preferred.

  • Facility: Bollinger Lockport New Construction
  • Address: 8365 Hwy 308 South, Lockport, LA 70374
  • Phone: 985-532-2554
  • Date Posted: 2/22/18

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

Bollinger Shipyards is seeking an experienced Maintenance Mechanic to join its team.

The Maintenance Mechanic responsibilities will include inspecting and diagnosing equipment malfunctions, maintaining service records on vehicles and equipment, adjusting brakes, aligning wheels, checking batteries, repairing tires and tubes, performing oil changes, and disassembling and overhauling internal combustion engines, pumps, pump power units, generators, transmissions, clutches and rear ends.

The requirements for the position are as follows:

• Must have a minimum of 2 years of mechanical experience inspecting, repairing, and maintaining functional parts of automotive and mechanical equipment (i.e. forklifts, front-end loaders, cherry pickers, etc.)

  • Facility: Bollinger Lockport New Construction
  • Address: 8365 Hwy 308 South, Lockport, LA 70374
  • Phone: 985-532-2554
  • Date Posted: 2/27/2018

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

Bollinger Shipyards is seeking an experienced Crane Operator to join its team.

A Crane Operator is responsible for the safe operation of hydraulic and mechanical boom/cable cranes used for moving, lifting and manipulating necessary materials and personnel.

The requirements for the position are as follows:

• Must have a minimum of 2 (two) years of experience operating lattice boom cranes, cherry pickers, and forklifts;
• Must have experience performing load chart calculations; and
• Must have a mobile crane certification.

  • Facility: Bollinger Quick Repair
  • Address: 615 Destrehan Ave. Harvey, LA 70058
  • Phone: 504-340-0621
  • Date Posted: 3/6/2018

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

Bollinger Shipyards has an immediate opening for a Maintenance HSE Technician at its CHAND facility.

The Maintenance HSE Technician job duties will include but are not limited to the following: performing general maintenance/repairs to building, grounds, equipment and other physically demanding tasks typically required (i.e. minor carpentry, plumbing, electrical and cleaning duties); carrying out established preventive maintenance programs; ability to monitor and audit the facility’s processes for adherence to the company’s HSE and OSHA regulations; conducting safety meetings and required employee training; and assisting Warehouse team with workload as required.

The requirements for the position are as follows:

• Must have a minimum of 2 years of general construction experience;
• Must have working knowledge of HSE policies/procedures;
• Must have knowledge of maintenance supplies, equipment, materials and methods;
• Must have a valid driver’s license with the ability to drive company vehicles;
• Must have basic computer skills; and
• Basic knowledge of OSHA regulations is preferred and a Chauffeur’s license is a plus.

  • Facility: Chand, LLC
  • Address: 157 HWY 654 Mathews, LA 70375
  • Phone: 985-532-2512
  • Date Posted: 3/16/2018

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

Bollinger Shipyards is seeking an experienced Inside 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, and drill presses;
• Able to use measuring tools (dial calipers and micrometers);
• Able to read and interpret blueprints, work orders, and work instructions; and
• Shipyard machinist experience is preferred.

  • Facility: Bollinger Lockport New Construction
  • Address: 8365 Hwy 308 South, Lockport, LA 70374
  • Phone: 985-532-2554
  • Date Posted: 3/26/2018

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

Bollinger Shipyards is seeking an experienced Blaster/Painter Leader to join its team.

A Blaster/Painter Leader is responsible for leading blaster/painters in the successful implementation of production activities as it relates to associated shipbuilding and/or repair functions in addition to performing blaster/painter specific operations.

The requirements for the position are as follows:

• Must have 5 years of blasting/painting supervisory experience with resource planning/scheduling;
• Should have basic knowledge of SSPC preparations and various types of surface coatings;
• Ability to trouble shoot various craft specific equipment and coating issues;
• Ability to read and interpret paint specifications and manufacturer application instructions;
• 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; and
• NACE certification is a plus.

  • Facility: Bollinger Lockport New Construction
  • Address: 8365 Hwy 308 South, Lockport, LA 70374
  • Phone: 985-532-2554
  • Date Posted: 3/26/2018

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

CONTACT RECRUITER:

Sarah Pitre
Toll-Free: 1-877-465-1985
Direct Line: 985-532-7239


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.