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 experience is preferred.

  • Facility: Bollinger Lockport Repair
  • 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 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 Short-Arc (GMAW) Welder to join its team.

A Short-Arc Welder welds together structural metal components as specified by blueprints, work orders, or oral instructions.

The requirements for the position are as follows:

• Must have a minimum of 6 months Short-Arc (GMAW) welding experience; and
• Must successfully demonstrate the ability to pass a hands-on 3G/4G Short-Arc (GMAW) welding test with the 3G position welded with downhill progression and 4G welded entirely in the overhead position.

  • Facility: Bollinger Lockport New Construction
  • Address: 8365 Hwy 308 South, Lockport, LA 70374
  • Phone: 985-532-2554
  • Date Posted: 10/8/18

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.