Bollinger Careers Production Trades/Crafts

Production Trades/Crafts

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

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 ext 7333
  • Date Posted: 10/4/19

Please apply in-person or contact the facility Human Resources Department for further information.

Bollinger Shipyards is seeking an experience Repair Working Leaderman to join our team.

Qualified individual should have five (5) years of supervisory experience in addition to Outside Machinist and/or Structural Welding/Fitting experience within a shipyard and/or construction setting. Must have the ability to trouble shoot on the job in addition to having a strong focus on quality, production, safety and environmental aspects of work being performed. Also, must be able to communicate effectively and work well with other supervisors. General knowledge of marine vessel repairs and standard marine practices is preferred.

  • Facility: Bollinger Algiers
  • Address: 434 Powder St, New Orleans, LA 70114
  • Phone: 504-340-0621 ext. 7333
  • Date Posted: 1/30/20

Please apply in-person or contact the facility Human Resources Department 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 ext. 5743
  • Date Posted: 1/30/20

Please apply in-person or contact the facility Human Resources Department 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 ; 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 ext. 5743
  • Date Posted: 5/5/20

Please apply in-person or contact the facility Human Resources Department for further information.

Bollinger Shipyards is seeking an experienced Aluminum Pulse Welder to join its team.

The requirements for the position are as follows:

• must have a minimum of 3 months of Aluminum (GMAW-P) welding experience; and
• must successfully demonstrate the ability to pass a hands-on 3G/4G aluminum (GMAW-P) pulse welding test with the 3G position uphill progression and 4G entirely in the overhead position

  • Facility: Bollinger Lockport New Construction
  • Address: 8365 Hwy 308 South, Lockport, LA 70374
  • Phone: 985-532-2554 ext. 5743
  • Date Posted: 7/20/20

Please apply in-person or contact the facility Human Resources Department for further information.

Bollinger Shipyards is seeking an experienced Electronic Technician to join its team.

An Electronic Technician lay’s out, builds, tests installs, troubleshoots, repairs and modifies electrical and electronic components, parts, equipment and systems.

The requirements for the position are as follows:

• Possess in-depth knowledge of electrical/electronic systems and components, to include associated command and Fire & Smoke Detection Systems.
• Must have a minimum of 5 years of experience as an Electronic Technician.
• Must be to read and interpret drawing, schematics and other electrical/electronic technical documentation.
• Must be familiar with applicable commercial and Government specifications and codes.
• Must have comprehensive knowledge at component/system start up, testing, troubleshooting and repair.

  • Facility: Bollinger Lockport New Construction
  • Address: 8365 Hwy 308 South, Lockport, LA 70374
  • Phone: 985-532-2554 ext. 5743
  • Date Posted: 7/20/20

Please apply in-person or contact the facility Human Resources Department for further information.

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

The ideal candidates for the position 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.

  • Facility: Bollinger Lockport New Construction
  • Address: 8365 Hwy 308 South, Lockport, LA 70374
  • Phone: 985-532-2554 ext. 5743
  • Date Posted: 7/20/20

Please apply in-person or contact the facility Human Resources Department for further information.

Bollinger Shipyards has an immediate opening for a Pipe Working Leaderman at its Lockport New Construction facility.

A Pipe Working Leaderman is responsible for directing his/her workforce in the successful fitting and welding of all piping components of assigned vessels.

The ideal candidate must have at least 5 years of craft-specific experience performing fitting/welding of piping functions and be able to interpret standard construction drawings. Should have basic knowledge of welding specific processes and techniques in addition to being familiar with standard marine practices and general specifications for construction. Must be able to communicate effectively and work well with other supervisors. Also, must have a strong focus on quality, production, safety and environmental aspects of work being performed.

  • Facility: Bollinger Lockport New Construction
  • Address: 8365 Hwy 308 South, Lockport, LA 70374
  • Phone: 985-532-7709
  • Date Posted: 9/17/2020

Please apply in-person or contact the facility Human Resources Department for further information.

CONTACT: André Bourgeois
Main Office: 985-532-2554
Direct Line: 985-532-7709
Email: andreb@bollingershipyards.com


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.