In support of a highly specialized government client this UTILITY WELDER will perform welding, fabrication, and inspection support during repair, overhaul, or refurbishment of existing facility equipment and for fabrication of task specific test stands and other metallic structures.

Utility welder will fabricate and repair non-pressurized, low stressed structures, pipes, brackets, partitions, tanks, and machinery platforms using Tungsten Inert Gas, Metallic Inert Gas, or Manual Metal Arc techniques. Weld types and orientation may vary, but include flat butt, horizontal butt, vertical and overhead fillet and circumferential welds. Parent materials include aluminum and low alloy carbon steel. The welder should have proficiency in soldering and brazing as well as oxyacetylene cutting. The safe and proper use of general fabrication shop tools such as machinery for metal sawing, bending, shearing, grinding, plate rolling, and cabinet blasting is required.

Welder will be certified.

This person will also be used as a general technician assisting in areas where needed to include Oxygen Clean Room support for the maintenance of Diver Life Support Systems (DLSS), as well as submarine, hyperbaric, and associated support equipment and components. The support of the Oxygen Clean Room as requires a thorough knowledge of high-pressure hose and gas transfer whip manufacturing.

The Contractor shall provide quality control personnel certified as to Level II or Level III inspectors to provide documentation for each inspected weld. Techniques employed will include visual, dye penetrant, ultrasonic and radiographic inspection. Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) corrosion mapping will be employed for determination of pipe/vessel wall thickness, with results documented in a traceable manner as required by NAVSEA procedures.

Current Secret or above security clearance is desired. Candidate must be willing and able to obtain and hold a government security clearance.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Pay: $30.00 – $51.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance



  • High school or equivalent (Required)

Work Location: One location