The Maintenance & Repair Assistant – Welder_Fitter is responsible for assisting with the general maintenance and repair projects of company vessels, land assets, and safely operating the company forklift. Produce quality work to ensure the product meets quality standards. This position will report directly to the Port Engineer. Must be able to pass ABS certification course.

Essential Functions

Fabricate and manufacture metal parts for later assembly.

Follow diagrams, drawings, and specifications to ensure exact specifications of output

Produce strong, clean welds and test output to ensure strength and tolerance of welds.

Utilize handheld tools such as a handheld screw gun, drill gun, and grinders.

Operate calipers, weld gauges, tape measures, and other welding hand tool.

Maintain weld machines using preventative maintenance methods.

Identify product defects and complete appropriate documentation when defects are identified.

Rework and/or repair welded parts and products according to engineering specification changes.

Assist with fleet repair projects as well as the maintenance of the barge, company buildings and grounds.

Less than 25% of the time, perform safe and efficient operation and maneuver of company forklift.

Perform routine maintenance of company forklift such as oil changes, painting, etc.

Determine and notify Port Engineer of malfunctioning parts of any fleet equipment.

Maintain company crew change vehicles for service maintenance and cleanliness

Assist with various transportation needs as they arise

Other duties as assigned.

Other Duties

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Minimum Qualifications

Prior Experience welding and fitting, preferably in a shipyard environment

Valid driver’s license

E.N. Bisso & Son, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.