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Structural Fitter - Yard

Company: Gulf Island Fabrication
Location: Houma
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

Main PurposeTo perform job functions required and/or assigned in the fabrication of iron as steel structures in accordance with the contract/job specifications and quality assurance requirements/fitting procedures and established ISO/QC program standards.Essential Functions-- Follow instructions, written and/or verbal, with little or no supervision.-- Read and interpret blueprint and specification schedules.-- Perform mathematical calculations, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, angles etc., -- Measure, cut, fit and/or install iron and steel braces, beams, plate, pipe, etc., in accordance to blue print and job specifications schedules.-- Follow fitting procedures and principles used in the fabrication of offshore jackets, decks, heliports, production facilities, etc.-- Perform other related job duties as assigned in safe and efficient manner; also, see physical requirements.-- Ability to effectively communicate, both verbally and in writing.Environmental Conditions80% to 90% of the work activities are performed outdoors. Individuals will be required to work in changes of temperature, hot, cold, humid, wet and dry conditions; dust mud etc., Fitters may also be exposed to fumes (Paint, paint thinners, diesel, and/or gas etc.)

Job Requirements-- Must have a minimum of 3 months of experience and be able to successfully demonstrate the ability to pass a written and practical fitter test.-- Must be able to pass pre-employment physical and drug screen-- Must be able to pass background check.-- Ability to effectively communicate, both verbally and in writing. Tools and Equipment UsedFitters must have knowledge of and used cutting torches, measuring tapes, calculators, levels, man-lifts and/or high-reach equipment, welding machines, chipping hammers, pressure chippers, power grinders, etc. Must be able to read and write. Preferred Qualifications -- Highschool diploma or GED. Physical RequirementsStanding- Is an essential job function/physical requirement.Walking- Is an essential job function/physical requirement.Turning, twisting, bending and stooping- These physical requirements are essential job functions.Pushing and Pulling- These physical requirements are essential job functions.Reaching, forward and reaching overhead- These are essential job functions /physical requirements.Climbing- Is an essential job function/physical requirements.Balancing, fingering, feeling, talking hearing and seeing- These are all considered normal physical duties/requirements and would be needed/required to work in this industrial environment is a safe and efficient manner.Lifting - employees must be able to lift up to 25-50 pounds and occasionally 75-100 pounds.PI181200074

Keywords: Gulf Island Fabrication, New Orleans , Structural Fitter - Yard, Other , Houma, Louisiana

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