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Boilermaker Specialist Mechanic

Tidewater Staffing is seeking experienced Boilermaker Specialist Mechanic !

Pay Rate:

  • $TBD
  • Weekly Pay
  • Shift to be discussed


Job duties include but not limited to:

  • Responsible for installation, lay-out, assembly and replacement of boilers
  • works from blueprints, sketches, specifications, layout templates, process instructions, and job orders
  • Pressure test the boiler, Know boiler system, Re-facing, Re-facing Manhole or Handhole, Machine the seating surface
  • Refurbishing: Weld and repair seating surfaces that need alterations, Re-facing refurbished items once altered
  • Retubing: Install new tubes in the boiler
  • Read a tube identification drawing, Expand tubes and the seats, Use expanders and pins to expand tubes
  • Must understand the expanding requirements based on the size of tube
  • Burning: Knowledgeable regarding burning, Knowledgeable regarding use of hook up torch/light torch
  • Blueprint: Read, understand, and interpret advanced blueprints to perform task required
  • Refractory: Lay brick work in the furnace in accordance with the drawings
  • Tack Welding: How to grind
  • Basic ship fitting skills
  • Sketch vent and develop basic patterns
  • Use CFM meter to measure and balance vent


Requirements include:

  • Must be a US Citizen.
  • Must demonstrate an expert understanding of naval vessel compartments, number systems and related vessel terminology for the CG, DDG, and LHD ships
  • Minimum Relevant Experience is 7 to 10 years
  • Preferred tack welding certification course
  • Must be able to calculate and understand units of measure, including fractions and decimals
  • Must know how to measure using a scale and tape measure



Company Information

Tidewater Staffing Offers:

  • Weekly Pay
  • Full-Time Employment
  • Multiple Shifts
  • Insurance Benefits
  • Long-term Job Opportunities
  • OSHA Training | Training Programs
  • Direct Deposit | Money Network Cards


Tidewater Staffing is an Equal Opportunity Employer*

Boilermaker Specialist Mechanic

Full time
Chesapeake, VA

Published on 09/01/2020