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Shipfitters build parts used within the hull of a ship, such as plates, frames, and bulkheads. A job description for this role usually focuses on duties like fabricating metal parts, following engineer instructions, reading blueprints, aligning parts, marking location of holes, using machinery like plate rolls and presses, and preparing parts for permanent welding. Resume samples for Shipfitter make display of skills like mechanical aptitudes, physical strength, stamina, teamwork, being able to follow instructions, time management, and recordkeeping. Eligible example resumes in the field make display of training at a technical school and the completion of an apprenticeship.

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Shipfitter

Shipfitter

  • Installed tie-downs on flight deck aboard USS GUNSTON HALL(hy-80)
  • Installed new platform on ships mast aboard USS OAK HILL
  • Using blueprints, installed various foundations for electrical junction boxes
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
22

1st Class Shipfitter

  • Lays out and fabricates metal structural parts, such as plates, bulkheads, and frames, and braces them in position within hull of ship for riveting or welding: Lays out position of parts on metal, working from blueprints or templates and using scribe and hand tools.
  • Locates and marks reference lines, such as center, buttock, and frame lines.
  • Positions parts in hull of ship, assisted by RIGGER.
  • Aligns parts in relation to each other, using jacks, turnbuckles, clips, wedges, and mauls.
  • Marks location of holes to be drilled and installs temporary fasteners to hold part in place for welding or riveting.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
23

Shipfitter

Shipfitter

  • Interpreted blue prints
  • Laid out and installed structural members on-board naval vessels.
  • Referenced technical drawing, ensuring proper material was being installed
  • Operated oxygen acetylene torches and welding machines.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
24

Shipfitter

  • Reading blueprints to accomplish daily shipbuilding tasks
  • Lay out and fabricate metal structural parts such as frames, bulkheads ad plates
  • Compute layout dimensions, and determined marked reference points on metal stock or workpieces
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Construction Management
25

Plastic Fabricator/shipfitter

  • Plastic fabricator and shipfitter onboard the USS Olympia and USS Hawaii aligning parts in relation to each other using jacks, turnbuckles, clips, and wedges also preparing molds and templates for fabrication and nonstandard parts modified and repaired plastic rubber and fiberglass using techniques such as casting laminating thermofoaming and also working with terrazzo vinyl floor coverings sound damping special hull treatment woid plexigals powder coatings and plastisol. Working in the shop cutting measuring and cutting wood working in the tanks removing sound damping tile
  • Cutting and working with metal and measuring metal that needs cut out
  • Working with torch cutter
  • Firewatch
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
26

Shipfitter

Shipfitter

  • Laid out, fabricated and welded mild and stainless steel material to form components
  • Utilized a variety of tools, equipment and machinery
  • Examined, checked and verified conformance to specifications of blueprints
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Cna
C
Journeyman Welder
27

Shipfitter

  • Read blue prints and fabricate the ship parts accordingly
  • Outfitted the boat with vinyl according to design
  • Collaborated with employees in other departments
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BBA
Business Management
28

Shipfitter

Quality Assurance/Hull Inspector

  • Thorough knowledge of principles, concepts, and methodology related to welding and pipefitting quality assurance programs, and considerable skill in applying this knowledge to the planning and accomplishment of a variety of difficult and complex work assignments
  • As Non Destructive Test Level II Inspector, perform all NDT daily, weekly and monthly tasks in accordance to established procedures
  • Review and determine acceptance of all products for meeting NDT requirements
  • Ensure compliance with technical requirements for reliability and quality conformance
  • Schedule, conduct, observe, record, and submit testing and inspection results for work certification
  • Responsible for the safe conduct of in-process and final operational checkpoints which requires not only an understanding of the technical aspect of the test, but also all required safety practices, undistracted situational awareness and complete focus on the task
  • Demonstrate a great eye for detail and a willingness to embrace and endorse strict processes and policies and the ability to accurately document the completion of all tests and inspections in a timely manner
  • Possess a thorough understanding of applicable welding and inspection requirements, military standards, basic work specification’s and any applicable drawings or technical publications; clearly interpreting and applying the guidance of these reference on the job site
  • Ensure that corrective measures meet acceptable reliability standards and that documentation is compliant with industry/customer requirements
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
29

Shipfitter Helper

  • Repair, modify, install and dismantle various shipboard hulls, bulkheads or decks. Designs and fabricates fixtures and jigs.
  • Install and remove all various types plate work.
  • Tack weld, install, remove, burn, cut and wash down plate and steel. (using torch)
  • Use various equipment and tools to assist Shipfitter.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
GED
GED
30

Shipfitter Helper Apprentice

  • Use tape measure to measure material for cutting and to ascertain bulkheads are lined up within tolerance
  • Use oxyacetylene cutting torch to cut material to length, remove bad welds from decks, ceilings, and walls if needed.
  • Use arc welder to weld material in place
  • When needed, Fire watch for overhead welding, arc gouging, acetylene torch cutting or other jobs that produce sparks
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma

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