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Outside Machinist (41404)

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  • Install equipment on board vessels in a safe and productive manner.
  • Disassemble, fault find, repair and re-assemble shipboard equipment as directed by the supervisor.
  • Mark and measure to close tolerances using company calibrated equipment.
  • Safely rig equipment following all OSHA requirements.
  • Inspection of work, identification of potential problems, initiation of corrective actions.
  • Increase awareness of Quality procedures within department.
  • Ensure adherence to correct work procedures.
  • Continuously improve communications and flexibility within the team.
  • Develop other team members skill levels.
  • Build pride of workmanship and quality through on the job training.
  • Contribute towards innovation / productivity improvements.
  • Assist in the control of waste elimination, e.g. materials, consumables etc.
  • Assist supervisor to maintain control of department equipment and its maintenance.
  • Work towards the team goal of delivering the vessel on time.
  • Follow company guidelines and procedures.
  • Ensure work area is left clean, all equipment and tools are stowed away safely and protected against damage.


  • Diploma/GED or comparable trade experience; comparable trade experience is defined as 5 or more years of experience working in the applicable trade,
  • 2 years of experience in shipbuilding, or education in the trade comparable to apprenticeship or 1 year minimum work experience as a B-class outside machinist.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of shaft alignment techniques including laser alignment systems and dial indicator alignment processes.
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of machining procedures.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude required.
  • Knowledge of ship terminology.
  • Proven ability to interpret engineering drawings.
  • Demonstrated ability to safely operate all fixed and non-fixed machinery.
  • Ability set up machinery to meet flatness tolerance requirements.
  • Demonstrated ability to interpret job specifications.
  • Ability to perform work on marine vessels.
  • Must be able to follow directions and work with limited supervision.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
  • Ability to write simple correspondence.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, divide, and measure using the metric system.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
  • Proven problem solving abilities.
  • Advanced Aluminum MIG Welding experience is required.


  • Must have full set of personal tools.


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