Pipe Welder / Pipefitter

  • Ingalls Shipbuilding
  • Houston, TX, USA
  • 06/23/2022
Full time Engineering Heavy Equipment Plumbing

Job Description

Imagine a career fabricating and assembling US Navy Destroyers as well as the Coast Guard Security Cutter and some of the largest ships in the Navy’s/Coast Guard fleet. Enjoy being part of an elite team as you work on world class ships used by thousands of sailors to defend the United States of America.

Due to growth, Ingalls Shipbuilding is looking for Pipe welders and Pipefitters to join their team in Houston, TX.

Ingalls is the largest supplier of U.S. Navy surface combatants and has built nearly 70 percent of the U.S. Navy fleet of warships! They are the builder-of-record for 35 Aegis DDG 51 class of guided missile destroyers, builder-of-record for the LHA 6 class large deck amphibious ships, and the sole builder of the Navy’s fleet of San Antonio (LPD 17) class amphibious assault ships as well as a builder of US Coast Guard Security Cutters.

No other career in the world can offer you this rare opportunity to help build sophisticated, majestic machinery that our men and women serve on to protect our nation.

As a valued team member, you will enjoy:

  • Pipefitters make up to $28.19/hr. + overtime, Pipe Welders make $28.49/hr. + overtime.
  • $2000 sign on bonus: $1000 on first check and $1000 at six months.
  • $1000 retention bonus at the one-year work anniversary.
  • Best benefits package available on the Gulf Coast! – Includes medical coverage as well as a 401(k).
  • Hotel accommodations: Up to 30 days hotel stay if outside 200 mile radius of Ingalls Shipbuilding.
  • Time off – 12 paid holidays, 6 of which are included in the 10-day shutdown period during the winter holiday season. Enjoy the end of each year with your family and friends, including 3 paid half days!
  • Other perks – On site gym, on-site cafeteria, and an Ingalls employee private Family Health Clinic.
  • Ongoing certifications and education provided by company at no cost!
  • No travel - be home every night!
  • Opportunities to advance if you desire.

If you have the following, they want to hear from you:

  • 3 or more years pipefitting experience
  • OR 3 or more years pipe welding experience

Please click Apply or email your information to: hii-ingalls1@workrocket.com

Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans/Disabled Welcome. U.S. citizenship or US Person status required.