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Full-time, Part-time
Jacksonville, AL 36265
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Job Description

Job Description

Position: 1st Class Shipfitter
Job Location: Panama City, FL

Rate of Pay: $18.00 per hour

Per Diem:  Must live 50+ miles from Jobsite.

Description: Lays out and fabricates metal structural parts, such as plates, bulkheads, and frames, and braces them in position within hull of ship for welding.


·         Minimum 5 years of experience as 1st class shipfitter

·         Outfitting experience

·         Must know Ship terminology

·         Must read blue prints to lay out and fabricate parts for ships

·         Must be able to burn and bevel with hand torch

·         Must pass fillet weld test using 7018 rods

·         Must pass drug test and E-Verify

·         Must be able to work all shifts

Affordable Lodging Available.

Benefits:  Effective on the 1st day of the month following your 60th day of continuous employment.

·         Medical/Prescription – BCBS of Mississippi Health Insurance

·         Healthiest You by Teladoc (Free to Eligible Employees & Dependents)

·         Term Life Benefits – with BCBS Insurance Election

CONTACT US TODAY!  Apply Online at or visit us at our MOSS POINT OFFICE:
7125 Highway 613
Moss Point, MS 39563


Spanish Recruiters Available.  (Recludadores de habla hispana disponibles.)

Company Description

KNIGHTS MARINE is a 4th generation company serving the Shipbuilding Industry from Coast to Coast. Knights has been a Preferred Service Provider to some of the largest shipbuilders in the world since 1975 and we are consistently one of the largest providers of skilled labor in the Southeast.

KNIGHTS MARINE - "Committed to providing our customers with the safest, the most knowledgeable, and the most productive Craftsmen in the Shipbuilding Industry"

"The Contractor for True Craftsmen"
Posting ID: 658137889 Posted: 2021-11-30 Job Title: Class Shipfitter