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Carpenter Down River NASSCO

Norfolk, VA 23523

Posted: 03/28/2023 Industry: Other Job Number: 55933

Job Description

NSC Technologies is currently hiring Carpenter/Joiners for an upcoming project in Norfolk, Virginia. The ideal candidate must have 3-5 years of experience as a Carpenter or Joiner in the commercial or marine repair industry.


Launch your career with NSC Technologies. NSC Technologies has an immediate opening for Carpenter/Joiners. The ideal candidate must have preferred 5+ years of related trades experience within the shipbuilding industry.

Company Overview

NSC is an innovative staffing firm that specializes in placing qualified, skilled, and professional talent in virtually any market. We are experts in creating custom staffing solutions that fit the needs of any size business. Our meticulous dedication to Quality and Safety is a testament to our success.

Essential Job Functions

Joiners construct and install bulkhead panels, ceilings, flooring, and fixtures of PVC laminate, wood, fiberglass, aluminum honeycomb, plywood, or wallboard and cuts, shapes, and fits parts to form structural bulkheads and fittings. Assembles and installs hardware, gaskets, floors, furnishings, or insulation using adhesive, hand tools, and power tools. Transfers dimensions or measurements of wood parts or bulkheads on plywood using measuring instruments and marking devices. Reads blueprints to determine dimensions of furnishings in ships or boats and is capable of interpreting drawings and specifications to determine materials required and develop measurements and installation procedures. Capable of ordering and selecting materials and preparing construction layouts. Joiners erect framework and framing systems, lay sub-flooring and floor panels and verify structures' trueness.

Additionally, doors and windows are required, including framing installation, setting and installing miscellaneous furnishings (T&S modules, quarters, galley, reefer spaces, etc.) and all other required finish work required to complete living spaces and compartments. Repairs structural woodwork and replaces defective parts and equipment using hand and power tools. Shapes irregular pieces and trims excess material from bulkhead and furnishings to ensure fit meets specifications.

Job Requirements

Five or more years of direct experience as a shipboard joiner or commercial carpentry experience may suffice. Ability to interpret installation and arrangement drawings. Capable of developing field sketches

Can operate power tools, e.g., circular saw, grinder, stud gun, etc., and use various hand tools.

Capable of planning work tasks and gathering materials required to complete tasks. Coordinates work sequences with other craft disciplines and possess solid oral and written communication skills. Ability to manually lift to 50 lbs. Sitting, standing, and bending required? Reports to work on time daily; willing to work overtime when requested.

NSC Technologies offers
  • Competitive pay
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401(k)
  • Direct deposit or Global Cash Card
  • Long-term job opportunities
  • Referral bonus if you qualify
  • OSHA Training

NSC Technologies is dedicated to being the most trusted provider of innovative staffing solutions servicing the global Marine, Energy, Commercial and Industrial marketplace. We achieve long-term, meaningful relationships by exceeding customer expectations and enhancing the quality of life for our employees. NSC Technologies is committed to community service and stewardship of customer resources.


NSC Technologies has opportunities throughout the United States. Please visit our jobs page at http://jobs.nsc-tech.com


NSC Technologies is a drug-free company.  NSC is an EOE AA/M/F/V/D


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