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Skilled Laborer

PeopleReady Skilled Trades Division Norfolk ,VA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Want to get your foot in the door in the shipyard? PeopleReady is now hiring Shipyard Laborers to join our team and start working IMMEDIATELY at various shipyards in the Hampton Roads Area.

Job Duties:

  • Duties are primarily industrial and safety housekeeping in nature and may include performance of semi-skilled tasks as specified.
  • Sweep and remove shipboard and shore debris as directed including sheet metal, metal plate, piping, cable ends, nuts and bolts, welding wire, hardware and/or trash.
  • Manually remove paint from fasteners or structures.
  • Manually move and transport equipment, furniture and materials.
  • Relocate and temporarily fasten to the overhead--temporary air hoses, electrical cables, and flexible ventilation.
  • Work in confined spaces (tanks/voids) and assist in operating pumping stations.
  • May work from man lifts or similar Aerial Work Platforms (AWP's)
  • Able to lift and carry materials weighing up to 60 lbs

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum of 1 year of Laborer/Construction experience
  • Must be able to pass a background check to gain access to all local Naval bases
  • Must be reliable and willing to work overtime as required
  • OSHA 10 Maritime, Firewatch and Respirator Fit certifications required (training will be provided as necessary)

PeopleReady Offers:

  • Weekly Pay!
  • Referral Bonus Program!
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Group Insurance
  • Short-term disability
  • Voluntary Life insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan


Company Description
SAFETY: All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, actively participate in safety program, and adhere to all safety rules and regulations. Employee Health & Safety is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

PeopleReady Skilled Trades Division

-Get connected to a variety of projects and a huge network of contractors. -We offer reliable pay. -We offer flexible schedules. -Our team is dedicated to advocating for your safety.


Norfolk, VA