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Steam Fitter/Welder at Skookum Contract Services

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Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Job Description:
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Steam Fitter/Welder

Where: Curtis Bay, MD (USCG YARD Station)

Type: Full Time, Non-Exempt

Wage: DOE

Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k) and a robust wellness program

Work Schedule: Day Shift, Monday - Friday

Skookum's mission is "Creating Opportunities for People with Disabilities".

Applications of individuals with disabilities are preferred. *

To apply: visit our website at to complete an application and upload a resume.

Skookum is seeking a skilled Steam Fitter/Welder. This individual is responsible for performing welding metal components together to fabricate or repair products, such as machine parts, plant equipment, and small structural items using brazing and a variety of arc and gas welding equipment.

Typical duties include but are not limited to:
  • Performs metal work and sheet metal work to buildings, structures, and facilities to include, but not be limited to metal components, security systems, duct work.
  • Maintains, repairs, assembles, and creates pipe and piping systems.
  • Fabricates, installs, repairs, and replaces parts or completes assemblies as required for metal components of buildings (except door hardware), metal parts of installed building equipment, dining facility equipment, kitchen equipment, utility systems, roadway structures, drainage and walks to secure pilferable items.
  • Properly and safely welds all metals in body and framework.
  • Accomplish minor repairs and perform services as outlined in established technical manuals.

  • ASME or AWS Certified.
  • Experience in all areas of facility/industrial maintenance preferred.
  • Must be able to read and interpret pipe specifications, create wall openings for piping, measure pipe width/ length, understanding different types of pipes, and effectively using pipe testing equipment.
  • Must be able to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Must have the ability and be willing to work outside of normal working hours, such as back shift and weekends, in the event of unplanned maintenance and repairs.
  • Prior experience in TIG welding is also preferable but not required.

Physical Demands:
  • Must be able to lift, carry, push, and pull up to 70 lbs.
  • Ability to work in a variety of different environments, including inclement weather, high man lifts, and underground utility structures.
  • Must have good manual dexterity, eye-hand coordination, physical fitness, and a good sense of balance.

  • Valid Driver's license required. Must be able to obtain and maintain approval to operate a vehicle by Skookum's insurance carrier.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain applicable security clearances and installation access.

Date Posted: 06/17/19

Skookum is an Equal Opportunity Employer- W/M/Veteran/Disabled • Skookum participates in E-Verify.

* Javits-Wagner-O'Day Act (41 U.S.C. 46-48c)