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Career Fitter - 2nd Shift at Arcosa Inc in Ashland City, Tennessee

Posted in Management 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


We offer computer assistance for completing our application on-site, Monday - Friday, at the following times: 6:00 AM to 10:30 AM and 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM, no appointment necessary. We are located at 1050 Trinity Road, Ashland City, TN 37015.

Se habla español.Ofrecemos asistencia en computadora para completar la aplicación en nuestra facilidad, de Lunes a Viernes en el siguiente horario: 6:00 AM a 10:30 PM y 12:30 PM a 1:30 PM, cita no es necesaria. Estamos localizados en 1050 Trinity Road, Ashland City, TN 37015.

Arcosa Marine is searching for a Career Fitter (2nd Shift) in our Ashland City, TN barge manufacturing plant.

Arcosa Marine is a leading U.S. manufacturer of barges that transport dry and liquid cargoes on inland waterways. Arcosa Marine in Ashland City, TN manufactures tank barges that carry petroleum and other refined products, chemicals, fertilizer, ethanol, and other liquid cargoes. Arcosa Marine also manufactures dry cargo barges, including flat-deck and hopper barges that transport a variety of products, such as grain, coal, and aggregates.

Our assemblers get to see what they've built on waterways across the country. As a Career Fitter at Arcosa Marine , you'll lay out, position, align, and fit together fabricated parts of metal according to layouts, work orders, blueprints, schematics, and sketches in preparation for welding. You will also inspect tack-welds completed by the assigned welder, or in some cases their own tack welding work, for conformance to specifications.

What you'll do:

  • Read blueprints or other specifications

  • May operate overhead cranes

  • Measure to specifications

  • Cut and wash with torch (Oxy Fuel)

  • Tack-Weld

  • Identify parts for assembly in proper order

  • Follow all safety rules and practices

  • May be involved in safety committees or initiatives

  • Perform other duties as assigned

1st Shift Work Schedule:

Monday - Thursday: 4:00 PM - 1:30 AM

Friday: 3:00 PM - 11:30 PM


What you'll need:

  • Minimum of 1 year of experience

  • Basic knowledge of blueprints, diagrams, or other specification documents

  • Basic fitting skills

  • Ability to perform basic math calculations using fractions; carpentry math

  • All fitters have to pass a tackers test; six-part practical test using an oxy-fuel cutting torch

  • May require working above ground

  • Must be able to climb ladders or stairs to reach objects; comfortable with heights.

  • May require working in narrow or confined work spaces for extended periods of time

  • May require extensive kneeling, bending, walking and/or standing for long periods of time

  • Willing to work overtime, weekends and holidays as needed

Candidates with Carpentry experience are welcome to apply!


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