Job Opportunities For NYS Graduates To Work In Shipyards And Maritime Industries – USA

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  • Full Time
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Global Recruiters Inc.

Job Opportunities For NYS Graduates To Work In Shipyards And Maritime Industries – USA

Marine and Shipyard Industries Vacancies

Company: Global Recruiters Inc.

Location: New Jersey, USA

Global Recruiters Inc., a renowned recruitment company based in New Jersey, USA, is on the lookout for skilled individuals from Kenya to join the dynamic world of marine and shipyard industries across the globe. We encourage recent graduates from the National Youth Service to seize these fantastic career opportunities.

About the Job

Embark on a thrilling journey in the shipyard industry and be a part of:

1. Machinists

Job Description and Responsibilities

Join us as a Machinist to build and maintain machine tools and industrial machinery. Your responsibilities include:

  • Cutting: Utilizing machine tools for precise cuts.
  • Chamfering: Creating smooth edges and surfaces.
  • Block Assembly: Constructing ship components.
  • Panel Assembly: Assembling vessel panels.
  • Beveling: Shaping edges for welding.
  • New Constructions: Participating in shipbuilding.

Job Qualifications

  • Diploma or technical/vocational course, preferably in Mechanical Engineering/Machinist artisan certificate.
  • Experience in reading blueprints and performing precision measurements.
  • Proficiency in operating manual mills, lathes, and grinders.
  • Fluent in spoken and written English.

2. Mechanics

Job Description and Responsibilities

As a Mechanic, you will install pumps, align motors, and connect pipes, among other tasks. Responsibilities include:

  • Installing: Pumps, motors, coolers, valves, and mooring winches.
  • Aligning: Ensuring proper positioning of components.
  • Connecting: Pipes and pipe systems.

Job Qualifications

  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering or Craft Certificate in Mechanical Engineering or Mechanics trade certificate.
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English.

3. Pipe Welders/Structural Welders Class 1

Job Description and Responsibilities

Join the team of Pipe Welders/Structural Welders Class 1, responsible for pipe and valve installations on ships. Responsibilities include:

  • Performing: Removal, repairs, overhauls, installations, alignment, and pressure testing.
  • Disassembling: Repairs, grinding/lapping valve discs, assembling, and hydro-testing.
  • Measuring: Fabricating, sewing, and installing various components.
  • Installing: Overhead and bulkhead installations on boats, barges, and ships.

Job Qualifications

  • Specialized certification in welding and fabrication, with knowledge in pipe fitting/structural welding plater fitting.
  • Familiarity with marine/petroleum piping and valve systems.
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English.

4. Plater-Structural Fitter Class II

Job Description and Responsibilities

As a Plater-Structural Fitter Class II, your role will involve analyzing blueprints, adhering to welding methods, and fabricating structural components.

Job Qualifications

  • Specialized certification in welding and fabrication, with knowledge in pipe fitting/structural welding plater fitting.
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English.

5. Pipe Fitters

Job Description and Responsibilities

Pipe Fitters are responsible for removal, repairs, overhauls, and installations of various piping, valves, and fittings on marine vessels.

Job Qualifications

  • Specialized certification in welding and fabrication, with knowledge in pipe fitting/structural welding plater fitting.
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English.

TEST: The test for this category is specific to the role applied for.

How to Apply

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Application Deadline: November 8, 2023

IMPORTANT: National Youth Service is not conducting this recruitment. This opportunity is through industry linkages under the Employment and Linkages Office. The recruiting company will provide further information on terms of service, interview dates, and venue, which will be communicated to you.

Expert Tips To Be A Successful Applicant

  1. Tailor Your Resume: Customize your resume to highlight relevant skills and experiences for the job you’re applying for.
  2. Research the Industry: Stay updated with the latest trends and news in the maritime and shipyard industry to show your commitment to the field.
  3. Highlight Soft Skills: Emphasize your communication, teamwork, and problem-solving skills in your application.
  4. Showcase Certifications: If you have certifications or training related to the job, make sure to include them in your application.
  5. Network: Connect with professionals in the industry to gain insights and potential job referrals.
  6. Prepare for Interviews: Practice common interview questions and be ready to discuss your qualifications and experience.
  7. Demonstrate Safety Awareness: Mention any experience or training related to safety protocols, which is vital in these industries.
  8. Emphasize Adaptability: Show that you can handle various tasks and adapt to different work environments.
  9. Highlight Achievements: Share specific accomplishments from your previous roles that demonstrate your capabilities.
  10. Maintain a Professional Online Presence: Ensure your social media profiles reflect a professional image to increase your chances of being noticed by recruiters.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q1. Is this a government-led recruitment? A1. No, this recruitment is through industry linkages under the Employment and Linkages Office.

Q2. Are these positions open to international candidates? A2. Yes, we welcome applications from international candidates.

Q3. What is the expected salary range for these positions? A3. The salary range varies depending on the role and experience. Details will be provided during the recruitment process.

Q4. Are there opportunities for career advancement in these positions? A4. Yes, career growth opportunities are available in these dynamic industries.

Q5. How will I be informed about the interview process? A5. The recruiting company will provide information about interview dates and venues to shortlisted candidates.

Q6. Can I apply for multiple positions? A6. Yes, you can apply for multiple positions if you meet the qualifications.

Q7. Are there opportunities for training and development in these roles? A7. Training and development opportunities may be available based on the specific job and company.

Q8. How long is the recruitment process expected to take? A8. The recruitment process duration will be communicated by the recruiting company.

Q9. What documents should I have ready for the application process? A9. Prepare your resume, certificates, and any other relevant documents for submission.

Q10. Are there opportunities for overseas assignments in these roles? A10. Some roles may involve overseas assignments. Details will be provided during the recruitment process.

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