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More than 11,000 diverse career opportunities are waiting for you in our local maritime industry.

Maritime careers offer competitive salaries, extraordinary growth potential, and the opportunity to do meaningful work right here in your community.

Welder

Welder

As a Marine Welder, you will be responsible for performing welding and fabrication tasks in the marine industry. Your primary focus will be on the construction, repair, and maintenance of marine vessels, structures, and equipment. Your expertise in welding techniques and materials will contribute to ensuring the integrity, safety, and functionality of maritime assets.

Structural Fitter/Pipefitter

Structural Fitter/Pipefitter

As a Maritime Structural Fitter, you will play a vital role in the construction, repair, and maintenance of maritime vessels, structures, and equipment. You will work closely with engineers, welders, and fabricators to ensure precise fitting and alignment of structural components, ensuring the integrity and safety of maritime assets. Your expertise in blueprint interpretation, layout, and fitting techniques will contribute to the successful completion of marine construction and repair projects.

Inside Machinist

Inside Machinist

As a Maritime Inside Machinist, you will create parts by operating various machines (manual and/or CNC) such as; lathes, mills, vertical machining centers, horizontal boring mills, etc. Inside machinists also troubleshoot operations and take appropriate actions to correct them. The machinists perform quality inspections, verifying that the dimensions of workpieces are in accordance with drawing specifications.

Outside Machinist

Outside Machinist

As a Maritime Outside Machinist, you will be responsible for the installation, maintenance, and repair of mechanical systems and equipment on maritime vessels. Your primary focus will be on the propulsion systems, auxiliary machinery, and various mechanical components crucial for the efficient operation of marine vessels. Your expertise in machining, mechanical assembly, and troubleshooting will contribute to the reliable performance and safety of maritime assets.

Electrical Technician

Electrical Technician

As a Marine Electrical Technician, you will play a critical role in the installation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems and equipment on maritime vessels. Your primary focus will be on ensuring the safe and efficient operation of electrical systems, including power distribution, lighting, communication, navigation, and control systems. Your expertise in marine electrical systems, troubleshooting, and compliance with industry regulations will contribute to the reliable performance and safety of maritime assets.

Merchant Seaman

Merchant Seaman

As a Merchant Seaman, also known as a Merchant Marine, your role is absolutely vital when it comes to working with commercial ships engaged in various maritime activities. Your contributions are central to ensuring the safe and efficient operation of vessels, managing cargo handling, and skillfully navigating the seas. You would serve in different capacities and departments on board ships, collectively contributing to the smooth functioning of maritime operations.

Offshore Wind Turbine Technician

Offshore Wind Turbine Technician

As an Offshore Wind Turbine Technician, you will be responsible for the installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of wind turbines located in offshore wind farms. Your role will involve working at sea, often in challenging weather conditions, to ensure the reliable and efficient operation of wind energy systems. You will play a vital role in the renewable energy sector, contributing to the production of clean and sustainable electricity.

Commercial Driver

Commercial Driver

As a Maritime Commercial Driver, you will play a crucial role in the transportation of goods and materials within the maritime industry. You will primarily operate commercial vehicles, such as trucks and trailers, to transport cargo to and from ports, terminals, warehouses, and other maritime facilities.

Marine Insulator

Marine Insulator

As a Marine Insulator, your specialization lies in the insulation, installation, and upkeep of marine vessels, offshore platforms, and maritime structures. Your pivotal role revolves around establishing and preserving a secure and efficient operational environment. This involves insulating diverse components and systems against heat, cold, noise, and fire hazards. Your collaborative efforts with shipbuilding firms, offshore oil and gas operations, and maintenance teams are crucial in delivering effective insulation solutions.

Sheet Metal Fabricator

Sheet Metal Fabricator

As a Marine Sheet Metal Fabricator, your role will be essential in the construction, maintenance, and repair of maritime vessels and structures. You will specialize in fabricating and installing sheet metal components used in various applications onboard ships, offshore platforms, and other maritime installations.

Maritime Machine Operator

Maritime Machine Operator

As a Maritime Machine Operator, you would be responsible for operating and maintaining machinery and equipment specific to the maritime industry. The Machine Operator ensures the safe and efficient functioning of equipment to support maritime activities.

Coating/Marine Painter

Coating/Marine Painter

As a Maritime Coating Specialist, you will be responsible for applying protective coatings and surface treatments to maritime vessels, structures, and equipment. Your primary focus will be on preserving and enhancing the integrity and longevity of maritime assets by preventing corrosion, ensuring proper adhesion, and achieving aesthetic finishes.

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