BAE Systems Helper (Pipe Shop) in Norfolk, Virginia
Proven ability to assist mechanics and supervisors while showing a desire to learn new tasks.
Key Responsibilities & Functional Knowledge:
12 months without any written warnings for rules violation
Must have a good performance evaluation
Able to report to work on time each day and have good attendance record
Able to work overtime when required
Able to work with others and in a team
Ability to comprehend processes and procedures
Able to understand and follow safety rules
Have a working understanding of Tag Out and Lock Tag out programs
Know and understand basic math
Able to read and write.
Assist shop personnel in accomplishing assigned tasks.
Have a working knowledge of the WAF (Work Authorization Forms) and its process
Have a basic understand of functional theory based on assigned trade
Have a general understanding of naval vessel compartment number systems and related vessel terminology
Begin to obtain knowledge of shop equipment / maintenance of equipment
Begin a personal hand tool collection.
Basic knowledge and use of hand tools.
Able to work around heavy equipment
Be familiar with uses of pneumatic, hydraulic and electric power tools
Typical Education & Experience
Required Skills and Education
Education Minimum: High School Diploma/GED
Minimum Relevant Experience: Less than 1 yr. (6 months - 1 yr. industrial experience)
Must be able to measure and cut pipe
Be familiar with hot work requirements
Must be able to obtain a government access badge
Must be able to read, write and comprehend simple instructions
Must be able to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions in written, oral or diagram form
Must be able to calculate and understand units of measure, including fractions and decimals
Must know how to measure using a scale and tape measure
Must be able to use specified tools required tools as determined by the shop management
Must be able to wear proper PPE
Maintain job site cleanliness
Able to work at heights (if applicable to trade)
Be able to work off scaffolding (if applicable to trade)
Basic material identification skills
Make measurements to 1/16" using measuring tape or ruler. (Excludes labor shop)
Basic blueprint reading (Excludes labor shop)
This description does not include all activities, duties or responsibilities required for this position. The key duties, responsibilities and requirements identified in this description are subject to modification by the Company (in consultation with the Union, as appropriate) at any time.
Preferred Skills and Education
Preferred Relevant Experience: 1 to 2 yrs.
Licenses/Certifications: All shops: Fire watch trained and certified, when necessary.
About BAE Systems Platforms & Services
BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. With headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, this Platform and Services Group of BAE Systems employs nearly 11,000 professionals at more than 30 locations worldwide. Platform and Services is a global leader in the design, development, production, and service support of armored combat vehicles, major and minor caliber naval guns and missile launchers, canisters, artillery systems, and intelligent munitions. People are the greatest asset in any Company. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression
Helper (Pipe Shop)
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