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Continental Tide Defense Systems, Inc. Painter/ Insulator in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Job Descriptions:

Company Overview:

Continental Tide Defense Systems, Inc. (Continental Tide) is an industry leader, providing engineering and industrial services to the U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard, Military Sealift Command, and other DoD organizations. At Continental Tide, we understand that a great company culture is one where employees know their voice is heard, no matter what their title is, and letting them grow in their role as the company does. We want to provide our employees with the opportunity to learn, be challenged and be in a position where they can succeed, develop new skills, and do things they could not do anywhere else. Within our fast-paced and challenging environment, employees at Continental Tide can catapult themselves to the top and we are looking for "the best at what they do" to join our team and help us grow.

Summary of position:

Perform surface preparation, mixing of paint, application of coating, striping, and clean up. Perform insulating of marine hull, bulkheads, pipe, and ventilation ducting, removal and insulation of pipe coverings, polyamide, fiberglass, cement insulation, box beams & beam wraps. Experienced with measuring, cutting, installing, and laying out bulkheads and overheads for pins. Position requires ability to follow directions concerning painting/ Insulating in the marine industry. May be required to perform additional duties as deemed necessary by the supervisor for the completion of the job in a safe and timely manner

Essential Job Requirements:

Make certain surfaces are prepared for coating/insulating according to manufacturer’s specifications; paint/insulating surfaces using approved methods, striping tanks in a productive and timely manner as well as mixing paint as directed; must work within OSHA requirements relative to the shipbuilding industry; must comply with company, federal, state, and local safety and environmental rules and regulations; accurately operate, clean, and maintain all assigned equipment; properly store equipment; dispose of empty paint and solvent cans appropriately; properly store and take appropriate precautions for paint and solvents as directed by supervisor; knowledgeable in checking wet film mil (WFT) thickness being applied; must be able to correctly and promptly follow directions. May be required to perform additional duties as deemed necessary by the supervisor for the completion of the job in a safe and timely manner.

Required Experience:

Continental Tide is seeking a General Laborer. The successful candidate will join our Fleet Services Group.

Required Experience:

Formal or informal on the job training and two years of experience in the application of coatings/insulation in the marine industry.

Required Skills:

Ability to take direction required. Must be able to work cooperatively and productively with other employees and shipyard personnel.

Physical Requirements:

Regularly required to walk; frequently required to stand, stoop, kneel, crouch, climb, balance, or crawl at various heights and in confined spaces; occasionally required to sit; required to reach with hands and arms, use hands to feel, grip, or handle; regularly required to safely lift and/or move up to 50 pounds; required use of vision to see up close, distance, and peripherally, as well as depth perception and ability to adjust focus in low light conditions. May be required to wear a respirator to safely perform assigned tasks. Must be able to follow clean shaven policy.

Working Conditions:

Regularly exposed to extreme temperatures, high noise levels, toxic or caustic chemicals, fumes, airborne particles, outdoor weather conditions, dusty conditions, wet and/or humid conditions, hazardous machinery, confined spaces, precarious places, close proximity to other employees.

To avoid injury, personal protective equipment (PPE) is required such as safety clothing and safety devices to protect personnel from bodily harm.

Keyword: Painter/ Insulator

From: Continental Tide Defense System INC.

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