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Pipefitter 4

companyContinental Maritime of San Diego
locationSan Diego, CA, USA
PublishedPublished: 6/14/2022
Full Time

Job Description


Employment Type: Full Time/Hourly/Non-Exempt

Salary Information: $23.28 - $33.28/Hourly

Who We Are

Continental Maritime of San Diego, a Titan company, is a certified Master Ship Repair Contractor for the U.S. Navy. Our skilled professionals have performed hundreds of ship repairs for the Navy and Military Sealift Command. CMSD does repair on all types of major surface vessels including CVN, CG, and DDG, and all types of amphibious ships including LHD, LHA, LSD, LPD, and auxiliary ships. Our work also includes repairs and alterations to a wide range of Combatant, Hull, Mechanical and Electrical, and Habitability Systems.

Position Specifics

Continental Maritime of San Diego is currently seeking a Pipefitter 4 to help support our operations. The Pipefitter 4 is responsible for proper removal, and/or installation of various piping systems. This includes cutting, grinding, and prepping multiple sizes and material types of pipe. The Pipefitter must have the ability to read blueprints, diagrams, and sketches, and have an understanding of the different joint designs IAW with MIL-STD-22D, and basic knowledge of MIL-STD-777F, and NSTP-278. In addition, the Pipefitter must be able to obtain a Silver Braze certification, and have general knowledge of the hazards associated with opening tanks and voids, including the installation of proper blanks and plugs to obtain Gas Free status. The Pipefitter must also have the ability to accomplish all required testing (hydrostatic, operational, etc.) IAW shipboard procedures.

Minimum Requirements

  • The ability to read and understand basic work specs, drawings, and diagrams
  • Demonstrated knowledge of ship board piping systems
  • Understands ship board terminology utilizing MIL-SPEC and NAVSEA references
  • Demonstrated understanding of basic reading and mathematics is required for fit-up, lay-out, and fabrication of piping systems
  • Demonstrated ability to identify multiple types of fittings, and what they are used for
  • Demonstrated ability to identify different piping systems based off of abbreviations commonly used onboard the ship
  • Demonstrated understanding of TAC numbers used to identify locations throughout the ship
  • Maintains a silver braze qualifications for CuNi (copper-nickel) piping systems onboard ships
  • Maintains fire-watch qualification
  • Minimum of 4 years of relevant experience is required
  • Must be able to work any shift
  • The ability to obtain a DBIDS credential is required

Physical Requirements

  • Most work is performed aboard ships or in industrial conditions. Shop, shipboard, warehouse, industrial environment
  • May be exposed to fumes and irritants including welding/burning fumes, paints, oils, greases and various cleaning solutions and solvents, noise, high heat and humidity hazards while wearing the required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Frequently moves throughout the shipyard
  • Works at heights and in confined spaces
  • Must be able to ascend/descend stairs/ladders/ramps, aboard ships in shipyards under industrial conditions and in confined spaces
  • Must be able to move heavy equipment and boxes, weighing up to 40 pounds
  • May be exposed to rapid changes in microclimates, industrial processes, and other environmental factors while collecting data, providing direction, and observing performance of task teams

The Continental Maritime of San Diego Management Team is committed to providing the necessary structure, tools, and environment for our employees. We act in the economic best interests of our customers and our company, in a professional, honest and sincere manner. Our mission is accomplished through unwavering commitment to the following principles:

  • Teamwork
  • Professional Conduct
  • Integrity
  • Total Quality
  • Customer Satisfaction
  • Open, honest communication at all levels
  • Awareness of environmental issues
  • Empowerment to every level

Continental Maritime of San Diego is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions. We offer excellent company-paid benefits and savings plan.

Apply in person to: Continental Maritime of San Diego, LLC

1995 Bay Front Street, San Diego, CA 92113

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