Trades Assistant - 18795 with Security Clearance

HII Mission Technologies
San Diego, California
May 26, 2024
May 30, 2024
Safety / Security
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Requisition Number: 18795 Required Travel: 51 - 75% Employment Type: Full Time/Hourly/Non-Exempt Anticipated Salary Range: $45,760.00 - $58,000.00 Security Clearance: Ability to Obtain Level of Experience: Entry Level Meet HII's Mission Technologies Division Our team of more than 7,000 professionals worldwide delivers all-domain expertise and advanced technologies in service of mission partners across the globe. Mission Technologies is leading the next evolution of national defense - the data evolution - by accelerating a breadth of national security solutions for government and commercial customers. Our capabilities range from C5ISR, AI and Big Data, cyber operations and synthetic training environments to fleet sustainment, environmental remediation and the largest family of unmanned underwater vehicles in every class. Find the role that's right for you. Apply today. We look forward to meeting you. Who We Are We are seeking Trades Assistants to provide expert solutions on shipboard alterations & installation for fleet modernization in the San Diego, CA area. The selected candidate will support working on active class submarines, surface ships and shore facilities using various tools to assist with alterations and installations for fleet modernization on various contracts such as Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Naval Information Warfare Systems Command and Naval Surface Warfare Center. What You Will Do Assists workers in the skilled maintenance trades.
Performs specific or general duties of lesser skill, such as supplying or holding materials and tools; cleaning working area, machine, and equipment; and performing other unskilled tasks as directed. Tasks vary.
Position may perform specialized machine operations.
Performs maintenance and minor repairs to various machines under supervision.
May make local pick up and deliveries of supplies and company equipment and material, paint, lag, surface preparation and minor facilities maintenance.
Check and return tools from tool room.
Assists in receipt and inventory of material, tools and equipment.
Report any equipment failures, fixtures, or areas of the workspace in need of repair or maintenance to supervisor.
Perform duties with integrity both independently and while working alongside team members.
Promptly report to designated work assignments and notify supervisors of any concerns or issues which may cause delays.
Adhere to company safety policies and regulations.
What You Must Have Must have a High school Diploma or Trades school equivalent (GED) and 0 years experience.
Must be able to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret clearance and a DBIDS/CAC badge for base access/credentials.
Must have experience working in a team environment.
Must be able to travel.
Must be a U.S. citizen and have a valid drivers license.
Bonus Points For Knowledge and/or experience in a trades specialty in the following areas mechanical, electrical, electronic, welding, HVAC, and fitting.
Candidates with prior marine and/or industrial experience highly desired.
Candidates who are currently enrolled or a graduate from and/or completed vocational school or skilled trade certificate programs are preferred.
Possession of an active DOD Clearance is a plus.
Prior fire-watch training and/or experienced desired.
Candidates with experience reading and using precision measuring tools (i.e. micrometers, slide calipers, indicators, voltage meters, and gages) are preferred.
OSHA 10 maritime Certification is a plus.
Candidates possessing a current U.S. Travel passport are preferred.
Physical Requirements Must be able to lift, carry and transport heavy equipment and boxes. The exact weight requirements will be determined by the specific job, but no less than 30 lbs. Able to work on and climb ladders, work in extreme temperature environments, aboard ships, in shipyards, under industrial conditions and in confined spaces. Able to perform other duties as required which may involve high heat, humidity, noise and dirty conditions, working aloft or over the sides of vessels. May ride ships at sea for extended periods. May require wearing a respirator. Most work is performed aboard ships or in industrial conditions. Travel may be required within and outside of the continental United States. Why HII We build the world's most powerful, survivable naval ships and defense technology solutions that safeguard our seas, sky, land, space and cyber. Our diverse workforce includes skilled tradespeople; artificial intelligence, machine learning (AI/ML) experts; engineers; technologists; scientists; logistics experts; and business administration professionals. Recognized as one of America's top large company employers, we are a values and ethics driven organization that puts people's safety and well-being first. Regardless of your role or where you serve, at HII, you'll find a supportive and welcoming environment, competitive benefits, and valuable educational and training programs for continual career growth at every stage of your career. Together we are working to ensure a future where everyone can be free and thrive. Today's challenges are bigger than ever, and the nation needs the best of us. It's why we're focused on hiring, developing and nurturing our diversity. We believe that diversity among our workforce strengthens the organization, stimulates creativity, promotes the exchange of ideas and enriches the work lives of all our employees. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law. Do You Need Assistance? If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Reasonable accommodations are considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address. Additionally, you may also call 1- for assistance. Press for HII Technical Solutions.