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Arco Construction Co Inc Senior Fitter in Caruthersville, Missouri

DescriptionArcosa Marine is searching for a Senior Fitter in our Caruthersville, MO barge manufacturing plant. As a Fitter, you'll lay out, position, align, and fit together fabricated parts of metal according to layouts, work orders, blueprints, schematics, and sketches in preparation for welding. You will also inspect tack-welds completed by the assigned welder, or in some cases their own tack welding work, for conformance to specifications.Arcosa Marine is a leading U.S. manufacturer of barges that transport dry and liquid cargoes on inland waterways. Arcosa Marine manufactures tank barges that carry petroleum and other refined products, chemicals, fertilizer, ethanol, and other liquid cargoes. Arcosa Marine also manufactures dry cargo barges, including flat-deck and hopper barges that transport a variety of products, such as grain, coal, and aggregates.What you'll do: Read blueprints or other specificationsAligns parts using jack, turnbuckles, overhead cranes, pins, wedges and hammerMeasure to specificationsIdentify parts for assembly in proper orderCut and wash with torch (Oxy-Fuel)Tack weld pieces togetherRemoves high spots using grindersInspect and ensure that completed work conforms to specifications by the company and government standards (e.g. Coast Guard standards)May perform repairs for testing if requiredMay serve as a problem-solving resource to othersComplete all required recordsQualificationsWhat you'll need: Minimum of 2 years of structural fitter experienceAbility to work with a tape measure and determine center pointAble to perform basic math calculations using fractions; carpenter's mathProficiency in reading and understanding blueprintsAll fitters have to pass a tackers test; six-part practical test using an oxy-fuel cutting torchMay require working above groundMust be able to climb ladders or stairs to reach objects; comfortable with heights.May require working in narrow or confined work spaces for extended periods of timeMay require extensive kneeling, bending, walking and/or standing for long periods of timeEqual Opportunity Employerminorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity