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Machinist Mechanic - Military veterans preferred

Global, A 1st Flagship (
Defense Contracting

22.16 /hr

  full-time   employee

San Diego
United States


Duties include the installation, alignment, operation and repair of diesel and gasoline engines, fire pumps, air driven reciprocating and centrifugal twittering and oil shifting pumps, air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration equipment, liquid-blast engine and pump, drill presses, lathes, milling machines, boring mills, grinders, etc. Overhauls, services, repairs, adjusts, and maintains mechanical equipment as required.

Must be skillful in the operation of machines and hand tools necessary to perform repairs in an efficient and economical manner.
Shall be knowledgeable in machine and mechanical principles and be able to locate sources of defective operation or cause of breakdown.
Shall be able to use all hand tools and measuring instruments such as micrometers, calipers, gauges, etc.
Must have a good knowledge of blueprints and manufacturersâ?? specifications, to be able to disassemble and repair tools and equipment.
Shall be able to instruct Machinist/Mechanic Helper when assigned.
Must qualify to wear a respirator.
Prepares surfaces for preservation using chipping hammer scaling tools, hand scrapes, power equipment, and deck cleaning machines.
Applies proper preservation using paint brushes and paint rollers.
May be required to travel up to 25% to conduct company business.
Must know all Standard Operating Procedures pertaining to environmental protection.
Assist in the receipt, moor and departure of vessels.
Adhere to all corporate core values, policies and procedures in the execution of all responsibilities.
Must be able to work effectively with co-workers in a professional manner at all times.
Must be available to work overtime if required.
May be exposed to sharp edges, fall hazards, hazardous chemicals and conditions, poor illumination and inclement weather.
Shall handle weights to 100 pounds with an average of 50 pounds and carry up to a distance of 200 feet.
Work phase is normally moderate with short periods of high activity during power outages, severe weather or ship movements.
Position requires climbing of vertical and inclined ladders and brief periods in strained positions, such as kneeling, stooping or maneuvering in close quarters.
Must observe safety precautions and ensure compliance in safety.


Four (4) years of relevant ship machinist mechanic experience or relevant experience in the military or commercial mechanic experience. Must possess valid Driverâ??s License and be qualified to operate a government/company vehicle in accordance with the Corporate Fleet Vehicle Safety Manual.


Four (4) years of experience serving in a Navy Engineering rating or Armed Forces Diesel Engine Repair Military Occupational Specialty (MOS).

General Information:

In order to perform the essential job functions of this position, the successful candidate must understand tools and their uses, basic electricity, the tagout safety precautions and the danger of energized equipment.

Knowledge Required:

Must be able to read small print and hear sufficiently to detect unusual sounds in motors, blowers and running machinery. Must be able to overhaul, service, repair, adjust and maintain mechanical equipment.

Security Clearance:

Position requires an extensive background check.
Must be a US Citizen per Inactive Shipoff Instruction 5500.3B of 13 May 13

Global is proud to be an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action / Female / Minority / Disabled / Veteran Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, child-birth, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, disability, family care status, veteran status, marital status, military status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. Global makes reasonable accommodation for persons with disabilities to apply for employment. Contact Karen Stedman at 360-476-8896 to request a reasonable accommodation.

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