Sr Welder

Clearance Level
Chesapeake, Virginia

REQ#: RQ64583

Travel Required: 50-75%
Requisition Type: Regular

Applies basic welding processes to join, surface, fabricate, or repair parts of metal or other weldable materials.

 Works from blueprints, engineering sketches, charts or work orders.

 Lays out and marks points on parts or sub-assemblies using rule, square, scribe or templates.
Positions pieces to be welded into jigs, holding fixtures, guides and steps using measuring instruments and hand tools.

Inspects completed work for conformance to specifications.

Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced welders.

May serve as a team leader.

Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures

Participates in special projects as required.

Must have ABS certifications for SMAW.


Requires a High School Diploma or GED.

Technical or vocational training preferred.

 One or more professional certifications may be required, depending on job assignment.



3-5 years of related welding experience.


Must be able to obtain DBIDS badge for access to Naval Bases and Facilities


Must be able to obtain access to Huntington Ingalls Industries (Newport News Shipyard)


Must be an US Citizen.


Position requires travel CONUS/OCONUS at any time

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.