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"There are plenty of jobs available for qualified workers with trade skills who are prime candidates for the maritime industry. Jobs are available for licensed marine engineers and skilled machinists, welders, electricians, and more," says Alan Biliti, Marine Division Sales and Recruiting Manager.
Skilled trade jobs in the marine industry are in high demand throughout the U.S. Alan Biliti, Marine Division Sales and Recruiting Manager for LEAD Marine, a nationwide staffing company says, “We place employees in trade positions like electricians, pipe and structure welders, riggers, ship mechanics, and more.”
Over 90% of maritime industry employers believe the skills gap will adversely affect their business in the future, according to Work The Waterfront (workthewaterfront.com), a recent partnership established to help companies promote U.S. maritime careers.
Working in a shipyard, or on a vessel, involves welding, steel cutting, machinery maintenance and repair, plumbing, electrical work, rigging, and clean-up of chemicals and fuel – to name a few. Many of these activities can be considered at high risk of injury or illness, therefore, require workers who understand maritime safety protocol.
Each year around this time, we dedicate a week to the appreciation of millions of hard-working Americans classified as contract employees. This week at LEAD, we will be showing appreciation to our skilled contract employees each day in various ways across the country.
Lead Staffing is in its ninth year of business as a national industrial and marine staffing company. While there are [...]