Structural Fitter

Amelia, LA posted on March 31

Posted by

Alexis Kruse
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Allison Marine Contractors (AMC) provides innovative, integrated, land and marine based support services to client operators in the Gulf of Mexico. We are uniquely positioned to provide the people, ideas, equipment, and facilities to carry out an organized plan for exploration and production activities, literally “from the cradle to grave.”  The core of Allison is its’ skilled craftsmen and experienced supervisors who have proven their ability to perform high quality work and deliver it on time.

Allison Marine Contractors is currently seeking a Structural Fitter for our yard in Amelia, LA, who will be responsible for the shaping and bending of materials to meet building specifications. The Structural Fitter will read and interpret blueprints and building specifications, lay out materials for fabrication and perform general duties around the yard.

Job Responsibilities

  • Read and interpret building specifications and blue prints
  • Lay out full scale drawings of beams, angle irons and supports
  • Cut, thread, or hammer pipes to specifications, using tools such as cutting torches
  • Shape or bend material to meet required specifications
  • Verify all materials are correctly sized and positioned to the building specifications
  • Participate in JSA’s and all other Safety, Health and Environmental Processes
  • Other duties as assigned 


  • Must be able to read structural drawings
  • Must be able to operate a hand torch
  • Must be able to do own take off's
  • Ability to work in and maintain a safe work environment
  • Ability to add subtract, multiply and divide using units of US currency, weight, measurement, volume and distance
  • General Knowledge of offshore construction and salvage operations
  • Knowledge of all equipment and tools necessary to perform the duties required of a structural fitter

Education & Experience

  • High school Diploma or G.E.D is preferred
  • 3 years relevant industry experience required

  Candidates will be required to pass:

  • Written Fitter Assessment