Job Opportunities: Join Our Family

We are always looking for qualified, dedicated people to join our family.  We are looking for first-class mechanics with at least five years experience in that particular trade…

Crane Operators/Riggers (not overhead Crane Operators)
We will train you on our cranes if you have any prior crane experience. Riggers- Rig, hook-up, flag cranes.
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Ship Fitter
1ST & 2ND class, steel hull repair experience. Read basic blueprints, perform basic shop math, burn with oxy fuel hand torch, tack weld. Full benefits package. Overseas assignment available.
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Pipe welders, TIG/flux core-MIG- Experience in welding and brazing on mild steel, stainless, and CuNi pipline systems. Also need Flux Core Welders. 1st, 2nd class, must pass weld test.
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A/C–D/C Electrical Systems, Working general construction type shipyard service and ship systems.
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Pipe Fitter
1st, 2nd class installing and testing mild steel, stainless and CuNi, welded, brazed and threaded piping systems. Read basic 1 and 2 line drawings.
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QA Inspector
Need QA Inspector w/5yrs exp. Hull background preferred, electrical/ mechanical acceptable.
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1st & 2nd Class, remove, rebuild, and re-install pumps, blowers, valves, engines, compressors,etc- OR run lathes,mill machines, etc.
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1st & 2nd class Marine Painter who can work with Airless and conventional spray equipment. Familiar with industrial coatings.
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Wood, fiberglass, scaffolding, insulation. Contractor experience.
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Other positions not listed above.
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Employee Benefits

  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Health Insurance paid 100%
  • Dental Insurance
  • Disability & Life Insurance

DSI Medical Center

  • FREE Medical Care for employees & families
  • Convenient hours
  • Located on-site

Got Questions?

Jim Youker, HR Director 


To Check Status of Application: 843-308-8000 

Detyens Shipyards is an Equal Opportunity Employer

1670 Drydock Avenue
Building 236, Suite 200
North Charleston,
SC 29405-2121 USA

Phone: 843-308-8000
Fax:  843-308-8059