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Pipe Coverer ​/ Insulator

Job in Newport News - VA Virginia - USA
Company: Hutco inc.
Full Time position
Listed on 2019-07-16
Job specializations:
  • Skilled Labor/Trades
  • Construction
    Construction Labor, Construction Manager, Roofing, Construction Graduate
Job Description & How to Apply Below
Job Description

Position: Insulator

Job Location: Newport News

Hutco Branch: Newport News

Rate of Pay: $22.00 per hour

(No per diem available)


If you are an outstanding employee looking for a phenomenal company with excellent job opportunities, then look no more! We are the company for you! Our team is dedicated to placing hard workers in the best positions we have to offer! We are currently seeking Insulator with Shipboard experience to work in Virginia. The primary function of a direct laborer (insulator) is to perform all assigned work on a job site, ensuring that all work is completed on time, under budget and error free and helping the company achieve the predetermined profit objectives


  • Must be able to obtain a Government facility security pass (DBIDS)
  • Valid driver’s license or state issued id card
  • Ability to pass a government security background check
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • OSHA 10 Maritime & Firewatch Training
  • Must be able to pass a seven-year background check w/ No Felonies
  • Must pass drug test and E-Verify.
  • Personal Protective Equipment:

Hard Hat, Steel Toe Safety Boots, Safety Glasses, Gloves


Job Planning

  • Review work orders with the site supervisor to determine job requirements

Rip Out-Removals

  • Remove or seal off insulation, following safety procedures
  • Inspect and report to the supervisor any damaged bulkheads, vents, pipes or any other surface requiring new insulation
  • Remove worn, damaged or outdated materials from work area
  • Repair any remaining insulation on industrial equipment, pipes, ductwork or other mechanical systems such as heat exchangers, tanks and vessels to help control noise and maintain temperatures


  • Measure and cut insulation for covering surfaces using compasses, tape measures, handsaws, knives and scissors
  • Measure other materials or objects needed for installation or assembly
  • Prepare surfaces for insulation application by painting or attaching required anchors properly
  • Prepare surfaces for finishing, applying sealants or other protective coatings as needed


  • Determine the amounts of insulation needed and methods of installation (based on factors such as location, surface shape, equipment use, etc.) to minimize material expense
  • Install insulation in required areas as per work order and as directed by site supervisor
  • Install materials & protective covers around insulated pipes as required by specifications
  • Cover, seal or finish insulated surfaces or access holes with appropriate sealant
  • Job Completion
  • Return all extra materials into site storage
  • Return work area to inspection & ready status


A limited benefit plan is available to Hutco, Inc. employees through Essential Staff Care. Available plans include:

· Medical / Prescription

· Dental Coverage

· Vision Coverage

· Short Term Disability Benefits

· Term Life Benefits

· Accidental Death & Dismemberment Benefit


Apply Online or at the Newport News Branch:

813 Diligence Dr. Suite 121 A

Newport News Virginia, 23606

Send resumes to (Please contact us using the "Apply for this Job Posting" box below)

Or call us at (757) 223-7680

Contact: Antonia Cabello Sr. Recruiter

Hutco, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Company Description

Hutco has been placing skilled Marine/Industrial craftsmen into contract and direct hire jobs since 1986. We are experts in industrial trades and we understand our employee and customer needs inside and out.

Whether you need to find a job or build a crew, rely on Hutco to customize a work solution for you.

Position Requirements
Less than 1 Year work experience
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