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Journeyman Ironworker


Skilled Trades

Job Location

Newport News, VA

Position Type


Position Overview

Under Supervision, the Journeyman Ironworker is responsible for completing tasks related to structural iron and steel erection and completing the tasks in a timely, quality manner.


Site Requirement:

  • Must be a US Citizen and be able to pass Background Check.

Required Skills

  • Bolt-up structural member, Connecting and following blueprints and instructions from supervisors.
  • Detail work that may include installing angle and bent plate, welding 3G and 4G.
  • Rig structural-steel members to hoist cables, using chains, cables, or rope.
  • Ability to meet physical requirements of job i.e. working at heights up to 60', long periods of standing, walking, bending, climbing, welding, using hand tools, wearing safety harness and tool belt, exposure to weather, etc,

Required Experience

  • Read and interpret basic blueprints
  • Use all safety and personal protective equipment for the purpose intended. Use of safety harness and lanyard for proper tie off.
  • Walk/stand on girders or other structural-steel members to position them or use rope to guide them into position.
  • Use a variety of hand and power tools including: turnbuckles, crowbars, jacks, and other tools.


Be part of LPR’s Team!


At LPR you have the potential to work on a wide range of projects that include a number of exciting new commercial structural steel construction such as stadiums, museums, college buildings, airports and more. Be part of a safety driven team.


EOE/Vet/ Disability

This position is located in Newport News, VA. View the Google Map in full screen.