Driller - Semi-Skilled

HSI-Electric Boat

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Groton, CT

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:



  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401K Plan
  • Paid Vacation and holidays
  • Shift Premium
  • Health and Wellness Programs
  • Commuter/Van Services
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Safety Boot Reimbursement Program
  • Hourly Rates from $18.36-$33.03


Electric Boat is the premier designer and builder of nuclear powered submarines for the US Navy and we are experiencing a period of unprecedented growth! We are looking for people who want to learn and grow within our Outside Machinist Department as we continue to build the most advanced submarines.


Job Responsibilities:


The selected applicant will be a Driller reporting to the Outside Machinist organization in the Groton Shipyard. D242 Drillers are responsible for all shipboard drilling tasks for submarine mechanical components. This includes nuclear and non-nuclear shipboard work. Limited shop work is included. Shipboard drilling work in the Groton Shipyard involves nearly every portion of a submarine, inside the hull, exterior, tanks and confined spaces. The selected applicant must be capable of performing accurate/precise drilling utilizing portable equipment in the type of environments specified above. 



  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 0-5 years of relevant experience


  • Preference will be given to applicant with drilling experience in a shipyard, machine shop or structural fabrication environment or applicants who have graduated from a technical school for mechanical Trades.
  • Preference will be given to applicants willing to obtain qualifications to work in radiological areas. 

Physical Qualifications

Climbing, Color Vision, Crawling, Heavy Lifting, Kneeling, Light Lifting, Medium Lifting, Pulling, Pushing, Reaching, Stooping, Twisting

Environmental Attributes

Acids or Alkalis, Cold, Dry, Dusty, Fumes, Hot, Inside, Noise, Oily, Outside, Wet