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Find Skilled Ship Builders for Your Next Project

Searching for proven, safety-minded craftworkers with experience in the shipbuilding industry? Tradesmen International is a recognized leader in providing custom staffing solutions for shipyards across North America.

With nearly 200 local market service teams strategically located around the country, Tradesmen can get experienced yacht builders and shipyard trades to your jobsite in as little as 24 hours. We offer on-demand access to the nation’s largest database of marine skilled craftworkers, including:

  • Shipfitters
  • Diesel mechanics
  • Marine carpenters / joiners
  • Pipe welders
  • Boilermakers
  • Riggers
  • Sheet metal mechanics
  • Machinists
  • Fire watchers
  • Marine electricians
  • Blasters
  • Stick/Tig/Mig welders
  • Marine painters
  • Marine insulators

As our partner, you always have access to first-class, skilled marine workers you need, when and where you need them.

Reliable Yacht Builders With Experience You Can Trust

Recognizing that yacht building incorporates extraordinary marine engineering demands, including critical noise and vibration management, exotic materials and quality control, we also provide marine craftworkers fully capable of meeting today’s most exotic boat building challenges, including:

  • Aluminum Welders
  • Blasters/Painters
  • Burners
  • Crane Operators
  • Electrical System Repairmen
  • Fiber Optic Installers
  • Marine Carpenters
  • Marine Electricians
  • Marine Joiners
  • Outfitters
  • Outside/Inside Machinists
  • Pipe Welders – TIG, Stick, Silver Braze
  • Pipefitters
  • Riggers
  • Sheet Metal Mechanics
  • Shipfitters
  • Structural Welders – Stick, MIG, Flux Core
  • Team Leaders
  • TIG Welders
  • And Many More

Our shipyard staffing team will evaluate your workforce needs to ensure you receive the skilled shipyard trades you need to get the job done on time and within budget. As permanent Tradesmen employees, our craftworkers must pass a rigorous interview, skills evaluation and testing process. Whatever your needs, we can customize a field-proven team to support your core workforce.

Tradesmen International tailors contingent staffing solutions

Maximize workforce productivity

Reduce hiring costs and challenges

Limit overtime expenditures

Minimize workers' compensation exposure

Devise a skilled staffing plan today

With a CORE + Flex skilled labor strategy, Tradesmen provides a no-cost labor productivity consultation.

We help contractors plan to run a lean staffing solution comprised of their core full-time workforce. 

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