Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility

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Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility Career Opportunities


PSNS & IMF offers the following benefits:

  • Competitive Salaries * 
  • Health and Life Insurance
  • 13 to 26 days of paid vacation per year
  • 13 days of sick leave per year
  • Retirement Plan

* Visit www.opm.gov for salary information and www.cpms.osd.mil for wage information in the Seattle-Everett-Tacoma, Washington area.

Hiring requirements for the Department of the Navy:

  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • 18 years of age or older at the time of hiring
  • Pass security and physical fitness screenings

    Satisfy position qualifications, which are determined by specialized experience, education requirements, online assessment questionnaires, or other physical and/or medical requirements.

To apply:

Information for Engineering Applicants:

We are looking for a wide variety of engineers with backgrounds in (but not limited to): Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Nuclear Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Structural Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Material Science Engineering, Weld Engineering, and Naval Architecture.


HERE: You’ll find an informative video on the area and first-hand accounts of what it’s like to work as an engineer at PSNS&IMF.


If you have an interest in joining our team, please apply here!


Information for Trades and skilled workers:  Crane Maintenance (Electrician/Mechanic), Electrician, Electronics Mechanic, Electronic Industrial Control Mechanic, Electroplater, Fabric Worker, General Maintenance (Helper Only), Insulator, Machinist, Marine Machinery Mechanic, Non-Destructive Test Examiner, Painter, Pipefitter, Production Machinery Mechanic, Rigger, Sheetmetal Mechanic, Shipfitter, Shipwright, Tool Maker, Utilities System Repair/Operator, Welder, and Woodcrafter 


Click HERE for some trade descriptions.


Other occupations:

  • Administrative and Resource Management
  • Business, Strategic Planning and Financial Operations
  • Information Technology
  • Project Management
  • Environmental, Occupational Safety and Health Sciences
  • Science and Technology
  • Quality Assurance
  • Lifting and Handling Operations

Available Career Programs:

  • Helper Program
  • Engineering Program
  • Apprenticeship Program
  • Work Study Program
  • Pathways Internship Program

Click HERE for more information on career programs.

















The U.S. Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer

PSNS and IMF Employee Handbook

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