Plenty of jobs, will workers follow?

HIRE GROUND: A rigger prepares to move a large component in the high bay shop at Electric Boat’s Quonset Point submarine manufacturing facility. / COURTESY ELECTRIC BOAT
HIRE GROUND: A rigger prepares to move a large component in the high bay shop at Electric Boat’s Quonset Point submarine manufacturing facility. / COURTESY ELECTRIC BOAT
Electric Boat’s plan to hire 650 employees this year at its expanding facility at Quonset Business Park in North Kingstown is a precursor to a massive ramp-up expected to more than double the current Quonset workforce of 2,800 over the next 15-20 years. Meeting the short- and long-term hiring goals is going to be a…
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3 COMMENTS

  1. This is more than a job for someone it is a huge career opportunity. These opportunities aren’t readily available and should be ceased when they are. At Atrion we have a strong apprenticeship program built around technology. The candidates that have joined us with no experience have grown tremendously and look at it as like altering decision that they made for their future.
    I encourage people to investigate the opportunities at Electric Boat.