HELP WANTED: Austal USA hiring 1,200 new employees in 18 months—jobs fair in Mobile, Sat. Jan. 28

Austal USA in Mobile, Alabama (Austal USA Flickr)

Looking for a job? Austal USA, a shipbuilding company in Mobile, is seeking to hire 1,200 new employees in the next 18 months. 

That’s why—according to Mobile Mayor Sandy Stimpson’s weekly newsletter—the company is hosting its first ever job fair this Saturday, January 28, from 9:00AM to 2:00PM at their headquarters on 100 Austal Way, Mobile, AL, 36602.

Applicants will have an opportunity to tour the company’s manufacturing facilities, meet company leaders and interview for open positions. 

All you need to do is bring an ID and updated resume.

The company has immediate needs for the following positions: 

  • Engineers
  • Welders
  • Machinists
  • Pipefitters
  • Electrical
  • Trade assistants

They are also hiring across all technical trades and professional disciplines.

Austal USA in Mobile, Alabama (Austal USA Flickr)

Previously an all-aluminum shipyard, Austal USA can now build steel ships, which has enabled the shipbuilder to win several significant contracts.

Learn more about Austal USA at

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Pat Byington
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