We don’t just build ships, we build careers

Chesapeake Shipbuilding is pleased to offer great opportunities for qualified professionals to join one of the leading shipbuilding teams in the country. We are pleased to announce that we will be hiring additional employees to keep pace with the increasing demand for our vessels. As an integral part of our experienced team, you will undertake a variety of interesting and challenging projects. A competitive compensation/benefits package can be anticipated with all jobs, along with great prospects for career development.


Great Benefits

  • Paid Vacation

  • 401K Plan

  • Group Medical Insurance

  • Life Insurance

  • Relocation Assistance

  • Training


  • Pipe Fitters/Plumbers

  • Fabricators/Ship Fitters 

  • Carpenters

  • Electricians

  • Welders

  • Painters


Life on maryland's eastern shore

Chesapeake Shipbuilding is located in Salisbury, the heart of Maryland’s Eastern Shore. Just a half hour from both the Atlantic Ocean and the Chesapeake Bay, Salisbury has immediate access to some of the best beaches, hunting, fishing and boating spots on the East Coast. It boasts entertainment ranging from professional sports (see below) to NASCAR and the lively Ocean City. The school system in Salisbury is extraordinary, whether for children or for prospects of higher education (see below). With the largest health care system on the Eastern Shore, Salisbury also has excellent healthcare. It is a fantastic place to raise a family and pursue personal and professional goals.