General Dynamics-NASSCO Looking to Hire up to 1,000 Shipbuilders

General Dynamics-NAASCO is looking to hire 800 to 1,000 workers to help the San Diego shipyard build a lengthy list of huge Navy support ships and container vessels that are collectively worth more than $4 billion. NAASCO needs more workers to repair Navy warships. NAASCO is the last major shipbuilder on the West Coast and could see total employment rise to 4,100, which would be one of the highest figures the yard has ever posted. NASSCO is looking for everyone from welders to electricians to shipfitters, and a lot of so-called “green workers,” or those who have yet to develop specific skills. Read more: