Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding, Duclos Corporation, places a premium on our people – men and women sharing knowledge from various fields of expertise – who continually find better ways to make our worldwide shipbuilding customers successful. With support from in-house naval architecture and engineering capabilities and some of the most advanced shipbuilding technology, you’ll team with and learn from experienced designers, ship-fitters, welders, outfitters, and office personnel to build a variety of world-class vessels.

For many years, Gladding-Hearn has partnered with several vocational schools in the area as a source of student interns and new employees.

We invite you to join Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding. We offer competitive compensation, plus 401K, profit sharing, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield medical, and we are committed to the professional development of every employee.

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Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding, Duclos Corporation, is an equal opportunity employer and offers a safe and drug-free work environment. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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Please inquire about current employment opportunities and forward resumes, including work-related references, to:

Human Resource Department
Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding
Duclos Corporation
P.O. Box 300
Somerset, MA 02726

“They were always available to us, family-oriented. Their personal service provided us all the information. After dealing with these people, we’ll never build a boat with anybody else.”

—Tim McGill, Vice President
St John’s Bar Pilots