UCC has many locations offering employment opportunities:

  • Essex, CT
  • Glen Burnie, MD
  • Stevensville, MI
  • Spartanburg, SC
  • Soddy Daisy, TN
  • Houston, TX
  • Racine, WI

Position:  Diver / Lead Diver / Supervisor / PM

About Underwater Construction Corporation (UCC)

  • UCC has been the leader in our industry for over 50 years
  • UCC is the largest inland commercial diving company with 7 US based offices and 1 in the UK
  • UCC sets the standard for commercial diving in:
    • Safety
    • Innovation
    • Training
    • Equipment maintenance
    • Expertise
    • Professionalism
  • UCC is recognized for its specialized training in underwater welding and coatings

UCC Offers

  • $20.00 – $42.00 dependent upon expertise, abilities and projects served
  • Significant opportunities to work overtime
  • Discretionary bonus plan for Assistant Foreman and above, which has been consistently provided over the last 25 years 
  • Opportunities for career advancement (158 supervisory positions over 10 years)


  • Full health benefits, employee and family coverage with United Health Care
    • UCC pays its portion of your deductible first so you don’t have to!
  • Premium 401K program with employer matching, from 10-50% over the last 20 years.

Lifestyle & Wellness

  • UCC promotes work-life balance
  • Work close to one of our (7) US offices
  • Free Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid vacation

Required Qualifications & Skills

We are currently hiring all positions from Entry Level Diver to Project Management.

  • ADCI certified commercial diver, graduated from an accredited ACDE school or military equivalent 
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States
  • Must be able to pass a diving physical
  • Must be familiar with the tools and equipment used to perform underwater inspections of structures
  • Burning / welding operation (wet or dry)
  • Hand and power tool operation
  • Pneumatic / hydraulic tool operation (wet or dry)
  • Percussion tool operation (wet or dry)
  • Saws and other cutting tools (wet or dry)
  • Crane rigging and signaling (wet or dry)
  • Read blueprints and shop drawings


Will be discussed further during the interview.

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UCC Human Resources

UCC is An Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and all qualified individuals are welcome to apply.

Pioneered safety-related weld repair inside a nuclear reactor vessel

– First in the industry