« Back to Jobs

Electrical Specialist

Company Information

Fairlead Integrated
650 Chautauqua Avenue
Portsmouth, VA 23707
Phone: 7573284924

Application Information

650 Chautauqua Avenue
Portsmouth, VA 23707
Apply Here!
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: • Responsible for coordinating work efforts as directed by supervisors • Must have the ability to troubleshoot Electrical IAW Tech Manuals, blueprints and associated Electrical Drawings (Schematics) • Perform equipment and component layout, mounting and wiring • Proficient with Electrical Test Equipment • Estimating time, material and support requirements to meet Production demands • Assure work is completed within the necessary time constraints Additional Duties and Responsibilities: • Work without supervision • Responsible for daily time charges • Must be able to coordinate travel charges, i.e. per diem, car rental, hotel and air travel Qualifications: • Familiar with material procurement and standard time keeping practices • Must possess the ability to clearly communicate expectations • Must be able to comprehend corporate procedures as it relates to ordering material and time keeping • Must be able to convey company policies and procedures to subordinate personnel Minimum Requirements: • Electrical apprenticeship or associated Electrical or navy schooling • Experience in ship repair, ship retrofit, or shipboard installation Fairlead Integrated, LLC. and its subsidiaries are proud to be Equal Employ Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers (Minority / Female / Disability / Veterans).

Category: Marine Electrician


Information
NOTE: The following description is a GENERAL Overview of this career and not a description of a particular job posting.

Marine Electricians are typically responsible for assembling, installing, testing, and maintaining electrical wiring and equipment, as well as inspecting electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, or necessary repairs. Marine Electricians may also prepare sketches or follow blueprints to determine the location of wiring or equipment while ensuring compliance with safety codes
Education
Typically a High school diploma or GED is required, along with technical or post-secondary electrician's degree and license.
Qualifications
Typically, employers require:
- Minimum of five years verifiable work experience in the ship repair industry
- Basic trade specific knowledge, such as n understanding of power tools and their usage
- Knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in the testing and repair of electrical components
- Reliability and dependability
- Ability to obtain a security clearance