Thermcor Inc. has immediate openings for Marine Electricians. Marine Electricians must have knowledge in installing, repairing and wiring fixtures. Tests electrical characteristics such as voltage construct instrument panels, using hand tools, rulers, dividers, and power drills, following specification. Works under limited supervision and follows detailed instructions.
Marine Electrician Requirements:
• Must be able to read and comprehend basic instructions, drawings, and general correspondence in English.
• Must be able to read and interpret composite blueprints, electrical diagrams, computer printouts, specifications, and Navy standards manual.
• Must possess a thorough understanding of equipment and work processes used in marine electrical repair and system installation.
• Knowledge of and ability to use hand tools and instruments associated with the trade.
• Installs and repairs wiring, fixtures, and equipment for all electrical services aboard ship and in shipyard facilities, following blueprints and 6-7 years’ experience wiring diagrams.
• Must have 6-7 years of experience as a Marine Electrician in maritime industry.
Category: Marine Electrician
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
Typically a High school diploma or GED is required, along with technical or post-secondary electrician's degree and license.
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