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GDIT: Hiring Event-Ship Services!

GDIT is looking to grow our business by hiring the right candidates with the right talents. Could that be you? We will be hosting a virtual hiring event for opportunities on the SAIW contract in Chesapeake, VA. Ship and Air Integrated Warfare (SAIW) Communication Systems Modernization (CSM) contract develops, delivers, and sustains communications electronics and combat systems with proven capability and reliability, arming the warfighter with the technology to succeed in every mission and return home safely. Modernization efforts provide US Navy ships and aircraft as well as US Coast Guard, and Military Sealift Command ships with advanced combat, weapon, and unmanned systems. We will be interviewing and extending immediate job offers to applicants who qualify for the following open positions: Sr. Welders Pipefitter Maintenance Electrician Maintenance Engineering Technician 1 Electrician Technician I Electrician Technician II Electrician Technician III Drafters Fiber Technicians Shipfitters Sheet Metal Mechanic Engineering Techs.-Structural & Electrical Leads Engineering Techs.- Track Developer Engineering Techs- Mechanical & Electrical Engineers Engineering Techs. Tech III-Fab Execution Developer If you’re interested in these thrilling positions, along with an exciting career with GDIT please apply now! Please note, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted for interviews at the open house. #SAIWJobs

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

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General Dynamics Information Technology

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