Nationwide Skilled Trades is in need of a 1st Class Marine Electrician for a large shipyard in the Virginia area!!!
Employee should be expert in Maritime Electrical work. Needs to have installation, maintenance, repair and replacement of marine electrical (AC/DC) and electronic systems for ships.
Must have current DBIDS
Minimum of 4-5 years in the maritime industry REQUIRED.
Required PPE: Steel toed boots, respirator, hard hat, and safety glasses.
· Should know how to locate reference lines.
· Construct and fabricate elements, using hand tools and specifications.
· Read and interpret blueprints, sketches, and templates.
· Install ground leads and connect power cables to equipment ( i.e. motors).
· Pull insulated wires or cables through the passage to finish circuits between boxes.
· Confirm correspondence to assembling and safety codes.
· Inspect systems, equipment to spot hazards, defects, or adjust/repair, and confirm compliance with codes.
· Work from ladders, scaffolds, or roofs to put in, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures.
· Must be able to use hand tools and shop machines like power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment, like oscilloscopes and ammeters.
· Should be able to put in, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures.
· Must pass pre employment drug screen and background check.
Please call our Recruiters at 985-872-5530
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