Electrician - Per Diem

HUTCO, Inc. | Newport News, VA

Posted Date 8/15/2019


Our team is dedicated to placing the best workers in the best positions!
We are currently seeking 1st Class Marine/Deck Electrician to work in Newport News Virginia. To be considered for this opportunity, you must have a minimum 3 years of Deck Electrician experience in the shipyard.


  • Must be able to obtain a Government facility security pass (DBIDS)
  • OSHA 10 Maritime & Firewatch Training
  • Must be able to pass a seven-year background check w/ No Felonies
  • Must be able to pass a 90-day Hair Follicle drug test
  • Must pass drug test and E-Verify.
  • Must understand the layout of the ship and compartment identification Basic reading, writing and math skills required
  • Personal Protective Equipment:

Hard Hat, Steel Toe Safety Boots, Safety Glasses, Gloves

Essential Job Functions


  • Must be able to read and interpret shipboard electrical installation drawings, wiring tables, schematics, and work packages.
  • Work independently with proper instruction.
  • Proficient in the use of basic electrical meters and test instruments (volt-ohm meter, clamp-on ammeter, insulation resistance testers (mergers, etc.).
  • General deck electrician work. (i.e. layoff and mount electrical equipment and wireways; install cable penetrations in equipment, bulkheads, and decks; cable installation; cable terminations; and cut-in and hook-up)
  • Proficient in the use of basic electrician hand tools (i.e. Pliers, wrenches, sockets, screwdrivers, connector crimping tools, etc.)
  • Physically able to climb vertical and inclined stairs and ladders, crawl, bend, stoop, work at heights, and work in confined spaces.


A limited benefit plan is available to Hutco, Inc. employees through Essential Staff Care. Available plans include:

  • Medical / Prescription
  • Dental Coverage
  • Vision Coverage
  • Short Term Disability Benefits
  • Term Life Benefits
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Benefit


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