Marine Electrician

Ameri-Force | Mobile, AL

Rate:  -
Posted Date 9/09/2022
  • Repair, install, replace, and test electrical circuits, cable, equipment, and systems.
  • Inspect and test electrical equipment, lighting, signal, communication, and power circuits.
  • Work from drawings, blueprints, schematics, and wiring diagrams.
  • Install ground leads and connect power cables to equipment, such as motors.
  • Place conduit, pipes or tubing, inside designated partitions, walls, or other concealed areas, and pull insulated wires or cables through the conduit to complete circuits between boxes.
  • Examines electrical system of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures using testing devices like ohmmeters, voltmeters, or oscilloscopes to confirm compatibility and safety of system.
  • Diagnoses faulty systems, apparatus or parts using equipment and hand tools to find the reason for a breakdown and correct the problem.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Must have 3 years of recent experience working in a shipyard as a marine electrician.
  • 3 years of experience in AC/DC installations required.
  • Knowledge of commissioning AC/DC and control systems is preferred.
  • Proficient with electrical systems including but not limited to machinery shutdown / navigational communications / internal communications / PLC Systems.
  • Experienced level of termination skills of AC/DC and control systems.
  • Sound knowledge in the installation of cabling systems to meet marine class society, Navy and Coast Guard regulations.
  • Interpretations of electrical schematics and documentation.
  • Must be able to pass all administered tests prior to being hired for the position.
  • Must be able to use all electrical test equipment.
  • Basic math skills and ability to use hand and power tools required.
  • Proficient in the use of basic electrical meters and test instruments (volt-ohm meter, clamp-on ammeter, insulation resistance testers (mergers, etc.).
  • Ability to comprehend complex mechanical drawings and blueprints.
  • Must possess a good general knowledge of ship repair procedures and test requirements.
  • Must be able to comprehend instructions, drawings, and general correspondence.
  • Must have a working knowledge of ship repair terminology and ship compartment naming convention.
  • Must be a US Citizen or US Permanent Resident.
Salary25.00 Hour
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