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Marine Electrician III

Company: Continental Tide Defense Systems, Inc.
Location: Virginia Beach
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Job Description:

Job Descriptions:Company Overview:Continental Tide Defense Systems Inc. (Continental Tide) is headquartered in Reading, PA with additional locations in Philadelphia; San Diego, CA; Bremerton, WA and Norfolk, VA. We specialize in providing engineering and industrial services to the US Navy, Coast Guard, Military Sealift Command, and other Department of Defense Organizations. At Continental Tide, we understand that a great company culture is one where employees know their voice is heard, no matter what their title is, and letting them grow in their role as the company does. We want to provide our employees with the opportunity to learn, be challenged and be in a position where they can succeed, develop new skills, and do things they wouldn't have the opportunity to do elsewhere. Our fast-paced and challenging environment, employees here at Continental Tide can catapult themselves to the top and were looking for 'the best at what they do' to join our team and help us grow in new ways. Strong attention to detail is essential as you will be fully engaged from the first day. We are always looking for top-talent and we look forward to new-thinkers and team-players joining our company! We offer competitive wages in salaried and hourly positions, educational opportunities, competitive employee benefit options, and a 401(k)-retirement plan with company match. Please note due to the anticipated volume of responses, we will contact only those candidates who most closely match our requirements. Only local candidates will be considered. Essential Duties & Responsibilities:Candidates must possess a high school diploma, GED or industrial school certificate, a willingness to travel and a minimum of seven (7) years of practical shipboard experience with HM&E systems and equipment. Necessary skills, training and certifications include: ability to troubleshoot and diagnose issues with shipboard electronic and electrical system and equipment, understand and interpret electrical schematics and installation drawings, and possess NAVSEA cableway and connectorization certifications. Technical expertise with, power generation and transmission equipment, motorized valve actuators, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), fiber optics and integrated network system experience is preferred. Experience in constructing components, subunits, or simple models or adapts standard equipment and troubleshoots and corrects malfunctions. Follows specific layout and scientific diagrams to construct and package simple devices and subunits of equipment. Familiarity with conducting various tests or experiments which may require minor modifications in test setups or procedures as well as subjective judgments in measurement; selects, sets up, and operates standard test equipment and records test data. Extracts and compiles a variety of engineering data from field notes, manuals, lab reports, etc.; processes data, identifying errors or inconsistencies; selects methods of data presentation. Requirements include:Will read, interpret, and understand simple schematics and blueprintsRepair and replace cables and connectorsWork involves participating in the installation, maintenance of AC and DC generators, switchboards, distribution panels, lighting and alarm circuits.Troubleshoot, repair and install electronic and electronic equipment and cables.Applicant must be familiar with NAVSEA, standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the field of electrical repair, fabrication, and installation. Must have or have the ability to obtain a SECRET clearance and must be able to obtain DBIDS and be able to access local shipyards and US Navy basesMust possess basic hand toolsCandidate must be able to walk, stand for long periods of time, sit, bend, stretch, reach, squat and twistMust be able to lift, carry and transport heavy equipment and boxes. The exact weight requirements will be determined by the specific job, but no less than 30 lbs.Able to work on and climb ladders, work in extreme temperature environments, aboard ships, in shipyards, under industrial conditions and in confined spaces.Able to perform other duties as required which may involve high heat, humidity, noise and dirty conditions, working aloft or over the sides of vessels.May ride ships at sea for extended periods.May require wearing a respirator.Travel may be required within and outside of the continental United StatesRequired Experience:Preferred Certified in Multi-pin Connectors IAW MIL-STD-20035A (SA)Preferred Certified in Fiber Optic: CFOS/O, CFOS/C, CFOS/S, CFOS/T, CFOS/FCMinimum of 7 years' experience as a marine electrician with 3 or more years of previous supervisory responsibilities.Experience with maintaining budgets and material Responsible for the maintenance and repair of electrical and electro-mechanical systems of ferries, dredges, and military vessels.Must be familiar with NAVSEA Standard Item requirementsCurrently certified to accomplish wire way inspections in accordance with NAVSEA Standard Items.Microsoft Office knowledge is a plus.Identify and make recommendation to shop superintendent regarding problem areas in contract work items.Overhaul A.C. & D.C systems. Power generation, distribution and usersLaying out of wire waysPulling and splicing wiresCircuit Labeling.Installation and hook up of lighting fixtures.Circuiting testing and troubleshooting.Writing simple purchase requisitions for purchase department.Instructing helpers, apprentices or less skillful electricians.Take and record motor and generator thrust, clearance, and alignment measuresAbility to identify materials and parts required for job performance.Selection of substitute electrical components.Ability to foresee problems, write reports and give suggestions for solving those issues.Keyword: Marine Electrician IIIFrom: Continental Tide Defense Systems, Inc.

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