Currently seeking a Marine Electrician for a great opportunity in Harvey Louisiana. The ideal candidate will possess 2 or more years experience in the electrical field (marine applications.)
Responsibilities of the Marine Electrician
- Perform general deck electrician work. Mount electrical equipment and wire ways; install cable penetrations in equipment, bulkheads, and decks; cable installation; cable terminations; and cut-in and hook-up
- Tests electrical characteristics, for example, voltage, resistance, and phase angle, in circuits, using voltmeters, ohmmeters, and phase rotation indicators.
- May also construct instrument panels, using hand tools, rulers, dividers, and power drills, following specifications.
- Troubleshoots electrical equipment and circuits using appropriate test equipment to detect and effect required maintenance, repairs, or replacement requirements.
- Performs maintenance and repair of generators, switchboards, controllers, circuit breakers, electrical motors, distribution panels, alarm, and lighting circuits.
- Conducts insulation resistance measurements of electrical cables to determine condition and effects repairs or replacements as required.
- Participates in the installation and/or alteration to electrical systems aboard ships.
- Maintains adequate inventories of electrical spare parts and requisitions replacements as required.
$20.00 to $25.00 /hour
Requirements of the Marine Electrician
- 2+ years of experience in the electrical field (marine applications)
- Must be able to read and interpret shipboard electrical installation drawings, wiring tables, schematics, and work packages
- Proficient in the use of basic electrical meters and test instruments (volt-ohm meter, clamp-on ammeter, insulation resistance testers (mergers, etc.)
- Proficient in the use of basic electrician hand tools (i.e. pliers, wrenches, sockets, screwdrivers, connector crimping tools, etc.)