DECK ELECTRIC EXP.

Job Description

Deck electricians are largely responsible for the installation, repair, overhaul, and operational testing of the electrical systems aboard the ship. Electricians can be working on one of the many electrical systems aboard the ship including lighting, power distribution, communication or navigation. Electricians read and interpret complex electrical and electronic schematics. The job of an electrician is unique in that it requires an individual that can quickly switch between differing tasks ranging from lighting and receptacle hook-ups, installing wire way racks, rebuilding equipment, installing electronic controls, lighting maintenance, performing preventative maintenance, or welding of studs for mounting equipment.. Watch this trainee video to learn more: Trainee Video

Basic Qualifications

Successful completion of an Electrical, technical, mechanical or vocational program or related military training OR at least 3 years experience as a commercial, residential, industrial or marine Electrician or similar experience in mechanical, carpentry, auto mechanics, roofing or computer/IT.

Candidates must able to work at extreme heights or small confined spaces. Must be able to kneel, squat, crawl, bend, stoop, and climb. Must be able to lift 40 lbs. Must be able to work assigned shift as production needs.

Preferred Qualifications

High school graduate or equivalent preferred

Req ID:7013

Department: X31 ELECTRICAL

Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265)

Travel Required:No

Shift:Multiple

Relocation:No relocation assistance available

Education:None

Virtual/Telework Opportunity:No-Teleworking is not available for this position

US Citizenship Required for this Position:Yes

Clearance Type:No - Clearance Not Required to Start

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EEO Statement:

Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.