Marine Electrician in Miami, FL at GPAC

Date Posted: 9/15/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Title: Marine Electrician

Department: Repair

Location: Seattle, WA


Installs, maintains, tests, and repairs shipboard electrical/electronic, systems and components. Applies knowledge of electrical/electronic and mechanical principles in determining equipment malfunctions and applies skills in restoring equipment to operation.

Essential Functions

* Installs, connects, troubleshoots, and repairs electrical/electronic equipment including but not limited to LVR and LVP Controllers, power supplies, power panels, lighting equipment and electronic consoles.

* Plans and performs work requiring a thorough knowledge of electrical/electronic and mechanical theories and principles, Standard Items, Marine Electrical Practices, properties of various materials, and principles of operation and application of electrical equipment.

* Installs and connects required equipment IAW provided Work Item Specifications and Blueprints.

* Plans and installs correct cabling for installed equipment.

* Tests equipment IAW Test Memo Procedures and fills out and submits all required reports related to testing and installation.

* Performs other duties as required.

Work Experience

* Minimum of 3-5 years of proven experience in the electrical/electronics, are required and the ability to demonstrate high proficiency in these areas.

* Experience and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

* A thorough knowledge of electrical/ electronic components and equipment including the use of special instruments for diagnostic purposes.

* Must be able to work well with all levels of personnel whether individually or in a team environment, and especially must be able to interface and communicate with navy personnel to assist with repairs and troubleshooting.

* Willing to work any shift and overtime as required.

* Must be highly safety conscious.

* Exposed to high voltage electricity.

* Ability to get a secret clearance is desired but not required.


* OSHA 10 Hour Training for Shipyards (provided)

* High school diploma or its equivalent required.

* Two-year technical degree or accredited apprenticeship program or the equivalent work experience in the field is required.

* Must pass standard hiring screening process

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 31 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.