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Marine Electrician - 2514

Date: Feb 12, 2021

Location: San Diego, CA, US, 92123

Company: HII's TSD

A division of Huntington Ingalls Industries

  • Defense & Federal Solutions
    • Defense & Federal Solutions, a business group within Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Technical Solutions division, helps solve tough national security challenges for the Department of Defense, the intelligence community and federal civilian agencies. Our expert capabilities include intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR), and cyber; secure enterprise IT engineering and operations; military training and simulation; logistics management and integrated product support; and fleet maintenance, modernization, repair and sustainment.

Job Description

The electrician position is located at SWRMC Navy Base at San Diego and will provide maintenance and technical support to the customer. Provides technical support of shipboard habitability related electrical systems and components as a subject matter expert.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum 4 years’ experience repairing, upgrading and performing condition assessments, performing diagnostic inspections and fault isolation on a variety of Navy shipboard electrical systems; including but not limited to:

    • Ship power distribution systems

    • Equipment control systems

    • Electrical operators 

    • Indicating and order systems

    • Lighting distribution systems - motors, controllers and generator.

  • Ability to read, interpret, and follow detailed written instructions, or drawings and to conduct activities in a safe manner

  • Ability to make decisions using sound judgment while complying with policies, procedure appropriate principles and applicable state and federal laws and regulations

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DOD security clearance and DBIDs base access. DBIDs badge is required in order to start.

  • Must be a US Citizen

  • High School education, or Trade School or equivalent, and 4 years of related experience.

  • Must provide own hand tools as designated per trades specialty.

Preferred Requirements

  • Previous US Navy veteran with a IC or EM rating

Essential Job Responsibilities

Provides technical support on Shipboard Electrical Systems as a subject matter expert. Assesses, troubleshoots, and assists ships’ force in the performance of minor repairs, adjustments, and testing on shipboard habitability systems and equipment.

Shipboard habitability systems and equipment include:

  • Galley and food service equipment
  • Food service refrigeration equipment
  • Food preparation equipment
  • Food service dishwashers and garbage grinders
  • Aqueous potassium carbonate (APC) fire-fighting system
  • Gaylord system
  • Laundry equipment
  • Fan coil units/assemblies
  • Uses technical documents (JFMM, Instructions, NSTM's, Military standards, Test memos, Test Standards, Drawings and Technical Manuals) to complete work.
  • Performs functional checks, tests and analysis, fault detection, and formulates required corrective actions.
  • Completes assessments and maintenance actions that may include but are not limited to: repairing or replacing wiring, fixing equipment and fixtures by using hand tools or power tools.
  • Tests electrical systems or continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures, using testing devices, such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, or oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system.
  • Connects wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components.
  • Diagnoses malfunctioning systems, apparatus, or components, using test equipment and hand tools to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.
  • Conducts research and provides drawings, technical manual information, design specifications, and engineering technical recommendations.
  • Assists ships force with obtaining supply and repair parts information as required.
  • Performs the necessary out briefs to ship's force representatives including ship's officers and supporting personnel as well as briefs to customer management.
  • Conducts pre and post repair tests or experiments.
  •  Analyzes results and redesigns or modifies equipment to improve performance, then reports results.

Physical Requirements

Must 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 States.

Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Mission Driven Innovative Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs more than 42,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

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

Nearest Major Market: San Diego