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Marine Electrician (1st Shift)

**Job Description**

BAE Systems is hiring Marine Electricians to support Norfolk Ship Repair.

An electrician must be able to troubleshoot and accomplish the following tasks:

Maintains and sustains a safe working environment by following, practicing and encouraging others to observe all safety precautions required while working in a heavy industrial environment.

Ensures safe working environment by following correct lock-out, danger, red tag procedures and WAF requirements.

Determines relevant drawings required for a job by reviewing job packet, locating relevant drawings and then cross-referencing with resources such as Navy Standards Items, ISO 9000 procedures, IEEE and Chapter 300 EPISM.

Lays out jobs by identifying installation equipment requirements, e.g., hangers, boxes, conduit, wire ways, etc., tools and control equipment, e.g., push-buttons, switches, controller and power distribution panels, etc.

Conducts rip-out of systems using hand and power tools, e.g., cable cutters, saws-all, grinders, by following schematics or work order instructions.

Installs control and distribution apparatus, such as switches, relays, controllers, and circuit breaker panels, fastening in place using hand and power tools.

Determines cable paths to equipment aboard ships using blueprints (cable routing plans), job orders, and other sources of information.

Installs electrical and electronic circuits by following cabling/wiring electrical schematics and pulling cable through designated conduits, cableways, MCTs, MCPs etc., properly securing cables (banding) and packing swage tubes, MCTs, MCPs etc.

Marks all circuitry work by ensuring cabling is correctly identified and tagged appropriately with metal tag carrying circuit number/identification.

**Required Education, Experience, & Skills**

High school Diploma/GED

Experience Minimum 2 to 5 years

Installs electrical equipment by connecting power and control cables between various types of equipment, e.g., power panels, transformers, controllers, motors, switchboards etc.

Performs continuity and insulation resistance test of electrical circuits using various test equipment. Records data and determines if readings are satisfactory.

Verifies functionality of electrical systems by testing circuits using calibrated instruments in accordance with test memos and other technical reference materials.

Modifies components and equipment in accordance with blueprints, specifications and engineering drawings.

Identifies locations of equipment and wiring as installed by preparing simple sketches and developing wiring diagrams.

Understands proper cable termination, splicing and insulation methods.

Must understand basic electrical theory and work with minimal supervision

Must be willing and able to work 2nd shift

**Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills**

Experience Preferred 3 to 6 years

**Marine Electrician (1st Shift)**


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