Shipyard Electrician 2nd Class

Location: Panama City, FL
Employment Type: Contract to Hire
Posted 6 days ago
POSITION SUMMARY:
Performs all duties required to layout, fabricate, and install electrical wiring or coaxial cable. Checks, tests, and troubleshoots electrical systems for conformance to specifications and performs repair, removal, and reinstallation of wiring as necessary. Cuts wires to length, strips insulation from wire ends, and insulates connections with plastic sleeves. Attaches wire or complicated electrical systems to fixtures and accessories such as transformers, instrument panels, and switchboards with fasteners such as bolts, screws, or solder. May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.

RESPONSIBILITES /DUTIES:
Must possess skills and abilities to perform the requirements of a shipboard or airframe electrician’s trade with little supervision or guidance. Expected to know how to read and interpret drawings, specifications, technical manuals, design notices, etc. Must know and understand the use of all tools of their trade such as multi-meters, pin crimpers, soldering and expected to accomplish the more complex tasks associated with electrical installations of cable, military circular connectors, panel box and power terminations, etc.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:
Must have three (2) years electrical experience installing cables through shipboard cableways, performing terminations on military and commercial crimp and soldering type connectors/connections.  Must be able to provide own hand tools specific to the trade.   U.S citizenship/legal Alien required. 


QUALIFICATIONS/OTHER REQUIREMENTS:
None

WORK ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Capable of lifting and carrying components up to fifty pounds
Willing to travel up to 60% of the time.

 
PHYSICAL ABILITIES Frequency LIFTING / CARRYING Frequency
Standing   Under 20 lbs  
Walking   21 - 50 lbs  
Sitting   51 - 100 lbs  
Handling / Fingering   Over 100 lbs  
Reach Outward   PUSHING / PULLING Frequency
Reach Above Shoulder   Under 12 lbs  
Squat / Kneeling   13 - 25 lbs  
Bending   26 - 40 lbs  
Climbing   41 - 100 lbs  
F (Frequently)             Requires this activity from 33% - 66% of the time (between 2.5 & 5.5 hrs/day)

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:
None

If you are a self-motivated individual with a strong electrical aptitude and experience in shipyard or marine environments, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity as a Shipyard Staffing Electrician.
Shipyard Staffing is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences.
Multilingual Support: Spanish-speaking representatives are available to assist you throughout the application and onboarding process.