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Maintenance Electrician

Date: Jun 12, 2019

Location: San Diego, CA, US, 92113

Company: National Steel and Shipbuilding Com


Shift   ALL

Location [[CostCenter]]
Deptartment Number [[Department]]
Band/Grade  [[RDScustom1]]
Security Clearance No Clearance



Performs electrical repairs and maintenance to the yard facilities, utilities, power distribution, and production equipment. Performs new installations and modifications to yard facilities, utilities, power distribution, and production equipment. Installs and removes temporary portable production support equipment, utility distributions, and other services on board ships and in the yard. Performs other related tasks as assigned, some of which may become essential to the position.

Actively participates in continuous improvement initiatives to improve safety, improve quality, reduce cycle time, and reduce costs.


Required Education/Training


High school education/equivalent preferred. Knowledge of shipbuilding processes and procedures preferred. Must have at least 2 years previous experience or training necessary via: 1) Successful completion of NASSCO training program for advancement -or- 2) Complete NASSCO assessment within this level -or- 3) Has completed appropriate trade certificate programs to pass assessment.


Experience (type and preferred # of years)


Previous experience required. Requires a trade school certificate in electrical training or equivalent work experience performing electrical repairs. Must be able to read and troubleshoot equipment and systems from schematics, diagrams and other manufactures' documentation. Must have a valid driver's license. Must be trained in energy recognition, electrical safety protection equipment, and lockout/tag out procedures.


Unique/Additional Requirements


Two to four years previous experience in classification required. Ability to understand verbal and written instructions and to communicate effectively (in English) required. Other requirements will vary according to the trade classification. See trade class job description for specific information.


Environmental Factors


Exposed to wind, wet and humid conditions when working outdoors or on board ship.  Temperatures and ventilation may become uncomfortable.  Exposed to fumes, odors, dust, gases and toxic chemicals.  Works more than 50% of the time outside.  Exposed to constantly moving machines and mechanical parts, vibration, loud noise.  Must be able to work in varied whole body positions to perform needed repair work and work in confined areas with limited visibility



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