General Description:
Performs complex duties involving the installation, assembly, fabrication, troubleshooting, testing, repair, overhaul, modification, and general maintenance of electrical equipment and/or components in a marine environment.  Performs other tasks as assigned.

General Expectations:
  • Email viewing, composing, and sending ability preferred
  • Microsoft Office proficiency preferred
  • Ability to multi-task, organize and prioritize to meet deadlines
  • Must be flexible in work hours, on call as needed.
  • Must be flexible in performing a variety of tasks assigned. 
  • Verbal, written and interpersonal skills.
  • Good attitude; must be a team player.
  • Daily schedule will be approximately 0700-1530

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Plans layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures, based on job specifications and local codes.
  • Performs ship electrical installations in accordance with Class requirements or USCG regulations.
  • Connects wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components.
  • 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.
  • Uses a variety of tools or equipment, such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment, such as oscilloscopes, ammeters, or test lamps.
  • Inspects electrical systems, equipment, or components to identify hazards, defects, or the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes.
  • Prepares sketches or follows blueprints to determine the location of wiring or equipment and to ensure conformance to building and safety codes.
  • Diagnoses malfunctioning systems, apparatus, or components, using test equipment and hand tools to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.
  • Works from ladders, scaffolds, or roofs to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures.
  • Advises management on whether continued operation of equipment could be hazardous.
  • Places conduit, pipes, or tubing, inside designated partitions, walls, or other concealed areas, and pull insulated wires or cables through the conduit to complete circuits between boxes.
  • Directs or trains workers to install, maintains, or repairs electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures.
  • Repairs or replaces wiring, equipment, or fixtures, using hand tools or power tools.
  • Installs ground leads and connect power cables to equipment, such as motors.
  • Assembles, installs, tests, or maintains electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, perform business management duties, such as maintaining records or files, preparing reports, or ordering supplies or equipment.
  • Fastens small metal or plastic boxes to walls to house electrical switches or outlets.
  • Constructs or fabricates parts, using hand tools, according to specifications.
  • Performs physically demanding tasks, such as digging trenches to lay conduit or moving or lifting heavy objects.
  • Provides assistance during emergencies by operating floodlights or generators, placing flares, or driving needed vehicles.
  • Provides preliminary sketches or cost estimates for materials or services.
  • Comprehensive ability to work from plans, specifications, drawings and blueprints.

  • Must have high school diploma or GED
  • Minimum of one year with various forms of experience in the electrical field – marine or commercial applications preferred. 
  • Boat Handling and Maintenance capabilities preferred
  • Ability to redline plans during construction is preferred

This position is located in Honolulu, HI. Employment is contingent upon successfully passing an employee background check and post-offer drug screen.

This is a full time position

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