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Marine Electrician

Company: Aerotek
Location: Bellingham
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:


  • The Marine Electricians will be installing and maintaining electrical wiring and equipment on Coast Guard Vessels. Among their responsibilities include understanding diagrams and blueprints, upgrading systems, responding to complaints and concerns, inspecting systems, troubleshooting problems, handling fixtures and outlets, and replacing electrical components. They must also conduct regular maintenance checks, performing repairs as needed. It will also be essential to maintain an active communication line with staff, coordinating for a safe and efficient workflow.
    • Repair or replace wiring equipment or fixtures
    • Examine electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures, using testing devices like ohmmeters, voltmeters, or oscilloscopes
    • Use power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment
    • Diagnose faulty systems or parts, using equipment and hand tools to find the reason for a breakdown
    • Inspect electrical systems, equipment, or parts to spot hazards or defects
    • Prepare sketches or follow blueprints to see the placement of wiring or equipment
    • Work on the installation of ground leads and connect power cables to equipment
    • Direct or train other employees to put in, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures
    • Perform routine and annual maintenanceSkills:Electrical, Marine, Wiring, Shipyard, Troubleshooting, Electrician mate, Schematic, Install, Cable, Pulling wire, Shipboard--- Remove, install, and repair electrical equipment and fixtures.--- Remove, install diverse types of cable tray systems.--- Troubleshoot motor and control systems.--- Perform routine maintenance on electrical wiring and systems.--- Build control panels.--- Ability to use hand and power tools.--- Ability to work in limited spaces--- Own set of tools required for the job.--- Understanding how to use a multi-meter.--- Understanding of proper safety and abide to all quality rules instructed.Under the Coast Guard "service life extension" program, the Coast Guard appointed Birdon America to redesign and upgrade its aging fleet of 117 motor lifeboats. The boats were reaching the end of their 25-year lifespan. The contract with Birdon is meant to upgrade the boat's performance and add another 20 years to their service. That work was to be carried out in the shipyards in Bellingham WashingtonExperience Level:Entry Level About Aerotek: We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Keywords: Aerotek, Bellingham , Marine Electrician, Professions , Bellingham, Washington

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