Pinnacle Services, LLC Marine Electrician in U.S. Virgin Islands
The Marine Electrician Installs, maintains, and repairs electrical systems and equipment on board boats and ships. Repair and upkeep vessel/tugboat power generating systems. Ensure that work performed meets standards in accordance with relevant codes regulated by state or territory laws.
Maintain and repair all electrical sytems within the marine department on tugboats and vessels associated with it.
Ability to apply a knowledge of mechanical theory and of pneumatic and hydraulic principles to isolate, repair, or replace faulty components.
Prepare sketches or follow blueprints to determine the location of wiring and equipment. Ensure conformance to building and safety codes.
Install and maintain wiring and lighting systems.
Inspect electrical components, such as transformers and circuit breakers.
Identify electrical problems with a variety of testing devices.
Repair or replace wiring, equipment, or fixtures using hand tools and power tools.
Follow state and local building regulations based on the National Electric Code.
Assemble, install, test, and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures, using hand tools and power tools.
Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components, using test equipment and hand tools, to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.
Inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes.
Maintain current electrician's license or identification card to meet governmental regulations.
Other duties as assigned.
Must have at least 10 years experience as an electrician.
AA degree or higher in electrical engineering or related discipline preferreed
In lieu of a degree, a combination of college credits, other formalized training or education, and directly related work experience may be considered.
5 years of direct experience vessel/marine experience
NCCER Certification a plus.
Must have strong knowledge and functional ability in the following areas
Ability to read, write and verbally communicate the spoken word to understand company handbooks, policies and procedures, and instructions for operating equipment, tools, and office equipment or handling hazardous materials.
TWIC card required.
Must be able to work long hours and all shift schedules that may require up to twelve hours a day, seven days a week for extended durations.
Must be able to work in confined spaces and be capable of climbing ladders, scaffolds, and working at heights.
Must be able to perform work wearing personal protective equipment including but not limited to rain gear, chemical protective clothing, supplied air and air purifying respirators, safety harness, FRC coveralls, hard hat, ear plugs and safety glasses, etc.
Respiratory Protection Fit-Testing and Pulmonary Function Testing is required. Additional medical examinations, such as Fitness for Duty exams may be required per client guidelines.
Hearing and vision within normal ranges is helpful.
Candidates must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs, unassisted.
Good manual dexterity for the use of common hand tools, power tools and the ability to navigate around obstacles in a petrochemical environment is necessary.
External Company Name: Pinnacle Services, LLC
External Company URL: http://pinnaclevi.com/
Overview (Text Only): JOB SUMMARY: The Marine Electrician Installs, maintains, and repairs electrical systems and equipment on board boats and ships. Repair and upkeep vessel/tugboat power generating systems. Ensure that work performed meets standards in accordance with relevant codes regulated by state or territory laws.