BAE Systems Electrician Marine 1st Class in Norfolk, Virginia

Job Description

BAE Systems is hiring Marine Electricians 1st class to support the Norfolk Ship Repair facility.

A second class electrician must be able to troubleshoot and accomplish the following tasks:

  1. Maintains and sustains a safe working environment by following, practicing and encouraging others to observe all safety precautions required while working in a heavy industrial environment.

  2. Ensures safe working environment by following correct lock-out, danger, red tag procedures and WAF requirements.

  3. Determines relevant drawings required for a job by reviewing job packet, locating relevant drawings and then cross-referencing with resources such as Navy Standards Items, ISO 9000 procedures, IEEE and Chapter 300 EPISM.

  4. Lays out jobs by identifying installation equipment requirements, e.g., hangers, boxes, conduit, wire ways, etc., tools and control equipment, e.g., push-buttons, switches, controller and power distribution panels, etc.

  5. Conducts rip-out of systems using hand and power tools, e.g., cable cutters, saws-all, grinders, by following schematics or work order instructions.

  6. Installs control and distribution apparatus, such as switches, relays, controllers, and circuit breaker panels, fastening in place using hand and power tools.

  7. Determines cable paths to equipment aboard ships using blueprints (cable routing plans), job orders, and other sources of information.

  8. Installs electrical and electronic circuits by following cabling/wiring electrical schematics and pulling cable through designated conduits, cableways, MCTs, MCPs etc., properly securing cables (banding) and packing swage tubes, MCTs, MCPs etc.

  9. Marks all circuitry work by ensuring cabling is correctly identified and tagged appropriately with metal tag carrying circuit number/identification.

  10. Installs electrical equipment by connecting power and control cables between various types of equipment, e.g., power panels, transformers, controllers, motors, switchboards etc.

Required Skills and Education

oMust be able to carry a tool bag weight 20-30 pounds-?xml:namespace prefix = "o" /->

oAble to enter and exit a standard horizontal and vertical manhole (15 inches x 23 inches)

oAble to work in confined spaced for prolonged periods of time

oMust be able to climb vertical or inclined ladders

oMust be able to stand, sit, push/pull and stoop

oMust be able to work in a kneeling position, crawling or work with body bent over at the waist

oMust be able to work with arms extended at shoulder level and above

Must possess the ability to qualify and obtain a Rapid Gate PIV-I card

Preferred Skills and Education

High School /GED

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. Platforms & Services designs, develops, produces, supports, maintains, modernizes and upgrades armored combat vehicles, wheeled vehicles, naval guns, surface ship combatants, commercial vessels, missile launchers, artillery systems, military ordnance, and protective wear and armor. Equal Opportunity Employer: Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Electrician Marine 1st Class

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