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Engineering Technician III-Electrical (ID 719331)

Employment type
Full Time
Company Employee

Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Minimum 4 years’ experience repairing, upgrading and performing condition assessments, performing diagnostic inspections and fault isolation on a variety Navy shipboard electrical systems; including but not limited to ship power distribution systems, equipment control systems, electrical operators, indicating and order systems, lighting distribution systems, motors, controllers and generators.

  • Ability to read, interpret, and follow detailed written instructions, or drawings and to conduct activities in a safe manner

  • Ability to make decisions using sound judgment while complying with policies, procedure appropriate principles and applicable state and federal laws and regulations.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DOD security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associates in technical degree or military experience preferred

  • Performed related work in a senior enlisted or commissioned officer active duty position

Provides technical support on Shipboard Electrical Systems as a subject matter expert.
  • Uses technical documents (JFMM, Instructions, NSTM's, Military standards, Test memos, Test Standards, Drawings and Technical Manuals) to accomplish work.

  • Performs functional checks, tests and analysis, fault detection, and formulates required corrective actions.

  • Completes assessments and maintenance actions that may include but are not limited to: repairing or replacing wiring, fixing equipment and fixtures by using hand tools or power tools.

    • 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.

    • Connects wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components.

    • Diagnoses malfunctioning systems, apparatus, or components, using test equipment and hand tools to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.

    • 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.

    • Plans layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures, based on job specifications and local codes according to the National Electrical Code (NEC).

    • Assembles, installs, tests and performs maintenance on electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, or fixtures, using hand tools or power tools.

    • Conducts research and provides drawings, technical manual information, design specifications, and engineering technical recommendations.

    • Assists ships force with obtaining supply and repair parts information as required.

    • Performs the necessary out briefs to ship's force representatives including ship's officers and supporting personnel as well as briefs to customer management.

    • Conducts pre and post repair tests or experiments, analyzes results and redesigns or modifies equipment to improve performance, then reports results.

    • Plans or assists in planning tests to evaluate equipment performance.

    • Determines test requirements, equipment modification, and test procedures.

    • Conducts tests using all types of instruments; analyzes and evaluates test results, and prepares reports on findings and recommendations.

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