• Electrician - 1st Shift - Down River

    Job Locations US-VA-Norfolk
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Posted Date
    1 month ago(10/14/2019 10:25 AM)
    Colonna Down River
  • Overview

    Colonna's Shipyard is looking to obtain experienced candidates within our Down River Division.

    We are pleased to accept resumes for Electrician - 1st or 2nd Class, 1st shift.

    This is a full-time position with competitive pay, based on experience, and immediate work within our headquarters in Norfolk, VA.


    • Will read, interpret, and understand simple schematics and blueprints
    • Repair and replace cables and connectors
    • Work involves participating in the installation, maintenance a drepaore of AC and DC generators, switchboards, distribution panels, lighting and alarm circuits.
    • Troubleshoot, repair and install electronic and electronic equipment and cables.


    • Minimum of 7 years' experience as a marine electrician with 3 or more years of previous supervisory responsibilities.
    • Experience with maintaining budgets and material Responsible for the maintenance and repair of electrical and electro-mechanical systems of ferries, dredges, and military vessels.
    • Must be familiar with NAVSEA Standard Item requirements
    • Currently certified to accomplish wire way inspections in accordance with NAVSEA Standard Items.
    • Microsoft Office knowledge is a plus.
    • Identify and make recommendation to shop superintendent regarding problem areas in contract work items.
    • Overhaul A.C. & D.C systems. Power generation, distribution and users
    • Laying out of wire ways
    • Pulling and splicing wires
    • Circuit Labeling.
    • Installation and hook up of lighting fixtures.
    • Circuiting testing and troubleshooting.
    • Writing simple purchase requisitions for purchase department.
    • Instructing helpers, apprentices or less skillful electricians.
    • Take and record motor and generator thrust, clearance, and alignment measures
    • Ability to identify materials and parts required for job performance.
    • Selection of substitute electrical components.
    • Ability to foresee problems, write reports and give suggestions for solving those issues.
    • Some travel might be requested
    • Able to gain access to government bases, as needed, via successful background check is required.

    Compensation & Benefits

    Position compensation is based on experience.


    Our benefits include:
    • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
    • 401K
    • Paid Time Off (PTO)
    • Legal Services
    • Annual performance evaluations
    • On-site Human Resources
    • On-site gym
    • Free and close proximity parking
    • Employee perks/gifts and more


    All resumes are reviewed immediately for consideration.


    Colonna’s Shipyard and our affiliates are pleased to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


    • Respect
    • Pride
    • Truth
    • Family

    These are our VALUES and the guidelines that make us a leader in our industry. We are pleased and confident in stating that our skilled employees are among the most respected experts in the ship repair industry.


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