1st Class Electrician

Job ID
Posted Date
1 month ago(2/22/2023 9:36 AM)
Colonna West Coast
Regular Full-Time


Colonna's Shipyard is looking to obtain experienced candidates within our Operations Department.

We are pleased to accept resumes for 1st Class Electricians.

This is a full-time position with competitive pay, based on experience, and immediate work within our San Diego, CA location.


Hourly Range is: $27 - $36 based one experience. 


  • 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.


  • 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.
  • Some travel might be requested.

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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