Huntington Ingalls Industries DECK ELECTRIC in Newport News, Virginia

25492BR

Job Title:

DECK ELECTRIC

Department/Cost Center:

X31: Electrical

External Job Description:

Deck electricians are largely responsible for the installation, repair, overhaul, and operational testing of the electrical systems aboard the ship. Electricians can be working on one of the many electrical systems aboard the ship including lighting, power distribution, communication or navigation. Electricians read and interpret complex electrical and electronic schematics. The job of an electrician is unique in that it requires an individual that can quickly switch between differing tasks ranging from lighting and receptacle hook-ups, installing wire way racks, rebuilding equipment, installing electronic controls, lighting maintenance, performing preventative maintenance, or welding of studs for mounting equipment.

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Auto req ID:

25492BR

Marketing Title:

Deck Electrician (Entry Level)

Basic Qualifications:

Must be able to lift 50 lbs. This is a construction environment involving extreme heights, confined spaces, physical labor and various weather conditions within a shipyard environment. Must be able to work assigned shift as production needs.

Entry level candidates must past Work keys testing requirements. Click here for details regarding Work Keys testing.

Entity:

NN SHIPBUILDING (0265)

Schedule:

Full-time

Clearance Type:

None

Shift:

Multiple

Travel:

No

Company Statement:

Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News Shipbuilding and Ingalls Shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Integrated Missions Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs nearly 37,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

Relocation Assistance:

No relocation assistance available

Minimum Education:

None

Location:

Newport News-Virginia-United States

US Citizenship Required for this Position:

Yes

EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans/Disabled Welcome. U.S. citizenship required for most positions.

Preferred Qualifications:

High school graduate or equivalent preferred.