Diploma or equal qualification preferably with experience in the marine equipments or automobile electrical field.
Duties & Responsibilities
· Marine Electrician must have the knowledge and experience to install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain various electrical systems, controls and equipment either onboard boats or in the yard facilities.
· Familiar with rules and regulations pertaining to shipboard power, distribution and control wiring involving the proper installation of AC and DC circuits and devices.
· Installs and repairs wiring, fixtures, and equipment for all electrical services aboard ship and in yard facilities, following blueprints and wiring diagrams: Installs conduit to bulkheads with brackets and screws, using hand tools, and threads wires through conduit to terminals, such as connection boxes, circuit breakers, voltage regulators, and switch panels.
· Strips insulation from wire ends and solders ends to terminals, using stripping pliers and soldering iron.
· Connects power-supply circuits to radio, radar, sonar, fire control, and other electronic equipment.
· Perform installation, maintenance, repair and replacement of marine electrical (AC/DC) and electronic systems for powerboats and sailboats.
· Troubleshoot problems for customers, provide recommendations for problem solving; provide estimates to customer for repair, replacement, and installation according to problem diagnosis and repair/replacement recommendation.
· Tests electrical characteristics, such as voltage, resistance, and phase angle, in circuits, using voltmeters, ohmmeters, and phase rotation indicators.
· May construct instrument panels, using hand tools, rulers, dividers, and power drills, following specifications.
· Customer contact, parts order and follow-up.
· Communicate with manufacturer for technical help.
· Perform routine and annual maintenance of electrical and electronic part of customer boat.