Nov 18, 2021

Tradesmen International is looking for Marine Electricians in Newport News, VA! (Ref #: 299914)

  • Tradesmen International
Skilled Trades

Job Description

Tradesmen International is immediately hiring experienced Marine Electricians for projects located in and around Newport News, VA.  If you are a Marine Electrician and want to work alongside other proven craftsmen who emphasize safety, productivity and superior craftsmanship, this is your chance to advance your career! 

  • Shift: 1st Shift
  • Pay: Up to $27.31/hour based on experience & skill level
  • Per Diem: $120 (Must reside 60+ miles outside of Newport News to qualify)

Job Scope

  • Installing, Repairing and Maintaining Electrical Equipment on New Construction and Overhaul Marine Vessels
  • Pulling Wire
  • Design & Install Control Systems
  • Layout & Install Wiring Runs
  • Perform Electrical Corrosion & Lightning Damage Surveys
  • Troubleshoot Electrical Equipment & Circuits Using Appropriate Test Equipment


  • 3+ Years of Shipyard Electrical Experience
  • Able to Pass a Drug Screen & Background Check
  • Able to Read & Interpret Electrical Installation Drawings, Wiring Tables, Schematics and Work Packages
  • Work Independently with Proper Instruction
  • Proficient in the the use of Basic Electrical Meters and Test Instruments
  • Physically able to Climb Vertical and Inclined Stairs and Ladders and Comfortable Working at Height

Tradesmen International not only offers consistent work, top pay, and employment opportunities, we also provide a benefits package that is among the best in the industry.

 Our comprehensive benefits include:

  • Vacation Pay
  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) profit-sharing savings plan
  • Incentive programs
  • Tool purchase programs & MORE!

Tradesmen International is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability

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