Marine Electrician – Marine Technology News


Under the general supervision of the chief engineer, the electrician is responsible for the installation, maintenance and repair of on-board electrical and electronic equipment. The electrician may perform Oiler and/or Oiler watch duties, and may perform port safety watches. The Electrician will perform other duties as defined by a ship’s senior officer during emergency situations, facilitate and support each cruise’s science mission, and adhere to, participate in, and promote the ship’s management program. the safety of the ship.


High school diploma and/or equivalent such as a GED. SPECIAL


Ability and willingness to go to sea for long periods. Ability to pass physical exam and US Coast Guard (DOT) regulations for chemical drug and alcohol testing. American passport


-US Passport

– United States Coast Guard Merchant Marine Document (MMD) or Credential (MMC) with Tanker and Electrician approval.

– US Coast Guard Training, Certification and Watchkeeping Standards for Seafarers (STCW95). Vessel Personnel in Charge of Designated Safety Tasks (VPDSD).

-Must be able to obtain a Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) issued by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA).

-Other endorsements may be required.

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

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