Shipboard Maintenance Electrician

GENERAL SUMMARY: •  Performs a variety of electrical trade functions such as the installation, maintenance, or repair of equipment for the generation, distribution, or utilization of electric energy. Work involves most of the following: Installing or repairing any of a variety of electrical equipment such as generators, transformers, switchboards, controllers, circuit breakers, motors, heating units, conduit systems, or other transmission equipment; working from blueprints, drawings, layouts, or other specifications; locating and diagnosing trouble in the electrical system or equipment; working standard computations relating to load requirements of wiring or electrical equipment; and using a variety of electrician’s hand tools and measuring and testing instruments. In general, the work of the maintenance electrician requires rounded training and experience usually acquired through a formal apprenticeship or equivalent training and experience.



  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Five or more years of experience in a related field
  • Applicant must be familiar with NAVSEA, standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the field of electronics repair, fabrication, and installation.
  • Completed Fiber Optic Certification training IAW NAVSEA drawing number 847752A.
  • Must successfully undergo a background investigation and drug screening
  • Security clearance a plus


  • Must be able remove, install, modify, repair and troubleshoot various electrical systems, circuits, instruments and equipment
  • Must be able to read and interpret drawings and tech manuals
  • Work is performed onboard U.S. Naval Ships and military installations requiring the ability to work in areas with drafts, noise, and temperature variation. Must be able to work in high heat spaces, climb shipyard dry dock stairs/ladders, work in kneeling position for layout of cable runs under false decking, lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Ability to communicate efficiently, orally and in writing.

Delphinus Engineering, Inc., is an EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled Employer.

Interested personnel should submit an electronic copy of their resume to

Requisition No. DELPH70 (please ensure that you reference this number when submitting for this position)