MAR Division of Oasis Systems has an exciting opportunity for a QMED Electrician to supervises the safe operate and maintain the U.S. Army Vessel (USAV) WORTHY.
LOCATION: Kwajalein, Marshall Islands
EXPERIENCE LEVEL: N/A
EDUCATION: Must have a High School Diploma or equivalent.
CERTIFICATIONS AND TOOLS: Merchant Mariner’s Credential (MMC) endorsement(s): Qualified Member of the Engine Department (QMED) Electrician, or QMED Refrigeration Engineer,/Electrician, or QMED Any Engine Rating (“Any” indicated mariner holds all unlicensed Engine Department ratings). Must hold government‐issued certification and tankerman certification when working aboard liquid‐carrying vessels. SECURITY CLEARANCE: N/A
JOB STATUS: Full-Time - This position is contingent upon proposal award.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Functionally, the successful candidate will:
Responsible for maintaining, operating and repairing the ship’s electrical system, machinery and equipment, including but not limited to service generators, emergency generators, main and auxiliary switchboards, emergency switchboards, lighting transformers, motor controllers and soft‐start controllers, dial telephone and sound powered phone systems, 1MC (with loudspeaker and hailing systems), internal/external lighting circuits, general alarm systems and batteries, ground detection systems, as well as metering/ monitoring circuits and electric motors, and maintaining accurate machinery history reports in the shipboard SAMM system. The Electrician is proficient in the use of common power tools and light machine shop equipment such as; drill presses, pedestal grinders and arbor presses, etc. as well as hand tools, including but not limited to; wrenches, pliers, chisels, hammers, saws, hand grinders, files, pneumatic and hydraulically powered tools, chain hoists and hydraulic jacks, etc. for use in the repair, maintenance and installation of new parts to the shipboard electrical equipment and machinery. The Electrician researches part information and uses the supply system to obtain any repair parts required. Prepares work lists and job orders for subordinates and assists the Chief Engineer in drafting voyage repair requests. Performs fire drills and damage control drills, and takes initiative to perform emergency drills as required and they have a thorough understanding of special characteristics of the vessel's electrical system and special features that may be present for use in emergencies.
Use emergency equipment as directed by captain, mate, or pilot. Break out, rig, overhaul, and store cargo‐handling gear, stationary rigging, and running gear. Perform a variety of maintenance tasks to preserve the painted surface of the ship and to maintain line and ship equipment. Must hold government‐issued certification and tankerman certification when working aboard liquid‐carrying vessels.
QUALIFICATIONS: This candidate must have experience with the following:
MAR Division of Oasis Systems is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of any legally protected characteristic including, but not limited to, race, color, religion, national origin, marital status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, age, medical condition, military veteran status or on the basis of physical handicap which, with reasonable accommodation, render the application to satisfactorily perform the job available.