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DECK ELECTRICIAN - EXPERIENCED - $1000 SIGN-ON BONUS

Company: Huntington Ingalls
Location: Newport News
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description





Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, is offering a $1000 sign-on bonus to Deck Electric Experienced new hires. Job seekers who apply after August 16, 2021 until December 31, 2021 are eligible for the sign-on bonus. Newport News Shipbuilding offers competitive pay, weekly paychecks, paid time off, paid holidays, medical benefits including an on-site health center, 401K company match, employee discounts, and more. The sign-on bonus is for external new hires. Current Newport News Shipbuilding employees are ineligible for the sign-on bonus.



Deck electricians are largely responsible for the installation, repair, overhaul, and operational testing of the electrical systems aboard the ship. Electricians can be working on one of the many electrical systems aboard the ship including lighting, power distribution, communication or navigation. Electricians read and interpret complex electrical and electronic schematics. The job of an electrician is unique in that it requires an individual that can quickly switch between differing tasks ranging from lighting and receptacle hook-ups, installing wire way racks, rebuilding equipment, installing electronic controls, lighting maintenance, performing preventative maintenance, or welding of studs for mounting equipment.







Basic Qualifications





Candidates must able to work at extreme heights or small confined spaces. Must be able to kneel, squat, crawl, bend, stoop, and climb. Must be able to lift 40 lbs and must take and pass a respirator fit test. Must be able to work indooors/outdoors year round in all weather conditions. Must be able to work assigned shift as production needs. Must be able to pass Physical Agility Test.



Successful completion of an electrical, technical, mechanical or vocational program or related military training OR at least 3 years experience as a commercial, residential, industrial or marine electrician or similar experience in mechanical, carpentry, auto mechanics, roofing or computer/IT.











Preferred Qualifications





High school graduate or equivalent preferred





Req ID: 10110



Department: X31 ELECTRICAL



Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265)



Travel Required: No



Shift: Multiple



Relocation: No relocation assistance available



Education: None



Virtual/Telework Opportunity: No-Teleworking is not available for this position



US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes



Clearance Type: No - Clearance Not Required to Start





Who We Are - About HII







EEO Statement:



Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.







As a condition of employment with Huntington Ingalls Industries, you are required to provide proof that you are fully vaccinated for COVID 19 or fit within an exemption under the law. Accordingly, employment is conditioned on providing proof of vaccination or having an approved exemption prior to starting employment.

Keywords: Huntington Ingalls, Newport News , DECK ELECTRICIAN - EXPERIENCED - $1000 SIGN-ON BONUS, Professions , Newport News, Virginia

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