Maintenance Electrician

NORFOLK, Virginia
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NORFOLK, Virginia

Job Type

Temp to Perm

Branch Number


Hourly Rate

$24.00 - $27.00

Work Hours


Experience Required


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Job Description

PeopleReady Skilled Trades is now hiring an experienced Maintenance Electrician for Nassco’s Norfolk yard in Norfolk, VA. The ideal candidate must have a minimum of 3 years of experience as a Pipefitter in the marine shipyard industry. This position is temp to perm. Competitive pay from $24-$27 an hour DOE.

Interested in this opportunity? Call and speak to a recruiter today at (757) 230-2866
Skilled Trades Recruiter: Deisy Lawrence


  • Performs installation, repairs, and maintenance in accordance with diagrams, drawings, schematics and the national electrical codes. 
  • Must understand ship nomenclature - be able to describe compartment listings, identify locations and navigate vessels.
  • Must have experience in commercial and residential electrical work. 
  • Capable of and experienced in controller installation and repairs. 
  • Be able to plan an installation and draw up material list. 
  • Demonstrates proper use of electrical test equipment to include multimeter, amp probe, and megger.
  • Must have some experience in phone and data cabling.


Must be able to operate the following:

  • Power Tools
  • Drill Presses
  • Band Saws
  • Grinders
  • Other equipment to be effective and efficient in electrical work.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Must have a minimum of 3 years of experience as a maintenance electrician in the marine industry.
  • Must have tools of the trade.
  • Must be able to access all Navy installations and other shipyards. Must be able to enter confined spaces, work at heights and in confining or restricted spaces aboard vessels under construction/repair. Physical dexterity must allow for bending, reaching, climbing, crawling, and working on ladders and scaffolding. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds of weight. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to vapors, gases, dust, welding/burning fumes, and smoke. Must be able to spend up to 90% of time in an outdoor shipyard environment in all climates. The noise level is usually moderate to extremely noisy 90% of the time, which may include sirens, horns, chipping, and hammering

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PeopleReady Skilled Trades is a specialized division of PeopleReady, a TrueBlue company (NYSE: TBI). Since 1987, we have connected tradespeople and work across a wide range of trades, including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, welding, solar installations and more. Whether you need a single tradesperson or require a coordinated effort to dispatch skilled workers across multiple projects, we ensure you have the right people with the right tools, on-site and on time.