Continental Tide Defense Systems, Inc. Marine Electrician II in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Job Descriptions:

Company Overview:

Continental Tide Defense Systems, Inc. (Continental Tide) is an industry leader, providing engineering and industrial services to the U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard, Military Sealift Command, and other DoD organizations. At Continental Tide, we understand that a great company culture is one where employees know their voice is heard, no matter what their title is, and letting them grow in their role as the company does. We want to provide our employees with the opportunity to learn, be challenged and be in a position where they can succeed, develop new skills, and do things they wouldn't have the opportunity to do elsewhere. Our fast-paced and challenging environment, employees here at Continental Tide can catapult themselves to the top and we’re looking for “the best at what they do” to join our team and help us grow.

*Please note due to the anticipated volume of responses, we will contact only those candidates who most closely match our requirements. Only local candidates will be considered. Veteran and retired candidates welcome!

Job Overview:

Continental Tide is seeking an experienced Marine Electrician for our Fleet Services Group. The successful candidate will have the working knowledge and experience in electrical troubleshooting, repair and installation of shipboard equipment and systems.

Required Experience:

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Practical shipboard experience with HM&E systems and equipment

  • Ability to troubleshoot and diagnose issues with shipboard electronic and electrical system and equipment

  • Understand and interpret electrical schematics and installation drawings

  • Possess NAVSEA cableway and connectorization certifications

  • Technical expertise with, power generation and transmission equipment, motorized valve actuators, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), fiber optics and integrated network system experience is preferred.


Candidates must possess a high school diploma, GED or industrial school certificate

Minimum of five (5) years of experience

Ability to secure a base access and credentials

Must have or have the ability to obtain a SECRET clearance

Must possess basic hand tools

Ability to lift, carry and transport heavy equipment and boxes. The exact weight requirements will be determined by the specific job, but no less than 30 lbs.

Ability to work on and climb ladders, work in extreme temperature environments, aboard ships, in shipyards, under industrial conditions and in confined spaces

Travel may be required within and outside of the continental United States

Due to export control regulations, this role is open to U.S. citizens only

Keyword: connector,fiber,OSHA,NAVSEA,clearance

From: Continental Tide Defense Systems, Inc.