Marine Electrician

Continental Tide is searching for skilled Marine Electricians for our San Diego Technology Deployment department. Candidates must possess a high school diploma, GED or industrial school certificate, a willingness to travel and a minimum of five (5) years of practical shipboard experience with HM&E systems and equipment. Necessary skills, training and certifications include: ability to troubleshoot and diagnose issues with shipboard electronic and electrical system and equipment, understand and interpret electrical schematics and installation drawings, and 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.

Requirements include:

  • Candidates must possess a high school diploma, GED or industrial school certificate
  • Minimum of five (5) years experience
  • Ability to secure a RAPIDGate Security Credential
  • Must possess basic hand tools
  • Candidate must be able to walk, stand for long periods of time, sit, bend, stretch, reach, squat and twist
  • Must be able 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
  • Able to work on and climb ladders, work in extreme temperature environments, aboard ships, in shipyards, under industrial conditions and in confined spaces
  • Able to perform other duties as required which may involve high heat, humidity, noise and dirty conditions, working aloft or over the sides of vessels
  • May ride ships at sea for extended periods
  • May require wearing a respirator
  • Travel may be required within and outside of the continental United States

Continental Tide offers an empowering professional environment in a culture that stresses teamwork, shared responsibility for company and client success, and personal growth. We offer competitive wages in salaried and hourly positions, educational opportunities, competitive employee benefit options, and 401K plan with company match. Interested candidates should email their resumes to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 484-577-4070.

Continental Tide is an Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity. Continental Tide participates in E-Verify and U.S. citizenship is required for most positions.

Continental Tide
Philadelphia, PA
Corporate Office

531 Canal Street, Suite 401
Reading, PA 19602
Phone: 484-577-4070
Fax: 484-577-4077

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Norfolk, VA

1457 Miller Store Road,
Suite 104
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
Phone: 757-410-7611
Fax: 757-410-7211

Continental Tide
San Diego, CA

205 West 35th Street, Suite K
National City, CA 91950
Phone: 619 781-8658
Fax: 619 781-8672