Electric Boat

  • QP - Licensed Maintenance Technician (2nd Shift)

    Requisition ID
    US-RI-North Kingstown
    Mechanical Repair
    Remaining Openings
    Post End
  • Overview

    General Dynamics Electric Boat is the world’s foremost designer and builder of nuclear submarines, the most complex machines made by man. The company’s industry leadership extends back over a century to 1899 when it produced the U.S. Navy's first commissioned undersea warship. Today, Electric Boat prides itself on being the premier shipbuilding company in the industry. We develop and apply state of the art technology to the design and construction of nuclear powered submarines. With a team of highly skilled and dedicated employees, we have successfully taken submarine technology to a new level.


    General Dynamics Electric Boat is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

    Job Description

    The 2nd Shift Licensed Maintenance Technician will be responsible for performing both mechanical and electrical/electronic inspection and repairs on various production equipment assets including Blast and Paint systems and equipment, Steel Processing equipment, Machine Shop equipment, Sheet Metal Shop equipment, etc.


    Must be able to perform new installations while following safe work practices outlined by OSHA, the NFPA, the NEC, etc.


    Experience required in as many of the following as possible: analog and digital AC and DC drive controllers, solid state circuitry components and programmable logic controlling, motors, generators, alternators, resister banks, oil and vibration analysis equipment, HVAC equipment, etc.


    Education/ Experience


    • This is a 2ND Shift Position; candidates must be willing & able to work 2ND Shift
    • 3+ years’ experience in industrial equipment mechanical or electrical maintenance field is required
    • A current Rhode Island Electrical, Pipefitting or Refrigeration License is required
    • Use of electrical meters (analog and digital) PLC's, motor circuit analysis or other related basic electrical/electronic troubleshooting instrumentation is required
    • A good working knowledge of commercial and industrial electricity a must
    • Should have basic knowledge and background in diagnostics and repair, electrical/electronics and systems, motor circuits and motor controllers, VFD's, etc.
    • Should have basic mechanical skills to perform routine maintenance involving these systems as well as pumps, motors, internal gearing, hydraulic systems, applications of fasteners and mechanical joint
    • Must possess a valid driver's license
    • Must also be able to work at heights up to 150 feet and at times in extreme weather conditions


    Preferred / Desired Skills:

    • High school diploma/GED preferred; additional preference given for Vocational, Technical and Community Colleges or Apprentice programs


    • Applicant must apply for a security clearance as a condition of employment
    • Must be capable of being qualified on scissor lifts, manlifts, forklifts, etc. 
    • Applicant must be available to work overtime including emergent situations, extended hours and weekends when required
    • Must be able to work all shifts and in confined spaces and extreme temperature conditions
    • Applicant will be required to work in a collaborative and team environment and meet organizational goals
    • Individuals are required to possess their own basic hand tools
    • Must be attentive to detail and be able to interpret and follow all established procedures
    • Applicant must be Customer Focused


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