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Navigation Electronics Technician

  • Reference: TECH 
  • Position: Electrical/Electronics Systems Technician 
  • Employment Type: Contract 
  • Posted on: Nov 29th 11 
  • Start Date: Immediate 
  • Apply by: Feb 29th 12 

Job Description

Lookingfor an experienced marine navigation electronics technician. Familiarity withFuruno, B&G, Simrad, Sea Tel, KVH and Thrane and VSAT advantageous.Must have 2-5 years experience. The applicant should have asound understanding of electronic and electrical systems on boatsincluding systems integration and configuration. Seeking quality consciousmarine electronic technician with a high work ethic. Must be honest,reliable, have a neat and clean appearance and positive attitude$0$0USCitizen with valid passport or valid work VISA$0$0Install,commission, troubleshoot, maintain communications, navigation and surveillance equipment andsystems.$0$0Proficientwith Microsoft Office and Windows operating systems$0$0Workingknowledge of LAN and serial data applications$0$0Knowledgeand training of High Seas Navigation equipment a plus$0$0Types ofequipment serviced:$0$0Radars$0$0ECDIS$0$0Satcoms$0$0UHF andVHF Radios$0$0GPS$0$0Gyrocompasses$0$0Autopilots$0$0Sounders$0$0Successfulcandidate will possess:$0$0PCproficiency$0$0Strongknowledge of electronics' theory and application$0$0GMDSSRadio Operator Maintainer License preferred$0$0Bephysically fit -- Work environment often involves carrying 20 – 40 lbs,climbing ladders and masts, and exposure to weather$0$0Reliabletransportation$0$0Must have own, tools, a valid drivers licenseand vehicle.$0