Skookum Contract Services Maintenance Electrician in Bremerton, Washington

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Maintenance Electrician

Where: Bremerton, WA (Puget Sound Naval Shipyard)

Type: Full-Time, Non-Exempt

Wage: DOE

Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k) and a robust wellness program

Work Schedule: Full-Time, Day Shift

Skookum’s mission is “Creating Opportunities for People with Disabilities.”

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. *

To apply: visit our website at to complete an application and upload a resume.

Skookum is seeking a dedicated and reliable Maintenance Electrician. This individual will be responsible for installing and troubleshooting electrical wiring and equipment throughout Naval Base Kitsap.

Typical duties include but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for replacing lamps and ballasts.

  • Responsible for cleaning lighting fixture, replacing receptacles, various switches, and other connections and performing miscellaneous re-lamping repairs.

  • Electrical repairs including, but not limited to; outlet repairs and replacement; circuit breaker(s), various sensors and ground fault interrupters, etc.

  • Performs routine electrical maintenance to ensure lighting systems operate efficiently in accordance with code.

  • Ability to install and or repair wiring, electrical and minor electronic components.

  • Plan and lay out repair work using diagrams, drawings, blueprints, maintenance manuals, and schematic diagrams.

  • Keep records of maintenance; work performed and cost of work.

  • Restore lighting & equipment to proper operating condition.


  • 3-5 years’ electrical experience

  • Must be a journeyman electrician

  • HS Diploma or GED required

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain certifications as required, e.g. fall protection, lift, CPR, etc.

Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to lift, carry, push, and pull up to 50 lbs.

  • Must be able to reach, kneel, walk, stand and use repetitive motion for several hours at a time.

  • Good manual dexterity, eye-hand coordination, physical fitness, a good sense of balance and the ability to distinguish different color of wires

  • Ability to work in a variety of different environments, including inclement weather and high man lifts.


  • Valid Driver’s license required. Must be able to obtain and maintain approval to operate a vehicle by Skookum’s insurance carrier.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain applicable security clearances and installation access.

Skookum is an Equal Opportunity Employer- W/M/Veteran/Disabled • *Javits-Wagner-O’Day Act (41 U.S.C. 46-48c) • Skookum participates in E-Verify.

Skookum was established in 1988 out of Port Townsend, WA, employing 18 individuals. Skookum to date operates in 11 states including Washington, D.C. and currently employs over 1,200 individuals nationwide providing critical facilities and logistics services to our government customers. One third of our employees are Veterans. Our home office is headquartered in Bremerton, WA.


We are dedicated to delivering superior, on-time products and services to our customers. We strive to build a diverse workforce throughout all of our worksites, along with a strong focus on hiring returning soldiers and persons with disabilities.


We promote exceptional results with extraordinary people through our diverse team of skilled and values-driven individuals.


We collaborate with each other so that everyone can contribute. We perform work that has a meaningful purpose with the mission to create social change.

Skookum has a reputation of excellence, open communications, transparent operations and an outstanding workforce!

Skookum is committed to providing equal employment opportunities and prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or any other status protected under applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Skookum participates in E-Verify. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity, eligibility to work in the United States and must complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.