Electrical Engineer

If you’re part Tesla, part Jack Sparrow.

education requirements


expected salary range

$75K to $165K

training area


Researches, designs, develops, tests and/or supervises the manufacturing and installation of electrical equipment, components and/or systems on a vessel. Also may assist and train personnel in operating and/or maintaining onboard equipment and/or ship’s power system. So…pretty important job.

Here’s what you need:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required

Here’s where you get it:

UAA – BS Electrical EngineeringUAA – AnchorageBSNo4-5 years
UAF – BS Electrical EngineeringUAF – FairbanksBSNo4-5 years
UAF – MS Mechanical EngineeringUAF – FairbanksMSNo2-4 years
UAF – Ph.D. Mechanical EngineeringUAF – FairbanksPh.D.No2-4 years
AVTEC – Marine Electrical SystemsAVTEC – SewardNoCompletion Certificate15 days
AVTEC – Industrial ElectricityAVTEC – SewardNoCompletion Certificate202 Days

AMEC is a 2021 Center of Excellence for Domestic Maritime Workforce Training and Education (CoE).

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