education requirements


expected salary range

$75K to $165K

training area


If you’re part Tesla, part Jack Sparrow.

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:

Course/Program Provider/Location Degree Certification Length
UAA – BS Electrical Engineering UAA – Anchorage BS No 4-5 years
UAF – BS Electrical Engineering UAF – Fairbanks BS No 4-5 years
UAF – MS Mechanical Engineering UAF – Fairbanks MS No 2-4 years
UAF – Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering UAF – Fairbanks Ph.D. No 2-4 years