Offshore Electronics Technician - Marine Geophysical & Hydrographic Equipment

Location: Remote, US
Position Type: Full-Time
Deadline: Jan. 31, 2022


  • Perform onsite troubleshooting, maintenance and repair of marine, geophysical and hydrographic equipment.
  • Troubleshoot and fix electronic and software programming issues.
  • Participate in offshore and nearshore survey projects.
  • Assist with in-house equipment bench testing, repairs, and regular maintenance.
  • Perform mobilization check-out of equipment and demobilization check-in of equipment in our resources management system.
  • Draft service and maintenance reports and requests for parts and equipment.


  • Minimum 3 years of relevant work experience directly related to the position’s requirements.
  • Experience in the offshore work environment.
  • Good understanding of operations, repair and maintenance of geophysical equipment including side scan sonars, subbottom profilers, sparkers, hydrophones and magnetometers.
  • Working knowledge and understanding of operations and maintenance of hydrographic and oceanographic equipment including multi-beam echosounders, SVPs, CTDs and ADCPs.
  • Extensive experience in troubleshooting and repair of electronic and software programming.
  • Strong knowledge of computer systems and software.
  • Experience cable splicing and soldering, use of diagnostic equipment and serial/UDP/TCP communications.
  • Strong knowledge of computer systems (both hardware and software) and equipment interfacing.
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • 50%+ travel to projects both within the US and overseas will be required.
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Valid state driver’s license.

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
  • Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds at a time.
  • Must be able to travel to offsite assignments.
  • Ability to differentiate wire and cable colors as well as various audible tones.

Alpine Ocean is an Equal Opportunity Employer – All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality or sex, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Alpine offers a competitive pay and benefits package designed to attract and retain the talent needed to assure continued success. Visit our website: for more information about our company. Please submit your resume to:

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