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Engineering Technician - HMS Bulwark

  • Salary: Up to £25905 per annum + package
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Plymouth, Devon
  • Sector: Mechanical Engineering
  • Date posted: 31/10/2018
  • Job reference: BBBH91718

Engineering Technician - HMS Bulwark

£25.9k rising to £30.5k after competency assessment

HMNB Devonport - Plymouth

Experis are recruiting on behalf of our Client - a leading Engineering Support Services organisation for an experienced Marine / Mechanical Engineering Technician to join their team at HMNB Devonport to provide skeleton crew replacement cover to HMS Bulwark.

The main responsibilities of this role are as follows -

  • To monitor equipment in you charge, audit associated registers and logs, and carry out rounds of machinery and compartments in their Section as required
  • To bring to the notice of the Head of Group all defect, and any undue circumstances discovered during maintenance or operation. To report frequently the progress with rectification and maintenance
  • To enforce safety precautions as laid down in BRd3000 Chapter 3 and BRd 167, paying particular attention to ensuring that systems under maintenance are 'Tagged Out' in accordance with the latest instructions
  • To assist Heads of Group by ensuring that planned maintenance and defect repair is carried out fully, efficiently and to a high standard to achieve the required standard of availability and performance
  • To oversee any work carried out by contractors and arrange subsequent compartment inspections on completion of work. To ensure that work carried out has been completed in accordance with the contract before signing for acceptance of work

The successful candidate will display the following skills and experience -

  • Ability to operate and maintain Warship Equipment, undertake repairs and manage allocated sections within the engineering department
  • Good knowledge of RN Operating procedures with particular skills in the Marine Engineering / Mechanical Discipline
  • Particular knowledge of ships husbandry, maintenance and survey and inspection of hull, structure, fittings is important
  • Experience of operating and maintaining upper deck, ship handling and replenishment equipment, fixtures and fittings is necessary
  • Ideally be qualified to HNC in an Engineering / Technical subject or have relevant expertise, experience and specialist Naval Support knowledge
  • Ability to gain and maintain UK SC security clearance

Specific to type equipment course training is included in the contract and will vary dependent on experience of applicant.

If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience detailed above within Marine / Naval Engineering then I would like to hear from you. Please apply online or send your CV directly or contact me directly on 0131 558 4809 for more information.

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