Electrical Fitter - CWEW

  • Location

    Plymouth, Devon

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  • Salary:

    £13.91 - £19.03 per hour

  • Contact:

    Sharon Crick

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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Electrical fitters required for work at Devonport dockyard in Plymouth within the controlled weapons & engineering workshop onsite.

The work will be mainly bench work - strip survey, refitting and testing of various electrical equipment from ships and submarines with some afloat work at times.

Must be able to read and understand drawings and has system knowledge of a large Marine Vessels.

Duties to include:

Undertake the installation, repair, maintenance and manufacture of electrical systems as required on ships/submarine/land based systems in the marine defence and commercial industry.
Read drawings, interpret work instructions and perform the work to time, cost and quality.
Ability to overhaul and install a variety of electrical equipment in control, distribution and control systems covering areas such as weapons, navigation, sensors and communications systems.
Installation and connection of cabling.
Set to work by the use of test equipment.
Carry out functional tests and surveys.
Competent to use general workshop machinery and hand tools related to the role of electrical fitter.
Cleaning up of own work arisings.
Slinging duties as required.
Any other task within the individual's competence as directed by the company.

Level 3 certification required for this role along with 17/18th Edition.

Must be willing to work towards Full SC security clearance.

Minimal overtime available and no back/night shift.