£14.72 - £21.5 per hour
about 1 month ago
Starts available asap. Six month contracts initially
Marine Electronics/Electrical Fitter, Inside IR35
Location: Devonport, Plymouth
About the role
Here at Devonport Royal Dockyard we're looking for Electrical Fitters to join the team that is at the forefront of supporting the Royal Navy fleet. You'll play an integral role in ensuring the serviceability of warships and systems through detailed maintenance and refit periods by working within multi-trade teams.
You'll overhaul and install a variety of electrical equipment that could include distribution, command and control systems, such as weapons, navigation and communications. You'll also work to electrical/engineering drawing and technical specifications as you install and connect a variety of cabling, plus carry out system and equipment functional tests.
If you can bring technical skills and a safe working attitude, then we can provide you with some of the most exciting engineering projects this country has to offer.
What do I need to do the role?
You'll have the ability to read electrical and engineering drawings to interpret work instructions and be competent in the use of general workshop machinery specific to electrical fitting.
Have worked with Fibre Optics, Data Cables, RF Cables, Plugs and Connectors.
Ideally will have worked in the marine industry with experience of Royal Navy ships and submarines, Royal Fleet Auxiliary vessels or large commercial ships. Other relevant experience will be considered.
You'll need to hold qualifications in at least one of the following:
* Indentured Apprenticeship
* Level 3 Modern Apprenticeship in an electrical discipline
* Armed Forces PO/CPO/NCO with electrical specialisation
* Level 3 Electrical Engineering qualification
What else to I need to know?
Your safety and well being is of paramount importance to us and health and safety is an integral part of our business. We operate in a high risk environment therefore we are looking for people who share our understanding and respect for health and safety for ourselves and each other to ensure that everyone goes home safe every day.