Engineering Technician

Recruiter
wild recruitment
Location
Alverstoke
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client is looking to recruit an Engineering Technician to join their company based in Gosport.

Please be advised that some travel / work away from home is required for this role (50-60 days per year)

Job Purpose: The Engineering Technician (ET) is responsible for the successful delivery of engineering support to Multimedia and secure communications equipment installed in Royal Naval ships, submarines and establishments to agreed timescales and budgets, while adhering to specified quality parameters. The ET will apply engineering, mechanical and electrical fitter skills for a customer facing role in fault finding, repairing and upgrading equipment, installing cabling and equipment, maintenance & testing of onsite reference systems and report writing. The ET will also ideally support IT and network related tasks.

Duties: The Engineering Technician is responsible for:

  • providing off site support to the engineering team
  • fault finding and maintenance of equipment on board ships
  • provision of skilled installation of cabling and equipment
  • testing of equipment, spares and reference systems
  • deploying anywhere in the world inclusive of Contractor on Deployed Operations (CONDO)
  • completing work to time, cost and quality
  • ensuring that Health & Safety policy is adhered to
  • provision of written/verbal task progress updates
  • reviewing, updating and improving internal processes and user technical documents
  • assessment of hours and skills required for potential tasks and projects

Skills/Qualifications: The Engineering Technician should have:

  • proven experience and qualifications in electrical and mechanical installation
  • proven experience and qualifications in equipment maintenance
  • strong interpersonal, communication and organisational skills
  • an awareness of Health & Safety Act 1974
  • the ability to work unsupervised, demonstrate initiative, and be comfortable in a team environment
  • an in-date Passport and clean category B driving licence
  • experience of working with Multi Media systems
  • experience of working with secure communications systems
  • desirable experience in IT and networking
  • desirable experience in the naval , maritime environment

Additional Information

  • SECURITY - All candidates must be in a position to obtain UK security clearance to SC level. Additional restrictions may apply on certain defence programmes
  • All candidates will be required to adhere to core values and leadership principles

For more information please contact Claire Adaway on or to apply please upload your C.V. using the link.