Marine Service Engineer

Recruiter
Location
England
Salary
£32000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Overtime Rates
Posted
29 Jun 2017
Closes
27 Jul 2017
Ref
917205
Contact
Simon Grant
Location Type
Shore
Contract Type
Permanent
Marine Service Engineer
Home based - UK


Job description:
Our client has a permanent vacancy for a Service & Commissioning Engineer for the Marine and offshore sector. The Service Engineer will be responsible for installing, commissioning, maintaining, repairing and upgrading our client products and equipment. They will be required to attend site to supervise and assist with the mechanical and electrical installation of equipment. Upon completion of the installation, the Engineer will bring the equipment into service and fully commission and load performance test.

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:
Essential:
* Good technical ability with skills in both mechanical and electrical disciplines.
* Experience in steam generation or boiler burner maintenance.
* Good knowledge of PLC based control systems
* Qualified in Electrical or Mechanical discipline to HNC level or equivalent.
* Must be prepared to work offshore and overseas for extended periods for the majority of the time, often at short notice.

Preferred:
* Experience with combustion systems in an offshore or Marine environment
* Knowledge of instrumentation and control systems
* Completed a recognised apprenticeship in Marine engineering.
* Worked in a similar service type role with proven extended overseas working experience.
* An ability to investigate, locate & resolve issues with complex hardware & software control & instrumentation systems.


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
* Self-motivated with excellent customer service skills.
* Good communication skills.
* A level of commercial awareness.
* Ability to work without supervision.
* A clean driving licence.
* A full passport with no visa restrictions.

REWARD
*Base Salary £32,000 - £38,000
*Excellent overtime rates some engineers are earning over £60k
*Excellent company benefits, Pension, Life cover and additional fringe benefits.