2 nd Engineer
The Commissioners Of Northern Lighthouses
2 nd Engineer
For service onboard their Aids to Navigation Tenders on a fixed manning rota – 28 days duty followed by 28 days leave.
The Northern Lighthouse Board – www.nlb.org.uk is the General Lighthouse
Authority for Scotland and the Isle of Man, responsible in law for the provision and control of a network of marine aids to navigation – lighthouses, buoys, beacons and a precision satellite-based navigation service.
Minimum qualification is a valid STCW95 Chief Engineer’s Motor Certificate of Competency, Class III/2 or Chief Engineer’s III/3 with endorsement up to 6000 kW. This is due to the requirement to deputise for the Chief Engineer on occasion. An electrical qualification would be an advantage, as would experience of diesel/electric powered vessels. The successful candidate will require a valid unrestricted MCA Medical Certificate (ENG 1).
Flexibility and good interpersonal skills are essential, as is the ability to communicate at all levels.
The current pay band for a 2nd Engineer is £40,888 per year rising to £44,584 per year depending on skills and experience. Benefits package includes occupational sick pay scheme and career average occupational pension scheme.
For further details and an application form (closing date: Friday 27 th October 2017) please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or write to:- The HR Advisor, Northern Lighthouse Board, 84 George Street, EDINBURGH EH2 3DA.