THE COMMISSIONERS OF NORTHERN LIGHTHOUSES
ELECTRICAL PROJECTS ENGINEER
The Northern Lighthouse Board is the General Lighthouse Authority for Scotland and the Isle of Man, established by statute to provide, maintain and inspect marine aids to navigation throughout its waters.
You will be based at our HQ in central Edinburgh (with the option of hybrid working) and will require to visit the lighthouse sites around the coast of Scotland and the Isle of Man as part of project works. The Board has 208 sites, many of which are located offshore and in remote locations, requiring regular maintenance refurbishments and capital upgrades works.
Working as part of a multi-disciplinary Projects Team you will work for the Project Leader in surveying sites, preparing reports, producing contract documentation and overseeing site works. Significant demonstrable experience with electrical fixed installations, Autocad drawings (2d) and electrical DC systems is required.
You should be qualified to a minimum of HND or equivalent in Electrical Engineering or a relevant subject. Project experience would be beneficial but is not essential.
Salary range is from £38,694 per year rising to £42,569 after the first year in post. Benefits package includes career average occupational pension scheme, flexible working and generous leave arrangements. The Northern Lighthouse Board offer excellent opportunities in professional development.
There is also the opportunity to add real value to a professional organisation dedicated to the safety of those at sea, and to the protection of our maritime environment.
For further details and an application pack please download an application from our website https://www.nlb.org/who-we-are/vacancies
Closing Date: Thursday 16th February 2023
The NLB is an equal opportunities employer.