Electrical Engineer

Location
Portchester, Fareham
Posted
15 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Dec 2017
Ref
2932
Sector
Marine
Job Type
Engineer, Graduate

Job Summary:

Responsible for the maintenance and repair of electrical & electronic equipment systems, mobilising and commissioning the systems onto survey vessels and supporting ongoing operations of the equipment. Based in the Portchester Hampshire office and when required will include travel within coastal  Western Europe and occasionally world-wide.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely alongside the other Fugro operations and engineering teams world wide
  • Assist with vessel mobilisations of survey equipment in Portchester office and on site within UK & coastal Western Europe and occasionally if required worldwide
  • Undertake repairs and planned maintenance of equipment in Portchester office and when required within UK & Europe and occasionally if required worldwide
  • Supporting the ongoing operation and maintenance of electrical & electronic equipment deployed on survey vessels including diagnostic and troubleshooting of any technical issues the equipment displays
  • Prepare and test electrical & electronic equipment systems, compile detailed interfacing documents and connection diagrams in advance of mobilisation onto survey vessels
  • Prepare spares, tools and consumables for survey projects.
  • Maintain all documentation related to the installation, calibration, servicing and repair of survey equipment per established Fugro procedures
  • Test and evaluate survey prototypes in the workshop and at sea

Qualifications

Beneficial but not compulsory BSc, BEng, HND or BTEC Level 5 and above in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Experience:

Significant electrical & electronic engineering experience, preferably gained whilst working in a marine environment.

Key Skills:
You are expected to have the following experience, capabilities and interests;

  • A minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Good knowledge of English language, verbal and written
  • High attention to detail, quality and safety
  • Able to manage own time and deliver to tight deadlines
  • The ability to fault find, test, repair and interrogate electrical & electronic systems
  • Able to work flexible hours and to travel when required
  • Ability to interchange ideas and solutions with colleagues

The following attributes are desirable;

  • Knowledge of electrical and hydraulic winch motor control systems
  • Knowledge of marine control systems
  • Working knowledge of, and ability to work to marine electrical standards
  • Technical lead experience when on site and on vessels
  • Able to design and modify electrical systems and document using CAD
  • Able to design and produce electrical schematics and PCB’s
  • Experience of micro controller development
  • Knowledge of good EMI/EMC management practices
  • Experience in defence, oil and gas, ocean science or renewables industries

Salary

Dependent on experience

Requirements

Qualifications

Beneficial but not compulsory BSc, BEng, HND or BTEC Level 5 and above in Electrical or Electronics Engineering

Experience:

Significant electrical & electronic engineering experience, preferably gained whilst working in a marine environment.

Additional Details

Benefits for this Portchester based role include a competitive salary accompanied by an attractive package including contributory pension scheme, life assurance, 24 days annual leave and private medical insurance.

Please apply by sending a CV and cover letter quoting ref 2932 below.

Fugro GB Marine is an Equal Opportunities employer. All applications are judged on the relevant skills and experience of the candidate, and not by gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, belief, age, nationality (other than where work permits may be required), or ethnicity.

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