Electrical Fitter

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    c£16-£21/HR UMBRELLA

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    James Walker

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  • Job ref:

    JO10603 - JW

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

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Electrical Fitter - Plymouth - Duration 6 months - Rate c£16-£21/hr Umb
Keywords / Skills: Electrical, Fitter, Nuclear, Submarines, Frigates, QEC, Ships, Electronics, Warships, Devonport, Dockyard, Navy, Marine, Trafalgar, Defence, Type 26, BPSS, CRB.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working along side Babcock Naval Marine in order to recruit a number of Electrical Fitters to work on a contract basis in Plymouth PL2.
As an Electrical Fitter your responsibilities and duties will include;

Here at Devonport Royal Dockyard we’re looking for Electrical Fitters to join the team that is at the forefront of supporting the Royal Navy fleet. You’ll play an integral role in ensuring the serviceability of warships and systems through detailed maintenance and refit periods by working within multi–trade teams.
You’ll overhaul and install a variety of electrical equipment that could include distribution, command and control systems, such as weapons, navigation and communications. You’ll also work to electrical/engineering drawing and technical specifications as you install and connect a variety of cabling, plus carry out system and equipment functional tests. 
If you can bring technical skills and a safe working attitude, then we can provide you with some of the most exciting engineering projects this country has to offer.
What do I need to do the role?
You’ll have the ability to read electrical and engineering drawings to interpret work instructions and be competent in the use of general workshop machinery specific to electrical fitting. 
Ideally will have worked in the marine industry with experience of Royal Navy ships and submarines, Royal Fleet Auxiliary vessels or large commercial ships. Other relevant experience will be considered.
You’ll need to hold qualifications in at least one of the following:
Indentured Apprenticeship
Level 3 Modern Apprenticeship in an electrical discipline
Armed Forces PO/CPO/NCO with electrical specialisation
Level 3 Electrical Engineering qualification

You will be an experienced Electrical Fitter
Ideally you will have at least 5+years experience.
You must be able to obtain BPSS / CRD clearance levels.



To discuss this vacancy please contact: James Walker.

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