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Vacancy Details

Installation Fitter - REF No. BS4671

Industry Sector: Engineering - Installation
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England

Salary: from £23000 to £25000 per Annum

FRS Office: Solent
Consultant: Nick Hawkins

Job Summary

A successful engineering & manufacturing services company, supplying products and services to the Defence, Aerospace and Homeland Security market sectors, is now looking for an experienced Installation Fitter to undertake the electrical / mechanical fitting of a broad range of electrical equipment, predominantly to maritime platforms and MOD establishments, within the UK and abroad.

Detailed Job Description

BS4671: Installation Fitter

Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £23,000 - £25,000

A successful engineering & manufacturing services company, supplying products and services to the Defence, Aerospace and Homeland Security market sectors, is now looking for an experienced Installation Fitter to undertake the electrical / mechanical fitting of a broad range of electrical equipment, predominantly to maritime platforms and MOD establishments, within the UK and abroad. The Installation Fitter will need to ensure that fitting is presented for Installation Inspection, in line with detailed Installation Solution Guidance packages, and in accordance with relevant Joint Service Publications and Defence Standards.

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged.

Key Responsibilities

* The provision of skilled and generic electrical and/or mechanical fitting work, as directed by the Team Leader;
* Maintaining an awareness of the Time, Cost and Quality criteria of the task in hand;
* Working as a Team member, proactively and efficiently contributing to the main effort;
* Progression through personal continuous improvement, undertaking training as required to improve and sustain high skill levels;
* Ensuring availability for working onsite and offsite, sometimes abroad to CONDO areas. This includes occasional overtime and weekend working;
* Working as directed within other STS Defence departments, providing support where priorities demand.

Key Qualifications, Experience and Knowledge

* The provision of skilled and generic electrical and/or mechanical fitting work, as directed by the Team Leader;
* Proven experience of electrical and mechanical installation;
* Working knowledge of the Health and Safety Act 1974;
* Strong communication and organisational skills;
* The ability to work unsupervised, demonstrate initiative, and be comfortable in a team environment;
* An in-date Passport and category B driving licence;
* Current, relevant electrical qualification and certification;
* Qualification in one or more of the following key skills: Test & Inspection City & Guilds 2394/5; British Standard (BS7671) for Electrical Installation (17 th Edition); Fibre Optic termination and testing; Fibre Glassing; Working at height; Soldering & Crimping; Welding
* All candidates must be in a position to obtain UK security clearance to SC level. Additional restrictions may apply on certain defence programmes.

Applicants interested in this position, will be expected to complete and return by email a simple application form to which CVs must be pasted.


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*CVs MUST be named in the format "YOUR NAME - CV.doc" and be in either Microsoft Word (.doc or .docx), Rich Text (.rft) or Plain Text (.txt) formats. PDF files are not accepted. Submitted files should also be less than 1MB in size.

 

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