Aids to Navigation Technician

April 15, 2024
£25000 - £25000

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has come for an Aids to Navigation (AtoN) Technician to join a well-established Fife based organisation.

Your role will be to provide outage response, maintenance and installation of (AtoN) and associated equipment at locations throughout the UK. Your key duties will include:

  • Act as BMC representative on third party vessels engaged in Commercial AtoN maintenance and oversee this maintenance.
  • Undertake installation, scheduled inspections repairs and maintenance to floating AtoN and mooring systems.
  • Undertake installation, scheduled inspections repairs and maintenance to fixed AtoN
  • Perform emergent AtoN outage response duties to meet Company / Client requirements.
  • Ensure all activities are delivered within agreed time scales.
  • Ensure service reports are completed accurately and in a timeous manner to meet
  • Ensure fast response vessel and safety equipment is maintained in line with Code requirements
  • Develop and maintain excellent relationships with all stakeholders
  • Ensure correct and organised storage of Company and Client equipment where required
  • Inspect, test and condition report on AtoN equipment returned or held within storage.
  • Undertake quality assurance checks on buoys and equipment.
  • Ensure all work is conducted in full compliance with Company Health, Safety & Environmental Policies, associated site safety regulations and good industry practice.
  • Adopt a pro-active approach to the Company Safety Management System and demonstrate safe working practices in all work activities.
  • Contribute to all safety initiatives as required.

To be suitable for this busy and rewarding role you will have the following skills and experience:

  • Electrical/mechanical knowledge within a marine environment
  • Understanding of marine navigation
  • Knowledge of mooring equipment and systems
  • Full driving license
  • Microsoft office applications.
  • Maintain comprehensive records.
  • Provide accurate, detailed reports.
  • Provide required input to meetings, planning initiatives, etc.
  • Adopt a flexible working attitude to provide support across all departments to contribute to company success.
  • Be open to any changes on working practices and development within the role.
  • Promote and develop effective working relationships with fellow colleagues, other departments and customers.

The successful candidate will receive a package with a salary of up to 29,250pa (DOE), pension, life insurance, cycle to work etc.

If you have the relevant skills and experience and are fully committed to a permanent role, please apply or call Jill Cullen on (phone number removed).