Project Engineer (Electrical)
£38,350 per annum plus generous benefits package,including Civil Service pension • Based Harwich, Essex
As the General Lighthouse Authority for England, Wales, the Channel Islands and Gibraltar, we are a world leader in the provision of aids to navigation. Providing nearly 600 aids to navigation, the service uses three ships and new technology to deliver a leading-edge service.
We are seeking an Electrical bias Engineer to deliver innovative technical solutions in support of our business needs. This is an exciting, challenging role in which you will predominately offer sound engineering solutions in support of operational activities across a wide range of technical issues and implement continuous improvement strategies. You will therefore have the ability to quickly understand complex technical matters and be able to design and implement your solutions in line with the bespoke engineering challenges of a demanding marine environment.
The diversity of this role includes producing engineering designs and proto-types, reviewing tenders, producing specification documents, producing drawings in conjunction with technical staff and undertaking general surveying.
Good problem solving skills are required to overcome technical challenges in order to improve the delivery of our service.
You will be either a Graduate engineer in a relevant engineering discipline,or experienced to an appropriate level. Ideally you will have experience within general RF theory, PLC operation and solar powered systems. You will have previous proven experience in the delivery of medium to complex projects. Project Management experience would be advantageous. You will also possess high level IT skills ideally within an engineering context.
This role will require working in remote locations within our jurisdiction, with extended periods away from home and outside of normal office hours.
If you are interested in this exciting opportunity and keen to bring your skills and experience to Trinity House, then visit our website to download the Job Description and apply online by clicking the 'apply via website' button.
Closing date for applications: midnight on Sunday 14 February 2016.
Interviews to be held in Harwich on 25 February 2016.
Trinity House is an Equal Opportunities Employer.