Electrical/Electronic Technician (Shetland)
THE COMMISSIONERS OF NORTHERN LIGHTHOUSES
The Northern Lighthouse Board – www.nlb.org.uk – is the General Lighthouse Authority for Scotland and the Isle of Man, established by statute to provide, maintain and inspect marine aids to navigation throughout its waters.
ELECTRICAL/ELECTRONIC TECHNICIAN (SHETLAND)
Based in Lerwick and travelling to any of the lighthouses within the NLB estate, the successful candidate will work as part of a team carrying out maintenance, repair and installation work on aids to navigation and
This will involve working on a wide range of electrical, electronic and some mechanical plant and equipment including electrical, electronic and PLC based control systems, data communication systems, solar and diesel power generation plant, electrical installations to the current IEE wiring regulations. Training will be provided where required.
The successful candidate will work well as part of a team and have relevant electrical qualifications and experience. There is a requirement to travel to and stay at remote locations (for up to 12 days at a time), often at short notice. An On-Call Rota is in operation and the successful candidate will be required to participate in this rota system.
A salary of up to £29,976 plus a consolidated overtime allowance of up to £5,244 per annum will be offered to the successful candidate, dependent
upon qualifications and experience. Benefits package includes optional career average salary pension scheme.
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Closing date: 20th July 2018.
The NLB is an Equal Opportunities employer.