Finishing Engineer Marine

Location Cambridgeshire
Salary £25 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Boat Building, Build & Refit
Reference J10331
Finishing Engineer (Marine Industry)
Position: Finishing Engineer
Location: Peterborough
Type: Contract
Hourly Rate: £25 per hour
Contractor Requirements: Limited Company (No Sole Traders)
Tools: Must provide own tools
Overview: We are seeking an experienced Finishing Engineer with a strong background in the marine industry. The role is predominantly focused on electrical work (80%) with a mechanical component (20%). The successful candidate will play a critical role in the final stages of production, ensuring the highest standards of quality and safety.
  • Electrical Tasks (80%):
    • Install, maintain, and troubleshoot electrical systems and components on marine vessels.
    • Perform electrical testing and inspections to ensure compliance with industry standards.
    • Read and interpret electrical schematics and technical drawings.
    • Ensure proper functioning of all electrical systems, including lighting, navigation, and communication equipment.
  • Mechanical Tasks (20%):
    • Assist in the installation and maintenance of mechanical systems.
    • Perform minor mechanical repairs and adjustments.
    • Collaborate with mechanical engineers to integrate electrical and mechanical systems.
  • Quality Assurance:
    • Conduct thorough inspections and testing of completed work to ensure it meets specifications and safety standards.
    • Document and report any discrepancies or issues encountered during the finishing process.
    • Implement corrective actions to address any identified problems.
  • Collaboration and Communication:
    • Work closely with project managers, engineers, and other team members to ensure smooth workflow and project completion.
    • Provide technical support and guidance to junior team members as needed.
  • Proven experience in the marine industry, specifically in a finishing engineer role.
  • Strong electrical engineering background with relevant certifications.
  • Proficiency in reading and interpreting electrical schematics and technical drawings.
  • Basic mechanical engineering skills and knowledge.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Must have own tools required for the job.
Additional Information:
  • The position is based in Peterborough, and the candidate must be able to commute to the site as needed.
  • This is a contract position, and candidates must operate as a limited company contractor.
  • The role requires flexibility to accommodate project timelines and deadlines.
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