Uncrewed Vessel Operator

Location Essex
Salary DOE
Job type Permanent
Discipline Engineering & Technical
Reference J7935
The Company:

SEA-KIT is a leading Uncrewed Surface Vessel (USV) designer and developer, focused on over-the-horizon deployment of various maritime systems and sensors. Our USVs have applications across various sectors including maritime logistics, environmental management and the security and monitoring of offshore assets. Through its collaboration with industry partners, SEA-KIT is sharply focused on driving down the cost of geo-data collection and reducing the sector's carbon emissions.

Job Description:

We require a multi-skilled, versatile marine electrical designer for the fit out of our USVs

Responsibilities include:

We require a multi-skilled, versatile uncrewed vessel operator . The SEA-KIT USV is operated from a remote bridge, which is stationed ashore. It can be based anywhere in the world, providing the remote operator with full situational awareness and control features.

Responsibilities include:

• Hands-on involvement and management of mobilisation and demobilisation of vessels on site
• Watchkeeping responsibility for the vessel from our remote-control centre
• Detailed record-keeping and reporting
• Managing team of skippers' & communicating with technical personnel for problem solving of any technical issues, including electrical and mechanical system.
• Assisting with and managing vessel maintenance

Knowledge and Skills:
• Master <200 GT (desirable)
• Yacht master Offshore 200 GT (commercially endorsed)
• Good knowledge of maritime regulations and vessel operations
• Knowledge of survey, ROV and AUV operations (preferential)
• Good watchkeeping experience onboard workboats
• Hands-on experience working with marine electrical and mechanical systems
• Good IT skills
• Fleet management experience
• Willing and able to travel both locally and internationally as required by the project
• Based within commutable distance to Tollesbury, Essex (or willing to relocate)
• Full UK Driving License

To apply for this position please email DIRECT to Neil Tinmouth at n.tinmouth @sea-kit.com


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