Up to £41,098 pa, plus a benefits package, including a civil service pension
As the General Lighthouse Authority for England, Wales, the Channel Islands and Gibraltar we deliver reliable, efficient and cost-effective aids to navigation such as lighthouses, lightvessels, buoys and radio navigation, ensuring thousands of mariners navigate their way safely around the UK’s busiest waters. Proud of our reputation afforded to us by many centuries of dedication to the nation’s maritime infrastructure, we are a forward-thinking organisation and it is our ability to meet new challenges and the changing requirements of the modern mariner that keeps us relevant and effective.
You will be a key member of the Field Operations Team, reporting to the Lighthouse Manager. Among your core responsibilities will be to provide line management for a multi disciplined technical team, including electronic, electrical, mechanical and civil technicians; you will be responsible for the maintenance of the Trinity House estate in the designated area focusing on the Aids to Navigation but including the civil infrastructure as directed by Trinity House’s business and asset plan; you will ensure compliance with Health and Safety and other relevant legislation including CDM. You will encounter traveling on rough terrain depending on the location of the Aid to Navigation and working in confined spaces. Access to some locations can only be made by boat or helicopter.
You should be educated to Graduate level or Diploma qualified (or equivalent) in a relevant engineering discipline. You should have an Incorporated Engineer qualification or be working towards this. Experience of working within an engineering management team, ideally with condition based monitoring experience, would be a distinct advantage. Previous experience at supervisory management level and excellent planning and IT skills are essential. A management qualification at Certificate level is desirable. You would benefit from previous experience in Health and Safety management, working with budgets and an understanding of Maintenance Management Information Systems.
If you are interested in this opportunity and keen to develop your skills and experience with Trinity House, please click "Apply Now" to visit our website to download the job description and complete the online application process.
Applications to be received by midnight on Sunday 29th November 2020
Interviews to be held 9th December 2020 in St Just.
Trinity House is an Equal Opportunities employer.