Technical and Operations

Electrician - Workshop

Location

    • Falmouth, Cornwall, United Kingdom

Type

Employee

Place

On Site

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Job Description

Do you want to join our Geo-data revolution? Fugro’s global reach and unique know-how will put the world at your fingertips. Our love of exploration and technical expertise help us to provide our clients with invaluable insights. We source and make sense of the most relevant Geo-data for their needs, so they can design, build, and operate their assets more safely, sustainably, and efficiently. But we’re always looking for new talent to take the next step with us. For bright minds who enjoy meaningful work and want to push our pioneering spirit further. For individuals who can take the initiative but work well within a team.

The role:

As an Electrician, you will be based in our workshop in Falmouth and your main responsibilities will be to assist our team with the construction, commissioning, inspection, repair, and maintenance of electrical equipment within the company. This includes but is not limited to, Marine installations, Low voltage distribution systems, safety systems and control systems.

The Electrician role is primarily located in the Falmouth based workshop but there are opportunities when required to travel to support our operations around the world. This will include the installation/ mobilisation of jack-up barges, offshore drills, subsea drills to project requirements and the general upkeep and maintenance involved to ensure smooth running and operation of the plant and equipment.

The successful Electrician will work closely with the fitting and fabrication teams to ensure that plant and equipment delivered and maintained to a high specification following all organisational and company standards. You will also work with Mechanical Engineers and Technical engineers to ensure that plant and equipment is kept up and running with minimal down time and that maintenance schedules are upheld. You will work under the Electrical Supervisor on a day-to-day basis. If travelling to sites or vessels, you will work closely with the vessel crews and fall under the Deck Supervisors and/or Bargemaster.

Who we’re looking for:

As a Qualified Electrician, you will have the following:

  • Strong heavy industry or marine background

  • Approved electrical apprenticeship.

  • NVQ level 3 electrical engineering

  • City & guilds level 3 electrotechnical studies

  • 18th edition

  • Full clean UK driving license.

  • Experience of 3 phase systems and motors / generators

  • Experience with carrying out maintenance activities on electrical equipment.

  • C&G 2391 would be desirable.

What we offer:

Fugro provides a positive work environment as well as projects that will satisfy the most curious minds. We also offer great opportunities to stretch and develop yourself. By giving you the freedom to grow faster, we think you’ll be able to do what you do best, better. Which should help us to find fresh ways to get to know the earth better. We encourage you to be yourself at Fugro. So, bring your energy and enthusiasm, your keen eye and can-do attitude. But bring your questions and opinions too. Because to be the world’s leading Geo-data specialist, we need the strength in depth that comes from a diverse, driven team.

  • Extensive career & training opportunities both nationally and internationally.

  • Competitive salary accompanied by an attractive package including contributory pension scheme & Life Assurance

  • Option to lease an electric car.

  • Private Medical Insurance

  • Cycle to work Scheme.

  • Discounted gym membership at a local Falmouth Gym.

Our view on diversity, equity, and inclusion:

At Fugro, our people are our superpower. Their variety of viewpoints, experiences, knowledge, and talents give us collective strength. Distinctive beliefs and diverse backgrounds are therefore welcome, but discrimination, harassment, inappropriate behaviour, and unfair treatment are not. Everybody is to be well-supported and treated fairly. And everyone must be valued and have their voice heard. Crucially, we believe that getting this right brings a sense of belonging, of safety and acceptance, that makes us feel more connected to Fugro’s purpose ‘together we create a safe and liveable world’ – and to each other.

Disclaimer for recruitment agencies:

Fugro does not accept any unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies. Acquisition to Fugro Recruitment or any Fugro employee is not appreciated**.**