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Navcom Service Engineer

Job description

KES Solutions UK Ltd is working on behalf of our client who is looking to add an experienced Navcom Service Engineer to their team. You will work from home, ideally based in South West, England. You will work closely with the service coordinators to complete any pre-planned installations, maintenance or repairs on client vessels that they schedule. You may be required to work throughout the UK with overnight stays and weekend working. 


Duties of the role will include:

  • Carry out installation and commissioning of equipment on customers vessels
  • Carry out maintenance and repair of equipment on customers vessels
  • Provide technical support to customers and the companies sales and service agents
  • Promoting and seeking the sales of company products and services during contact with customers
  • Able to perform surveys and inspections of ship radio communications and radio navigational installations, subject to being in possession of the appropriate qualifications, accreditations and experience
  • Be trained in the latest equipment and integrated systems in line with their experience and qualifications
  • Be able to travel to other UK and Foreign locations if/when required

Essential Experience:

  • Experience in a service industry
  • In-depth knowledge of the wider maritime community
  • Technical background which would allow an understanding of concepts of all areas of marine electronics
  • HNC/HND or equivalent in an electronics/electrical discipline
  • Full driving licence
  • GOC operator’s certificate
  • Radio survey experience

Desirable Experience:
  • A good track record in customer service, sales or other applicable role in which customer contact was critical to success
  • BOSIET or OLF certification
  • Experience working for a marine electronics service company.
  • Navigation and Communications manufactures training courses

Due to the highvolume of candidates responding to our adverts unfortunately we are not always able to provide individual feedback. If you don't hear from us within the next ten days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. We will however keep your details on file and you may be contacted about other opportunities in the future.

How to apply


Ref KES-V/5344-BIKO

Job title Navcom Service Engineer

Area Bristol

Salary £32,000-£35,000 per annum

Hours of work 37 hours, day shift

Permanent / Temporary Permanent