Marine Electrician

Listed 11 days Ago
McKay Limited
Industrial Facilities and Infrastructure

About McKay

McKay is New Zealand’s largest privately family-owned electrical contracting company with a depth of experience spanning over 80 years in providing end-to-end electrical and engineering solutions. McKay is the parent brand and has acquired and started a range of companies under the McKay Group name to serve all electrical and engineering needs. From renewable energy solutions to large construction projects, McKay can provide electrical services from initial design to through-life maintenance. 

About the role

We are searching for a Marine Electrician to join the Marine Team at the Devonport Navy Base. This is an excellent opportunity for those who are looking for a fresh start in 2022 and work within a business that is values-driven, with great company culture.

Our ideal candidate will be qualified with a minimum of 3 years experience in the marine sector and be able to demonstrate the following.

· Experience of installation and termination of cabling in a Marine environment 

· Knowledge and skill in the interpretation of Marine electrical drawings

· Knowledge and experience in working with specialist Marine products/materials o Knowledge and experience in Marine bonding requirements

This role will play a part in the following projects:

· Anzac Frigate ACB electrical upgrade installation.

· 2 x Inshore Patrol Vessel electrical upgrade and Kongsberg installation.

· Off-Shore patrol and Multi-Role Vessel Communications installation upgrade.

· ANZAC Frigate Communications installation upgrade

· DHV Electrical Distribution upgrades 

This is a permanent full-time (40 hours per week) position. Defense security vetting will be required for the preferred candidate.

In addition, the following qualifications, skills, and attributes will allow the candidate to be successful in this role:

· Excellent communication skills- both written and verbal

· The ability to work well with a variety of different personalities and skillsets

· Be customer-focused

· The ability to build strong and positive working relationships with colleagues 

· Be accountable, responsible, and reliable

· Details focused with strong attention to detail

· The ability to develop and mentor apprentices

· Have a health and safety-focused attitude

For the right candidate, the McKay Group offers a wonderful culture, attractive rewards, and long-term career opportunities.

If this is an opportunity that appeals to you, apply now!

Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand. If you are not a New Zealand or Australian citizen, you must have the right to permanent residence.

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