Engineering Officers for RFA

Published 21st November 2017

Location
UK, United Kingdom
Job Type
Job Reference
ENGINEERSRFA/AH
Vessel Type
Other

Description

We are currently recruiting Marine Engineering Officers for the Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA), who hold either a Second Engineer Unlimited (Motor) CoC or Chief Engineer Unlimited (Motor) CoC.

Tour to leave ratio: 4 months on with 12 weeks leave.

Salary: Based on Experience

Pension: Civil Service Pension Scheme with an average employer contribution rate of 21%

Additional benefits

  • Port visits and operational stand-downs worldwide allow you to enjoy downtime in the places you visit
  • Mandated and career training courses funded by the RFA
  • Express career opportunities (role specific)

Due to Ministry of Defence (MOD) security regulations candidates must comply with one of the following;

  1. Born in the United Kingdom and hold a UK Passport
  2. Hold dual nationality and lived in the United Kingdom for at least 5 years (2nd country of origin must not have compulsory national/military service)
  3. A naturalised citizen of the United Kingdom and held a UK Passport for a minimum of 5 years.

Certification required

  1. 2nd Engineer Unlimited / Chief Engineer Unlimited (UK CoC)
  2. Unrestricted ENG1
  3. STCW 2010 refresher training (AFF, EFA, FPFF, PST, PSSR, PSC&RB)
  4. Medical First Aid
  5. High Voltage (Management)
  6. HELM (M)
  7. UK Passport
  8. Discharge Book

All candidates must hold the following vaccinations however, these are not initially required at the time of applying and are attained during the recruitment process.  

Vaccinations:

  1. Yellow Fever
  2. Tetanus, Diphtheria, Polio
  3. Hepatitis A
  4. Typhoid
  5. Meningitis C
  6. Measles, Mumps & Rubella
  7. Tuberculosis (Mantoux test for candidates under age 35 without a BCG scar or documentary evidence).
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