System Engineer – RFA

Published 21st November 2017

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

Description

We are currently recruiting Systems Engineering Officers / Electro Technical Officers (ETO’s) for the Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA).

Candidates must hold either an ETO CoC or HND/FD in electrical & electronic engineering with 2 years minimum sea service in the role of ships electrician.

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. ETO CoC or HND/FD in Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  2. Minimum of two years sea going experience in the role of ships electrician
  3. Unrestricted ENG1
  4. STCW 2010 refresher training (AFF, EFA, FPFF, PST, PSSR, PSC&RB)
  5. UK Passport
  6. 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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