Project (IWE) Engineer

Techniche Global are working with an Engineering Defence Contractor to appoint a Project (IWE) Engineer to work at Rosyth Dockyard.

As part of the Warships in Harbour team, the Project Engineer is responsible for provide technical engineering support and direction for work packages under the waterline when platforms are afloat.

Termed as an In Water Capability Engineer within the Fleet Compliance Department at Rosyth Dockyard.

Key Responsibilities:

Aiding the delivery of projects ranging from 500K-5M during maintenance periods ranging from 4-50 weeks.

Development of techniques through innovation initiatives targeted at Design Authority Requirements categorised as “Docking Dependant”. 

Ensure that all tasks are carried out in accordance with cost, time and quality requirements.

Ensure correct Quality Documentation is reviewed and called for at commencement and throughout each project activity.

Management of subcontractors when required to complete areas of the work package.

Responsible for Fleet Operations adherence to Babcock Clyde Diving Safety Management Systems.

Arrange and chair look ahead meetings, at regular intervals, for IWE Work packages for identified platform.

Report to the IWE Manager on the progress of work packages and highlight any issues as required.

Actively lead IWE capability development and innovation initiatives. Integrate new IWMAR capabilities and establish as normal practice.

Coordinating contractors and providing engineering oversight for IWE work packages. Supporting continuous improvement processes of IWMAR technologies and processes.

Facilitating and enabling the functions and output of the IWE Manager.

Suitable Background and Experience Sought:

  • Underwater maintenance, inspection and repair techniques
  • Water Engineering
  • Marine Engineering
  • Submarine Systems and Equipment
  • Mechanical/Electrical Engineering
  • Safe Systems of Work
  • Risk Assessments
  • Quality Assurance
  • Health, Safety & Environment

Ideal Qualifications Required:

HNC in Engineering, Apprenticeship in Engineering or equivalent experience

APM Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ) or equivalent