A vehicle will be made available to carry out your duties
An RNLI asset within the North & East England region
Our purpose is simple, to save lives at sea. Since the 19th century, our crews have been risking their lives to save those who are in danger of drowning. We’re looking for a Coastal Estates Engineer based in the North or East of England to join our Engineering and Supply Team.
Some of the benefits
Salary £35,993 - £42,345 (dependent on experience)
26 days’ annual leave plus Bank Holidays
Outstanding pension scheme (contributions of up to 16% of basic salary)
Health and dental cashplan
As a Coastal Estates Engineer, you will be tasked with focus on the following areas:
To undertake condition inspections, prepare reports and recommend maintenance/modification works as necessary to ensure they are compliant with current legislation, RNLI policies/performance requirements and remain safe and operational at all times.
To identify requirements for specialist inspections and assessments, evaluate technical reports and recommend maintenance and modification works as necessary.
To prepare specifications, schedules and other tender documentation arising out of condition inspections, specialist assessment or in line with the Regional Estates Strategy and manage the subsequent projects ensuring the RNLI discharges all duties under the Construction Design and Management Regulations 2015 and/or the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations 2013, contract management, seeking statutory permissions and engagement with internal or external stakeholders such as Local Authorities, Building Control, Marine Management Organisation and the Environment Agency as required.
To manage the annual programme of Lifeguard unit movements including delivery of new assets within CEE Area as tasked by the Regional Estates Manager, to include contract preparation and supervision, obtaining planning and/or landowner permission, building regulation consent and engagement with internal or external stakeholders.
To be considered as the Coastal Estates Engineer you will need extensive practical experience of managing buildings and construction/ maintenance works at a professional level, ideally in a maritime environment. You will thrive in an environment where you are managing and delivering multiple concurrent projects over diverse geographical and technical areas, using skill and sound judgement to provide practical solutions to engineering problems safely and efficiently.
If you want to support our organisation’s aim to reduce drowning as our new Coastal Estates Engineer, this could be the role for you. Please apply via the button shown.
This post requires a valid driving licence.
The RNLI is committed to safeguarding; ensuring the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk. We expect all employees and volunteers to share this commitment. The suitability of all prospective employees and volunteers will be assessed during the recruitment process in line with this commitment. This will include relevant criminal record checks being carried out dependent on the eligibility of the role. (England & Wales; DBS check, Scotland; Disclosure Scotland PVG, Northern Ireland; Access NI, Republic of Ireland; Garda Vetting).
We are an equal opportunities employer.