James Fisher Nuclear is the supplier of choice to the nuclear industry in specialist design, engineering and manufacturing. James Fisher Nuclear (JFN) is an innovative and fast-growing organisation, our highly skilled teams and long standing heritage enable us to deliver solutions to the most demanding operational and technical challenges faced by our customer base.
The ROV R&D Engineer Mech or EC&I is responsible for the safe operation and maintenance of singular ROV Equipment, supporting the ROV element of operations, within the JFN site production areas of Egremont and during all client site based operations.
The ROV R&D Engineer Mech or EC&I is responsible for undertaking or complying with the following:
ROV Operations and Maintenance;
Health & Safety;
Key Duties and Responsibilities
UVS Operations and Maintenance
Undertake unmanned vehicle operations within the JFN Rig Halls at Egremont, or specified site based locations.
Undertake scheduled and breakdown maintenance within the JFN Rig Halls at Egremont, or specified site based locations.
Work with engineering teams to resolve technical, quality and schedule issues.
Health & Safety
Compliance with JFN Itinerant Worker Procedure SP014 and all Client specific standards and procedures.
Compliance with JFN Health & Safety policy.
Communicating H&S issues, including Near Misses and Accidents.
Adherence to RAMS and compliance with Safe Systems of Work.
Adherence to emergency arrangements for the site and work areas, including hazard awareness and PPE requirements.
Compliance with JFN Quality policies and procedures.
Compliance with all relevant internal and external standards.
Adherence to all project operations and maintenance Quality Control matters including management of spares, consumables, PPE and T&S.
Ongoing assessment of operations and maintenance processes and procedures to identify and support implementation of improvements.
Identifying and reporting new working methods, tooling or other systems that may improve efficiency.
Adherence to continual improvement initiatives such as visual management tools and toolbox talks.
Desirable Key Skills and Competencies
40 Recorded hours of ROV Operations OR
Experience of Submersible and Terrestrial equipment including Experience of Hydraulic and Electrical Manipulators, and Long Reach Tooling.
Experience of maintenance of ROV equipment.
Understanding of Electrical, Hydraulic and Mechanical Systems.
Experience in an engineering and/or manufacturing environment.
Experience in a highly regulated industry and good knowledge of quality management systems.
Excellent interpersonal, organisational, time management and decision making skills.
Time served apprenticeship or equivalent / relevant experience as determined by role requirements.
IOSH Working Safely or equivalent.
Vehicle specific qualifications.
Tertiary qualification in a technical or related discipline.
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