Job title: Shipwright Foreman
To direct and participate in the work undertaken by a team of Shipwright technicians and semi-skilled personnel in support of Al Jawf Class Minehunters.
Maintenance of Al Jawf Class Minehunters and associated support equipment in accordance with the RSNF Al Jawf Class Maintenance Management System.
Responsible to the Services Shop Head for the working standards and activities of a team of Shipwright technicians and semi-skilled personnel to support Al Jawf Class Minehunters. To lead and participate in the team’s work, which includes maintenance on hull and deck fittings in GRP structures, deck furniture, woodwork, tanks, ships cradle and other hull designated activities.
To assist the Shop head with the tasks required to administer the team and maintain good discipline in the working environment.
To deploy with the Forward Support unit (FSU) as required, with a team of technicians, to provide full technical support for the ships.
To implement MMS procedures and to ensure RSNF directives and codes of practice are followed.
To observe confidentiality of RSNF data at all times. To undertake any other duties assigned by the RSNF .
The RSNF may designate this billet as a training billet. The incumbent will be required to impart knowledge of position – related skills, duties and responsibilities in such a manner as to permit assimilation on the part of the trainee.
HNC or equivalent, or a combination of training and experience (e.g. in the Royal Navy) which provides an equivalent educational standard.
Experience in Shipwright / Joiner engineering field with two in a supervisory capacity.
Knowledge of the equipment fitted to the Al Jawf Class minehunter is also preferred.
An Ex-Naval Senior Rating with substantial workshop supervisory experience would also be suitable.
Expatriate Employee Benefits
In return for the required high levels of commitment and hard work you will receive a competitive salary, rent free accommodation, with access to free recreation facilities, all available within Company secured accommodation. In addition, a generous leave and travel allowance makes this an opportunity not to be missed.
On successfully securing a role your appointment to Saudi Arabia will initially be on single status. On commencement of employment in Saudi Arabia you will have the opportunity to apply to have your family join you in the future. A full health care scheme is provided within Saudi Arabia.
Saudi National Employee Benefits
In return for the required high levels of commitment and hard work you will receive a competitive salary and benefits package, including a generous leave and travel allowance, a full health care scheme and access to subsidised recreational facilities
At BAE Systems, we provide some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions and employ a skilled workforce of some 82,500 people in over 40 countries. Working with customers and local partners, we develop, engineer, manufacture and support products and systems to deliver military capability, protect national security and people and keep critical information and infrastructure secure.
All appointments in Saudi Arabia are subject to receipt of all necessary Government and/or Customer approvals.