Contract Type:12 Month Fixed Term Contract
Location: Plymouth
Salary:27,745 - 33,995
Job ID:MF/HQ7608

Our Client
Our client is a market leader in the support and maintenance work for surface ships and submarines for the Royal Navy. They have a large number of other sites and facilities across the UK that provides design and consultancy services as well as some equipment manufacturing capacity.

Main Purpose of Role
A Metallurgist is required to supplement the team on various component, platform and facility inspections for defect identification and categorisation. Incoming material validations, welder qualification, materials and component testing form a part of the laboratory based services provided. Metallurgical advice is also regularly requested along with unique testing and failure investigations.

Key Skills and Knowledge
In addition to Metallurgy / Materials it is important to have a general engineering appreciation and understanding of how components, equipment and machines function and can fail.
A good understanding of corrosion would be beneficial.
You must be able to fit into a small team and improve any inexperience quickly.
Competencies in SCC inspections, materials testing, UKAS, quality control or failure investigation would be an advantage.

A degree or equivalent knowledge and experience.

Job Characteristics
You must be willing to work on board submarines and in radiological controlled areas. Occasion shift working may be required during short busy periods and to support infrequent overnight trials on board.

Successful candidates will need to satisfy Ministry of Defence security requirements and may be required to complete a medical assessment.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency.Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Plymouth

Salary : Neg

Date Advertised : 12 Nov 2012

Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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