Marine Field Engineer

Sydney Based - Domestic and International Travel

Acutec is looking for a maritime communications technical specialist with a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience to join our team. The following skills and experience are essential:

  • Installation commissioning and fault finding of Sea Tel VSAT and TVRO Ku and C band products
  • Outstanding fault finding skills
  • Excellent written and verbal English
  • iDirect satellite equipment
  • Data and Voice networking
  • RF communications test equipment
  • Other marine electronics equipment
  • Ability and willingness to travel worldwide

This interesting and varied technology job will entail installing, commissioning, servicing and supporting of satellite, IT and A/V equipment on large private yachts, cruise ships, warships, commercial vessels and offshore facilities, working to the very highest professional standards.

Your field work will be on vessels located around Australia, Asia Pacific and occasionally in other regions around the world. You'll be resourceful and enjoy the challenge of working independently in remote ports and occasionally at sea. You must also be comfortable with small aircraft and helicopter and small boat transfers, working at heights and being away from home for short periods.

You will need appropriate industry and/or university qualifications. To keep you (and us) at the top of the game, you'll receive on-going training and career development opportunities. If you aren't already, then we want to help you to develop your skills to become the best in the industry.

Examples of additional highly desirable skills, experience and qualifications include:

Sea Tel and Inmarsat OEM qualifications

  • Satellite TV distribution systems experience
  • Sea time as a professional mariner
  • Current BOSIET or other similar training
  • Experience in one or all of our key markets of super yachting
  • cruise ships and oil and gas
  • In depth networking and IT experience
  • Technical help desk and support skills
  • Appropriate H&S qualifications

An attractive salary package will be offered to the right candidate. Whilst we prefer to receive applications from people with the right to live and work in Australia, visa assistance can be provided to particularly capable and suitably qualified candidates from overseas.

If you meet the pre-requisites above, we would like to hear from you. Please email jobs@acutec.com.au. Your expression of interest or application will be treated in confidence.

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