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USV Electrical Technicians
Near Dundalk, Co. Louth, Ireland
3+ years experience
Posted: 17-10-2022

Company: XOCEAN
Skills: Minimum 3 years’ experience in Industrial/Control system wiring
Experience: 3+ years
Education: Fully Qualified Electrician
Employment type: Full time
Location: Near Dundalk, Co. Louth, Ireland

Responsible for build, maintenance and repair of all USV electronic components and equipment used in our vessels.

Authorized Jobs in the next location(s): Ireland/EU
Company details

XOCEAN is an ocean data company – we collect data for clients ranging from mapping the seabed to monitoring the environment. However, we do this differently, instead of using conventional crewed survey ships, we have developed a marine robotic system known as an Unmanned Surface Vessel (USV).
Requirements & Summary

Responsible for build, maintenance and repair of all USV electronic components and equipment used in our vessels.

Main Duties & Responsibilities
▪ Electrical panel build & installation
▪ Conduct electrical maintenance on USVs
▪ Execution of FAT/SAT testing during commissioning
▪ Electrical design (power and communications)
▪ Compliance with, execution and promotion of Quality, Health and Safety standards on site at all times
▪ Managing and maintaining Quality, Environmental and Health & Safety standards
▪ Fault finding in mechanical and electrical systems
▪ Research & Development support on new USV technology

On occasion, this role may involve
▪ Accompanying USV offshore on support boat during testing
▪ Being responsible for generator servicing
▪ Conducting general mechanical maintenance of USV’s
▪ Monitoring workshop tooling and consumables levels and purchasing same, with approval from Supervisor
▪ Implementing, maintaining, managing and updating all standard operating procedures and processes appropriate to the
▪ Being responsible for training other team members to the required standards, including coaching and mentoring of others

Requirements: Essential Skills / Attributes and Experience
▪ Fully Qualified Electrician
▪ Significant previous experience as an Electrical Technician
▪ Minimum 3 years’ experience in Industrial/Control system wiring
▪ Hold full clean drivers’ licence
▪ Ability to interpret technical drawings or Standard Operating Procedures
▪ Ability to adhere to strict health and safety guidelines
▪ Ability to work to a high standard
▪ Ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team
▪ Ability to work under time pressure
▪ The successful candidate may be required to travel on occasion

Desirable Experience
▪ PLC/HMI development experience
▪ Generator/Battery system experience
▪ Marine maintenance experience – hobby/industrial would be acceptable
▪ Off-shore qualifications i.e. Powerboat licence, offshore survival, radio operators licence etc.

▪ Applicants must demonstrate how they meet the essential criteria. Desirable criteria may be used for further shortlisting.
▪ We thank all candidates for their interest, however due to very high volumes, only those who are selected for further
consideration, will be contacted directly.
▪ To be eligible for this position you must have a valid working visa / permit to work in Ireland.
▪ Closing date for applications is 26th October 2022.
▪ Please apply online and follow the instructions or submit your CV to

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