Kongsberg Maritime - Deck Machinery and Motion Control

Modern Apprentice (Assembly Fitter)

For over 200 years KONGSBERG has made solutions that enable people around the world to deliver extreme performance under extreme conditions. Today we are a world leader in several areas within maritime operations, defence, aerospace, and the oil and gas industry. Our strength is to put together centres of expertise around products, technologies and market needs.

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our Commercial Marine business for the key role of 2 x Modern Apprentices based at our Dalgety Bay site in Dunfermline. On site we manufacture stabiliser and steering gear systems for both commercial and naval customers as well as having the capability to service all commercial marine equipment in the UK. The successful candidate will undertake a broad training program within the operations team including, mechanical assembly, inspection, test and spend time in other areas of the business gaining an understanding of how the business operates. The modern apprenticeship will consist of the completion of an SVQ level 2 and a National Certificate in the first year at Fife College, continuing on to do an SVQ level 3 in the workplace over the following 2.5 years.

Key Accountabilities

• Work as part of a team to assemble Kongsberg equipment in accordance with engineering drawings and build procedures.
• Working on hydraulic systems preparing equipment for testing with customer.
• Problem solving as required to overcome manufacturing challenges.
• Support the service team in the repair and overhaul of Kongsberg equipment in the workshop.
• Work with the leadership team to manage HSE and drive continuous improvement.

The Applicant

• A keen learner and self-motivated
• Ability to understand the importance of good work ethic
• Good interpersonal, communication, Numeracy and IT skills
• An aptitude for problem solving
• Ability to work as a team member in a busy environment

Minimum Qualifications & Requirements
• Minimum of 3 National 5 passes to include English, Maths and a Science/Technical Subject
• NC or a relevant Engineering or Educational Qualification
• Valid EU Passport or other current permission to work in the UK

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