Currently, there are opportunities for fully qualified electricians within the Irish Naval Service. As an Electrical Artificer within the Irish Naval Service you will learn to manage, maintain and crew the ship as well as keep it operational. A Leading Electrical Artificer (L/EA) will be trained to perform the roles and responsibilities of a L/EA at sea and ashore, where selected candidates will be responsible to the ships Marine Engineering Officer for the installation, operation and maintenance of all electrical equipment onboard. Through this path, you will become a Non-Commissioned Officer (NCO) in charge of your respective department.
Applicants must be 18 years of age and under 27 years of age on the date of application.
A candidate for enlistment as an Electrical Artificer (EA) must have completed one of the following:
HETAC Level 7 Degree in Electrical Engineering (or equivalent).
HETAC Level 7 Degree in Electronic Engineering (or equivalent).
HETAC Level 7 Degree in Applied Physics and Instrumentation (or equivalent).
HETAC Level 7 Degree in Marine Electrotechnology.
FAS/SOLAS QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate Craft – Electrical.
FAS/SOLAS QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate Craft – Electrical Instrumentation.
FAS/SOLAS QQI Level 6 Advanced Craft Certificate – Instrumentation.
National equivalent of any of the above.
Salary: Approximately €34,000, increasing to approximately €44,000 on completion of training.
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