Lead Marine Engineer

  • Job Reference: 1108699874-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2023
  • Recruiter: Talent84 Ltd
  • Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne
  • Salary: £15.66 to £17.91 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: x1.5 OT OTE £80k-£100
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Lead Marine Engineer

This role is for a dynamic and expanding diesel engine supply, service and repair company that has

operated successfully within the global marine and offshore market for more than 40 years. With

bases in the UK, Nigeria and Australia, the company has gained an excellent reputation in the marine


We are looking for a driven Lead Engineer with the ability to lead major overhauls on medium and

high-speed engines with a small team.

• Reports to: Operations Manager

• Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK office

Role purpose and Key responsibilities

• Manage all assigned jobs according to the technical and work instructions

• First line response to the job for delivery on time and quality issues

• Maintain contact with manager to establish existing workload and spares requirements

• Prepare for jobs by checking equipment, spares and documentation are ready

• Ensure that all job documentation is provided on a clear and timely basis

• Identify any areas that require remedial work or further attention and advise customer and

manager as necessary, take corrective action where appropriate

• Maintain a clean, organised and productive work area within the workshop and whilst on

customers sites and also including company vehicles and equipment

• Attend operational reviews and conduct pre-shift briefs

• Allocate engineers to jobs and specific tasks

Essential criteria

• Medium and High speed engine and ancillary equipment knowledge

• Management skills including motivation, training and development

• Ability to lead major engine overhauls

• Marine and Offshore industry experience

• QHSE knowledge

Salary Package

• overtime and allowances payable

• 25 days holiday

• Company pension