In order for the Irish Naval Service to properly defend Ireland's shores, many important roles must be carried out. One of them is the Engine Room Artificer. The Naval Service is currently recruiting for this role and this thrilling video captures exactly what's required of this exciting position.
The Engine Room Artificer plays such an important role in the Naval Service. Firstly, they maintain a regular watch in the Engine Control Room.·
The video also captures the life of the role on an Electrical Artificer, which is another important job in the Irish Naval Services. The EA ensures that any electrical equipment onboard to maintain the ship as a habitable platform, is maintained and working correctly. He or she will carry out immediate repairs on a wide variation of electrical equipment.· Among other things, the EA ensures sufficient power generation to meet the needs of the vessel. The Electrical Artificer carries out routine maintenance on all electrical equipment including, generators, main switchboards, internal/external lighting, RHIB's (rigid hull inflatable boat), navigation and radio equipment, and auxiliary plant and pumps. On top of all of that, an EA will be part of the Naval Armed Boarding Team, and become a Sea Fisheries Protection Officer, carrying out routine fishery inspections on-board fishing vessels.
If you're looking for a new career opportunity serving the State in a truly exciting environment, being an Engine Room Artificer could be the role for you. Visit this website for more information.