Marine Electrical/ Electronics Foreman

Berthon has an opportunity available for an experienced Marine Electrical/ Electronics Foreman to lead our highly skilled team of marine electricians and apprentices on major refits, repairs, upgrades, equipment updates, new installations, and in-service-support for military, commercial and yacht customers.

The following are essential for this role:

Knowledge and skills

  • Qualified marine electrical/electronics engineer
  • Proven track record in a team leadership role
  • Ability to communicate at all levels of the organisation
  • Ability to give technical input into specifications and estimating
  • Excellent diagnostic skills with the ability to work to exacting standards
  • In depth knowledge of marine electrical DC and AC systems
  • Self-starter, motivated, reliable, good eye for detail, and proven track record in electrical and electronics and team leadership.

Advantageous experience:

Experienced in marine electronic installations, fault diagnostics and service support of market leading electronics including:

  • Raymarine
  • Garmin
  • B&G
  • Simrad
  • Victron
  • Mastervolt
  • Digital switching systems e.g. C-Zone, EmpirBus

Main Duties and responsibilities

  • Lead a team of marine electricians and apprentices and provide technical support
  • A wide range of electronic and electrical installations, repairs and upgrades
  • A wide range of instrument and wiring upgrades
  • Fault diagnosis on a range of engine electronic management systems, navigation systems and battery monitoring systems
  • Commissioning, dock side trials, sea trials and collection & delivery trips
  • Able to work on own initiative to provide off-site support to commercial customers
  • Working in a team with other trade foremen to produce a quality product to budget and on time

Pay and conditions

  • £23.65 per hour
  • 40 hour working week
  • Overtime at 1.5x available at busy periods
  • Notional dividend (subject to qualifying period)
  • Contributory pension scheme: 5% employee, 3% employer
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Flexible time off up to 2 days per pay period (subject to scheme rules)
  • 33 days’ annual leave including public and bank holidays
  • Training available including Raymarine, Garmin, B&G, Simrad, EmpirBus, CZone etc

If you feel you meet the requisite criteria and want to work in a company that values its staff, now and into the future, please apply in writing by sending a completed application form along with your CV to:

Keith Longman
Berthon Boat Company Limited
The Shipyard, Bath Road
Lymington, Hampshire
SO41 3YL


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