Naval Ship Outfit Engineer

  • Job Reference: 6960750/001
  • Date Posted: 7 May 2020
  • Recruiter: South West
  • Location: Glasgow, Glasgow City, Scotland
  • Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: Engineering & Infrastructure
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: on-going
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Venn Group

Reference: 6960750

Naval Ship Outfit Engineer

Scoutsoun, Glasglow

SC Clearance desired – candidates eligible for SC Clearance may also be considered


Our client, a leading Defence organisation, urgently require an experienced Engineer to undertake a defined range of Wholeship-Outfit activities including Outfit systems, compartment design and integration activities in line with all relevant processes and quality requirements

In order to be successful, it is essential that you have the following experience:


  • Knowledge and experience of naval and/or commercial ship outfit systems

  • Outfit includes the design or operation of: Deck coverings, Coatings, Insulation & Linings, Accommodation and Wet Spaces, Medical, Ship’s Access & Escape (i.e. doors, hatches, ladders. etc.), Evacuation & Lifesaving, removal routes, Commissariat, Galley & Laundry, Offices, Stores (incl. refrigerated) & Workshops, Human Factors awareness, Damage Control & Portable Firefighting, Equipment Procurement Packs, Rule sets: Def. Standards, Lloyds, Naval Rules, Compartment and Product Safety

  • Experience in Engineering or a Defence related industry

  • Strong understanding of Detail Design Requirements as immediate customer in Engineering Lifecycle

  • Working towards the requirements for registration as Incorporated Engineer or Chartered Engineer with the Engineering Council


Desirable experience:

  • Experience with AutoCAD or FORAN


Within this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Producing Layout Drawings for Outfit compartments for review by stakeholders

  • Updating Windchill PLM with mature parts, systems, occurrences and compartment data to ensure it correctly presents the baseline design

  • Preparing technical equipment specifications; develop designs in line with all specifications and standards and co-ordinate with suppliers to ensure delivery to the agreed specification

  • Supporting HAZIDs and Safety Reviews and Support Design Reviews and Zonal Reviews

  • Developing ship design specifications under guidance and carry out Engineering Design activities in line with specifications and all quality and technical standards, examples being development of outfit packages and general arrangements

  • Participating fully in developing, maintaining and modifying Outfit processes and procedures in assigned areas in response to technical developments and operational needs


This represents an excellent opportunity to secure a long term contract within a large and dynamic organisation.

For further information please contact Joanna Hutchings ( or 0117 284 0491