Elec-Tech Cadetship FD & HND - September 2019
Fleet - Ship Based

Job reference: FSB-CAD-004618

Location: Fleet - Ship Based

Closing date: Not specified

Employment type: Temporary/Contractor

Department: Cadet

Job Description:

As an Electro-Technical cadet, you will have responsibility for the maintenance of the ship's electro-technical equipment including the electrical generating plant, electronic/automated control systems, bridge navigational equipment and entertainment systems. Crucially your duties will involve evaluating any problems that arise, making quick and effective decisions and taking the appropriate corrective measures.

Job Requirements:

In order to be eligible for sponsorship, applicants must own a British passport or should be EU nationals and a resident in the UK for a minimum of 12 months.

HND: High grade passes at GCSE (grades 5-9) or the equivalent in English, Maths, Physics or Combined Science and at least one other subject.


Plus (Foundation Degree/Scottish Diploma Entry Route)

A Level or Level 3 equivalent with a minimum of 120 UCAS points or 48 UCAS Tariff points (including a numerate based subject in either Math or Science).

Scottish Diploma- Higher Maths (A-C) or Higher Physical Science (Physics/Chemistry/Technological studies etc.) (A-C) and National 5 English (A-C)



A Level Maths (A-D) or A Level Physical Science (A-D) and GCSE English (A-C)


To increase your opportunity of a career with Carnival UK, you would have completed a Level 3 course such as;

Pre- Cadetship or an equivalent level of qualification in Electrical or Engineering (e.g. BTEC National Diploma or GNVQ Advanced)

For all candidates:

  • Excellent Team player
  • People focused with good communication skills
  • Calm, & composed, can adapt well to a changing environment
  • Self driven and motivated to learn
  • Strong organisational skills, ability to prioritise, whilst working to strict deadlines


Also you will be required to demonstrate a good knowledge of engineering including practical skills associated with this role.



The closing date for this job has now passed.