Maritime Satellite Technical Specialist

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Sydney Based - Domestic and International Travel


Acutec is looking for applications from marine satellite technical specialists with a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience to join our team. In depth experience in all of the following areas is essential:


  • Sea Tel VSAT and TVRO both Ku and C band products
  • Inmarsat maritime terminals
  • Commissioning of satellite modems
  • Computer networking
  • RF / Communications test equipment
  • Other marine electronics equipment

To succeed, you will also require:

  • Outstanding fault finding skills
  • Excellent written and verbal English
  • Ability and willingness to travel worldwide

The position would entail installing, commissioning, fault finding and servicing satellite equipment on large private yachts, cruise ships, warships, commercial vessels and offshore facilities, working to the very highest professional standards.

You must be resourceful and able to work independently at sea or in remote locations. You must also be comfortable with travelling, small aircraft and helicopter flight, working at heights and being away from home for short periods.

You will need appropriate industry and/or university qualifications. And to keep you (and us) at the top of the game, you'll receive on-going training and career development opportunities.

Examples of additional desirable skills, experience and qualifications include:

  • Sea Tel and Inmarsat OEM qualifications
  • Satellite TV distribution systems experience
  • Sea time as a professional mariner
  • Military experience / security clearances
  • Superyacht experience
  • In depth networking and IT experience
  • Technical helpdesk / support skills
  • Appropriate H&S qualifications / tickets

Persons with the right to live and work in Australia are preferred. However visa assistance may be provided to particularly capable and suitably qualified candidates that do not fall into this category. To register your interest, please contact us. All correspondance will of course be treated in confidence.



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