Mobile Authorised Person – Carver

November 14, 2023

Job Description

Job title: Mobile Authorised Person – Carver

Company: Highfield Professional Solutions

Job description: Our client has recently been awarded a 7-year contract for the maintenance and improvement of the Defence Built Estate, to include more than 20,000 assets.

The role

The Authorised Person (AP) is part of a team of Area AP’s which support the establishments within the area the delivery of HFM activities to ensure compliance. However, the AP reports to the Area Manager, appointed by the Authorising Engineer (part of the assurance team).


  • To produce Permits to Work,
  • To produce and issue Standing Instructions,
  • To assess candidates and issue Skilled Persons Appointments.
  • To prepare for audits and support the auditor during this audit.
  • To take ownership and lead the remediation/closure of Corrective Action Reports (CARs),
  • Regularly review the Skilled Persons register and keep up to date,
  • Provide technical support as required.

Could this be for you?

You will ideally hold an HNC or higher in a suitable Electrical or Mechanical subject, and have experience in practicing Authorised Person activities, Knowledge of working with planned maintenance, response maintenance and project management of small projects, as well as a solid trade qualification may suffice.


The role is for a multi-disciplinary AP. Through a reasonable (and agreed) period of time, via formal training, peer support and site familiarity; the AP will take on disciplines as detailed below. Depending on the candidate’s background, the strongest will usually be attained first;

  • Electrical (HV, LV, Hazardous Areas, Aeronautical Ground Lighting)
  • Petroleum
  • Mechanical (Pressure Systems)
  • Confined Spaces
  • Working at Height (Masts, Towers and Restricted High Places)

Why apply?

  • Up to £44000
  • Car / allowance and fuel card
  • Government-funded defence contract awarded this year for a min 7 years
  • Varied projects
  • Additional training and development
  • 25 days holiday (+ bank holidays)
  • Generous pension contribution
  • Healthcare cover
  • Life assurance

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Harrison Argyle

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