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Commercial Diving Equipment & Hyperbaric Chambers Manufacturers


SMP Ltd Announce Staff Expansion

Tue 19th June 2018

In response to our planned expansion into new markets we are now looking to recruit across our desig
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SMP LTD Easter Opening 2017

Thu 13th April 2017

Please be advised of the following SMP LTD office opening times for the forthcoming Easter Holiday.
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Oceanology International 2016

Fri 4th March 2016

OCEANOLOGY INTERNATIONAL 201615th - 17th March 2016 ExCeL London United Kingdom Visit us on Stand R1
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Pat Murphy

Tue 20th October 2015

It is with great sadness that we announce that Pat Murphy, one of our longest serving employees, pa
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SMP Apprentices achieve success
SMP LTD apprentices

Mon 10th August 2015

SMP LTD congratulate their apprentices on passing their exams for the academic year 2014/2015 and we
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Submarine Manufacturing and Products Ltd
Submarine Manufacturing and Products Ltd
Blackpool Road, Newton, Nr. Kirkham
Preston, Lancashire, UK, PR4 3RE

Email: Click here to send us email
Tel: +44 (0)1772 687775
Fax: +44 (0)1772 687774

We are BSI Registered

We are BSI Registered for ISO 9001 & ISO 14001

Employment Opportunities at SMP

Current employment vacancies at SMP

SMP operate from premises in Kirkham, Lancashire (near Preston).

For general vacancies at SMP please email your CV with a covering letter to

Senior Electrical Engineer - REVISED!


Design Engineer

As we continue to grow we now have a requirement for an experienced hands-on senior electrical engineer to take on the responsibility for electrical build quality, leading the electrical engineering team and be proactive in the site maintenance. This will include liaising with design at all stages of quotations and manufacturing to improve, innovate and develop our products, supporting management to ensure delivery promises are met and quality standards maintained. This may also include offsite work to commission and maintain equipment at out customers sites

An attractive salary is on offer for the right candidate, along with private healthcare and a contributory pension scheme

Standard hours of work are 08:00 to 16:30 Monday to Friday, with additional hours being worked as needed

08:00 - 16:30 Core Hours


Job Type:
Full Time

Skills and Experience:

  • For this position a minimum of 5 years demonstrable experience is required, ideally within a senior engineering role with knowledge of industrial manufacturing.
  • Strong electrical knowledge of 3PH 380-440v, 230vAC, low voltage applications and DC control systems
  • Experience with specifying electrical distribution systems and panels, protection, transformers, motors, switch-gear and operator control interfaces
  • Capable of systematic fault finding and rectification to ensure correct operation of electrical and systems based equipment
  • Perform factory acceptance testing (FAT) including continuity/resistance, MCB and assist in building of documented certification package
  • Experience with PLC's.
  • Electrical systems design experience would be beneficial for this role
  • IT literate and some knowledge of MS office and ERP systems

If you have the relevant experience and would enjoy working with a friendly team please send an up to date CV to .


SMP are firmly established as one of the world’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of commercial diving equipment. We manufacture Hyperbaric Decompression Chambers, Saturation Diving Systems, Hot Water Machines, Diver Gas Supply Panels, Containerised Diving Solutions and 'Diver Launch and Recovery Systems'.

SMP also design and manufacture bespoke diving solutions in a “special” projects team. We also supply commercial diving equipment including Kirby Morgan diving helmets, Coltri breathing air compressors, Cortland surface supplied diving umbilicals, underwater camera systems, underwater lighting, hydraulic underwater tools, and underwater Non Destructive Test equipment.