WEAPONS ENGINEERING SUBMARINER
Being an Engineering Technician (Weapon Engineering) means taking responsibility for the serviceability, readiness and accuracy of systems that make a Royal Navy Ship a Warship. You will be keeping advanced electronic systems, communications, information systems and weapons ready for action anywhere in the world.
Take responsibility for the safety of your crewmates, whether that’s identifying a potential threat, or ensuring your ship is able to defend itself.
- Maintain, diagnose and repair complex communications, sensors and weapon systems, guaranteeing missiles, guns and anti-submarine torpedoes are fully operational.
- Get your hands on some of the most sophisticated electronic equipment in existence, working with your team, and under the guidance of the Engineer Officer.
- Complete daily rounds, checking equipment to ensure the ship remains operational, and finding innovative solutions when there’s a problem.
Why Work For Us?
Skills and interests:
o Quick thinkers who get things done
o A passion for working with the latest equipment and technology
o Team players and potential leaders
o Physically and mentally fit professionals
Qualifications you’ll gain:
o Attain a level 2 Apprenticeship in Performing Engineering Operations
o Progress to gain a level 3 Apprenticeship in Engineering Maintenance
o Potential to gain a Foundation Degree in Engineering
o Gain specialist vocational qualifications as your career progresses
o Opportunity to study for GCSEs, A-Levels, NVQs or a degree
Skills you’ll develop:
o Learn how to command, lead and manage
o Streamlined route to registering as EngTech and IEng with the IET
o There are no minimum qualification requirements
o You must be aged between 16-39
o You must be British/British Dual National who has lived in the UK continuously for the 5 years prior to applying