Mine Clearance Diver

You’ll be part of a close-knit team based on shore or on board one of our sophisticated mine countermeasures (MCM) vessels disposing of multiple types of ordnance.

Before you apply

  • Talk to an adviser

    If you still have questions about the life, our duties in general, or this role in particular, feel free to speak to our online advisers.

  • Are you eligible?

    Age: 18-32
    Minimum qualifications: None
    Nationality: British, dual (British and other), Irish or Commonwealth

  • Check your fitness

    Can you complete a 2.4km runs (1.5 miles) in under 13 minutes 10 seconds (female 16 – 24) or and 11 minutes 9 seconds (male 16 – 24)? These times are adjusted for age as you progress through your career.

  • How to apply

    Fill in an online application to get the ball rolling. Or call 08456 07 55 55. Meet all the criteria and pass the initial tests and you will go on to initial training at HMS Raleigh.