Royal Navy Engineering

Be challenged. Be Rewarded. Become a Royal Navy Engineer.

Explore what it means to be a Royal Navy Engineer, and how you can build the future you want in engineering.

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Danny, Weapons Engineer

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If you can fix a bike,
you can have a career with the Royal Navy

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My Kit

MY KIT

Engineering Technician
(Weapon Engineering)

Gun Cleaning Tools, Torch, Hammer, Socket Set, Squash Racquet, MP3 Player, Hair Trimmer, Family Photos, A Good Read, Light Weapons Protection Oil, Pliers, Adjustable Spanner Screwdriver

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ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN (MARINE ENGINEERING) (SUBMARINER)

You’ll help maintain our submarine fleet, working on everything from air conditioning to the nuclear reactors.

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ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN (MARINE ENGINEERING) (SUBMARINER)

What you need:

Ability to cope in challenging situations

What you get: 

Starting salary of at least £14,492

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Interested in
fixing things?

Wondering what
to do after school?

Fast-track to an advanced apprenticeship with all Engineering Technician roles, study for a foundation degree – and earn £1,200 a month from day one.

Studying
engineering?

Or recently graduated?

Build the engineering career you want.
And get £27,000 for joining.

Why I chose royal Navy engineering

Beth, Marine Engineer Officer (Submariner)

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ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN (WEAPON ENGINEERING) (SUBMARINER)

You’ll be responsible for the arsenal of weapons on board our submarines including Trident nuclear missiles. 


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ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN (WEAPON ENGINEERING) (SUBMARINER)

What you need:

Ability to cope in challenging situations

What you get: 

Starting salary of at least £14,492

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You're Eligible

My Kit

MY KIT

Engineering Technician
(Weapon Engineer)

Flip Flops, Rivet Gun, Duct Tape, Phone, SOG PowerLock Multi-tool, Torch, DVD Set, Fishing Rod and Spinner, Sun Cream, Hammer, Installation Tester, Notebook and Pen, Ratchet Screw Driver Set

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MARINE ENGINEER OFFICER (SUBMARINER)

You’ll lead teams of skilled technicians, responsible for keeping the submarine and its systems in top working condition.

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MARINE ENGINEER OFFICER (SUBMARINER)

What you need: 

Technical expertise and leadership skills

What you get: 

The chance to become a Chartered Engineer

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You're Eligible

WANTED: EXPERIENCED
ENGINEERS LOOKING FOR

THE NEXT STEP.

Travel the world and build your skills with world-class training on state-of-the-art kit and be in a leadership position from the start.

My Kit

MY KIT

Marine Engineer Officer

Bunk Photos (Family & Friends), Shoe Shine Kit, Party Wig, Ear Protectors, MP3 Player, Notebook, Torch, Compact Shampoo & Soap Bars, Sewing Kit, Mug (for thinking time), Vacuum-Pack Bags and Clothes.

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Why I Chose Royal Navy Engineering

James, Weapons Engineering Technician

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COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS SPECIALIST (SUBMARINER)

You’ll send vital, often secret, messages aboard one of the Royal Navy’s most formidable fighting machines.  

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COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS SPECIALIST (SUBMARINER)

What you need:

Ability to cope in challenging situations

What you get:

Starting salary of at least £14,492

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You're Eligible

WEAPON ENGINEER OFFICER (SUBMARINER)

The team of technicians you lead will be responsible for keeping your submarine combat ready.

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WEAPON ENGINEER OFFICER (SUBMARINER)

What you need: 

Leadership, fitness, sense of adventure

What you get: 

Opportunities to study for qualifications

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You're Eligible
Film on ship

A DAY IN THE LiFE

LIAM, WEAPONS ENGINEER
Type 45 flight deck becomes a film deck.


My Kit

MY KIT

Weapon Engineer Officer

Smartphone, Tablet, Multi-Charger/Connector, D-SLR Camera & Lenses, Local Language Book, Trusty Pens, Cycling Multi-tool, Torch, Notebook, Mini-tripod, Coffee Flask.

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