Weapons Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Nuclear Engineering, Defence

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  • Salary:

    £30-£70/hr Ltd Co

  • Contact:

    James Walker

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

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Weapons Engineer - Helensburgh - Contract 6 months - Rate £30-£70/hr Ltd Co
Key words / skills:  Weapons, Engineer, Naval, Marine, Combat Systems, Discharge Systems, SC Cleared, Security Cleared, British National.


Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working alongside Babcock Naval Marine in order to recruit a Weapons Engineer to work on a contract basis initially for 6 months based at Helensburgh.
As a Weapons Engineer you will be responsible for:
To carry out fault diagnosis, repair, and maintenance of Mechanical Tactical Weapons systems and equipment on all class of vessels based at, or visiting, HMNB Clyde or elsewhere as required.

Key Results Areas
Conduct planned maintenance, class modifications, alterations and additions on Tactical Weapons systems and equipment on board RN vessels.

Diagnosis and rectification of defects (including OPDEFs) on Tactical Weapons systems and equipment as reported by ship's staff, and where possible, the rectification of those defects in situ.

Ensure correct Quality Documentation is reviewed and called for at commencement and throughout each activity. (AC17, AC28)

Provide specialist advice and guidance to the customer on all aspects of Ordnance Tactical Weapons systems and equipment.

Updating, on a daily basis, the company software and databases to record employee overtime and absences.

Assist the Combat Systems Manager in maximising the utilisation, SQEP and the efficiency of the Ordnance section resource.

You will need to be a British national.
You will need to be SECURITY CLEARED / SC CLEARED.
You will be an experienced Weapons Engineer.
You will have a Naval / Marine background.

To discuss these Weapons Engineer vacancies please contact: James Walker 
Direct Dial: 0161 474 6856 or 07788668931

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd operates as both an employment business and agency. If your application is for a position based in the UK or EU, under European Employment Law you MUST be eligible to live and work there.

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