Senior Weapons Specialist

Ref No. EMP455608
Salary £30/hour
Benefits Weekend and shift premiums
Location Helensburgh, Scotland
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract (6 months)
Job Status Applicants Required


An opportunity has arisen for a Senior Weapons Specialist, based in Helensburgh at HMNB Clyde.


SC Clearance/Discharge systems and ordnance equipment experience

The Job

Main purpose of the job:
To carry out fault diagnosis, repair, and maintenance of Mechanical Tactical Weapons systems and ordnance equipment on all class of vessels based at, or visiting, HMNB Clyde or elsewhere if required.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:
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

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.

Due to the nature of the role suitable candidates must have full SC clearance and previous RN weapons experience (specifically discharge systems and ordnance equipment).
Suitable candidates must have NVQ Level 3 or equivalent (proof required)

The initial contract is 6 months
Rate of pay - £30/h Ltd/Umbrella, plus weekend and shift premiums

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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