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Class 1 Armourer 
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7/28/2020 11:33:30 AM 
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Ashchurch, Tewkesbury 
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Here at Babcock International we're looking to recruit an Armourer to be responsible for carrying out the inspection, servicing, repair, overhaul and conditioning of Armament, Ordnance and Weapon mountings, sight systems and general equipment including diagnostic inspection and examination duties.

You will service, repair, diagnose, inspect and support in the refurbishment of tracked and wheeled military vehicles and mechanical equipment associated with military use.

This is an exciting position to join a supportive team of four, with opportunities for further training and developments.

Other main tasks will include:

  •  Carry out work to the required standard and specification in accordance with the customer requirements, current regulations, local instructions, processes and technical publications
  •  To be responsible and accountable for the quality of own work by signature at inspection, and the completion of associated documentation in support of inspection/repair
  •  Perform Basic engineering skills including fabrication and repair of weapon components, carry out general manufacture and repair tasks

What do I need to do the role?

  •  You will be a Class 1 Armourer (essential)
  •  C&G Level 3, ONC or NVQ Level 3 qualification within a related Trade (highly desirable)

The position would likely suit an individual from a military background.

What else do I need to know?

Working hours are Monday to Thursday 7:30 - 16:00 and Friday 7:30 -12:30

 We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

About Babcock International

For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence Company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training. We are committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You will benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential. Armed Forces Covenant We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 weeks special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please visit our website. Application Guidance - Apply online vis this link

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