Defence

Engineer

Staff or Contractor

Job Description

To develop work plans for discrete areas, including identification of improvements to systems, capabilities and/or process. To use existing and emerging engineering practice to deliver work plans, which improve systems and products and provide advice and services for the benefit of customers. To generate and present documentation and reports internally and externally in order to meet the needs of the customer, including; maintaining capability, integrity, standards; and/or communicating advice and knowledge and/or promoting reputation. To mentor and provide engineering advice to other team members to improve the effectiveness of the team. To carry out continuing professional development in line with current and future needs.
The key responsibilities for these roles include:
• Supporting managers in performing physical and technical assessments.
• Supporting managers in appropriately providing advice and guidance to MOD and Government customers.
• Manage the equipment holdings of the section, ensuring all equipment is working correctly, calibrated, packed and ready to deploy on trial.
• Preparing and reviewing technical and logistic documentation, preparing and reviewing technical standards, including all the necessary stakeholder engagement.


Requirements

Must have DV.
Essential – ONC in an Electronics or Telecommunications Engineering Discipline or appropriate equivalent engineering qualification.
The incumbent must hold a full UK driving licence.
The incumbent must have a good awareness/experience of Electromagnetic Environmental Effects (E3) or working in an RF engineering environment.
Desirable – Awareness of Counter-Eavesdropping (TSCM)
Any Qualifications required – None

COVID-19

We wanted to provide you with an update on Westlakes Recruit’s preparations to protect our operations from any disruption caused by the Coronavirus outbreak. First and foremost, our thoughts are with all of our clients, candidates, colleagues and friends whose families are affected by this global event.

We are confident our business has the resilience to continue to offer an excellent service to clients and candidates, whilst following the latest government guidance in terms of protection measures from COVID-19.

During this period, please use the following contact details:

Recruitment:
clairewilcock@westlakesrecruit.co.uk
07917806699

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