Armoured Vehicle Technician

Recruiter
Modis
Location
Dorset
Salary
£30000 to £38000 Per year
Posted
08 Jan 2017
Closes
01 Sep 2017
Industry
Defence
Discipline
Mechanical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Armoured Vehicle Technician / Mechanic
Permanent
£30,000 - £38,000
Engineering / Defence / Automotive / Military

Dorset

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the new wave of Armoured Fighting Vehicles that for the UK MOD and to work for a very well respected company within the industry.

You will work independently or with other Technicians/FSR's to provide vehicle maintenance and advice to MOD at static unit locations. You will be based at MOD barrack Repair Facility locations throughout the UK, where the vehicles are deployed.

*MOD unit Technical focal point for all vehicle related matters including modifications and defect reporting.
* Assess battle damage, warranty faults and recommend rectification procedures.
*Provide field feedback on technical issues and support System.
*Carrying out all levels 1/2 repairs and also upgrades / modifications, as per Design changes.
*Perform business support administration (timesheets, procurement of equipment, stocktaking, collect and report data) using provided IT

Required skills
*In depth Armoured Fighting Vehicle experience
*Fully qualified vehicle technician.
*Military VM1 / NVQ and/or City & Guilds Level 3:
 City and Guilds Pt1 and Pt2 (Motor Vehicle Technicians)
 City and Guilds Pt3 (Wheeled and Tracked Technology)
 Level 3 NVQ Extended Diploma in Engineering Maintenance (Mechanical)
 Level 3 Diploma in Engineering - Military Vehicles
*Full UK Driving license including Category H, legally allowed to drive in the UK.