Engineer - Defence Engineering

21 Aug 2017
18 Sep 2017
Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Clearance Level
Job Type
Our client, a defence and technology specialist, is currently expanding their design team and is actively recruiting for Engineers to work in their Defence Engineering sector. All levels considered, with a background in Naval Architecture, Marine, Mechanical, Electrical Engineering as well as other Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) and related industry experience considered.

This opportunity is on a full-time permanent basis which is primarily based in Keynsham with the occasional requirement to travel to Bristol, Scotland and Plymouth.

As Engineer - Defence Engineering, you will:

Be trusted to investigate, develop and offer technical recommendations on real engineering challenges to our customer;
Build strong stakeholder networks through engagement with our wide customer base as well as our subcontractors;
Be engaged in the delivery of our existing and evolving business, which are focused on delivering the right outputs, to enable our customer to realise their desired outcomes.

Skills and Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree in a relevant STEM discipline OR Qualified to Foundation Degree/ HND / BTEC Level 5 in a relevant STEM discipline may be acceptable augmented by experience in a relevant engineering field.
Experience of working in a regulated industry with a wide and diverse stakeholder group is essential.
Experience of working within the Submarine Support Enterprise is highly desirable but not essential.
Experience of working with the Ministry of Defence is desirable but not essential.
Have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word & Microsoft Project.
Excellent communication skills are key, as you will be building and sustaining effective and lasting relationships with customer stakeholders.

Job Title: Engineer - Defence Engineering
Location Bristol, South West
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: DOE
Job ID:893620


Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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