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Weapon Technician Apprenticeship

Pay: £18.6k starting salary, £23.4k after 6 months and £27.2k after training + Benefits (Supported Accommodation, Travel, Food, Free Gym, Healthcare..)
Location: TELECOMMUTE UK Carlisle Carlisle United Kingdom Residential
Category: Entry Level
Available from: Immediately
Finishes on: Ongoing Position
Type of work: Full Time, Indoor & Outdoor
Job reference: E06296287
Construction/Maintenance Services/Trades, Defence/Security, Engineering, Government, Manufacturing/Industrial 2024-03-29 2025-03-28

Job Description

The RAF is No Ordinary Employer.
A career in the RAF is about discovering your natural talent and working together to find out what makes you happy, productive and brings you the most value in your life.

Further Faster. Many of our roles don’t require experience. You’ll receive basic and specialist training in your field and we’ll be focused on your path throughout your career. Your success is vital to us!

THE MISSION: Stronger together, Make a Difference. Every member of the RAF is valuable, every role is dependent on another to get the job done. Discover how you could be a part of a force making a real change.

Why Join the RAF?

Thanks to subsidised food, travel and accommodation and free gym you get more money in your pocket. Travel the world and explore incredible destinations while serving your country.

You will also benefit from health and dental care, pension, discounts across retail, holidays, cars etc through the Defence Discount Service.

The Role of Weapon Technician

As a Weapon Technician you will be in charge of maintaining and managing weapons and explosives, making sure they’re ready at a moment's notice.

From aircraft bombs to smart missiles, you'll master the latest technology and take responsibility for their maintenance, repair and even building them yourself.

Meet Foxy: Hear about Weapon Technician and former apprentice. Foxy’s journey in the RAF, from starting his course to learning to fly.

Think you're up for the challenge?

  • Minimum education requirements: GCSE grade C/4 in English, Maths and a Science/Technology subject.
  • Be aged 16-47 (must attest before 48th birthday).
  • Be a citizen of the UK or dual UK/ other nationality
  • Commit to a minimum 3 years post-training.
  • Pass the Defence Aptitude Assessment and Fitness Test.

Ready to unlock your potential?

Limited spots available! Apply now and take your first step to an extraordinary career.

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