Air & Space Operations Specialist (Aerospace Systems)

Apply From: 9th of September 2018
Application Deadline:
Salary: £20000.00 per year
Start Date: Ongoing

Would you like to join an elite team controlling offensive, defensive and combat support aircraft? As an Air & Space Operations Specialist (Aerospace Systems) you’ll manage some of the world’s most sophisticated technology. Working with cutting-edge of computer information systems to search the skies for potential threats.

Throughout your training you will gain a level 3 Digital Support Technician Apprenticeship. This will accompany the world-class training you will receive and allow you to progress to work as part of a close-knit team performing in vital roles both in the UK and overseas. You can be placed on standby to go anywhere in the world to support aircrew and ground forces. Whilst working on the Ballistic Missile Early Warning System, you’ll have the opportunity to watch for missile launches around the world, track objects in space and provide support to the United States Space Network.

If you have the aptitude and complete the required training, you will have the opportunity to apply to become an Air Operations (Control) Sergeant.


Requirements

Be aged 16-47

GCSE at Grade C/4-5 or SCE Standard Grades at Grade 2/Scottish National 5 in English Language and GCSE at Grade C/4-5 or SCE Standard Grades at Grade 2/Scottish National 5 in Maths

UK citizen or dual/UK holder

Health requirements: BMI and Eye sight checks

Fitness requirements: 2.4Km run, Press-ups & Sit-ups

 

Salary

During training = £17,500 (plus benefits)

Upon completion of specialist training = £20K+ (plus benefits)

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