Vehicle and Mechanical Equipment Technician Apprenticeship

Royal Air Force

Vehicle and Mechanical Equipment Technician Apprenticeship


Royal Air Force, Blythswood New Town, Glasgow City

  • Part time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 2 weeks ago, 4 Jul | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 5f0d562d276641febd358c551802c34e

Full Job Description

Love getting your hands dirty and keeping things moving? As a Vehicle & Mechanical Equipment Technician, you'll be the unsung hero of the RAF, ensuring our land operations run smoothly.

From airfield support vehicles to hydraulic systems, you'll master diverse machinery, keeping the flow going wherever we fly. You will carry out repairs and adjustments on a range of land-based vehicles and equipment.

Meet Rotimi. From sport to friendships and family time, his role has helped him find the perfect work, life balance.

  • 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?

    Salary: £18.6k starting salary, £23.4k after 6 months and £27.2k after training + Benefits (Supported Accommodation, Travel, Food, Free Gym, Healthcare..)
    Location: Glasgow
    Company: Royal Air Force
    Hours: Part time
    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.