Naval Specialist Training Instructor – Sonar Technician

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NAVAL SPECIALIST TRAINING INSTRUCTOR  – SONAR TECHNICIAN

Grade: 6 

Location: Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

JOB PURPOSE

BAE Systems is the UK Government’s nominated Prime Contractor under the Government-to-Government arrangements that are in place to provide equipment, support and training to Saudi Arabia. We provide maintenance of Royal Naval Forces ships and train RSNF personnel safely in a training environment in how to use their ships and equipment.

The post holder will be responsible for delivering Naval Specialist Training (NST) at the Technical Institute for Naval Studies (TINS), located in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Dammam. Specifically, the post holder will be responsible for training the Royal Saudi Naval Force (RSNF) student’s in serviceability, readiness and accuracy of systems associated with the operation and maintenance of Sonar systems for their Sonar Technician (ST). Preparing them to help maintain, diagnose and repair complex sensors guaranteeing they are fully operational. The post holder will also deliver basic electrical and electronic theory and practical skill training using the FACET training system.

JOB ACCOUNTABILITIES

The post holder is responsible for:

• Delivering Naval Specialty Training curriculum (including relevant elements of Basic Skills Training), and, in particular, Sonar Technician specific elements.

• Supporting invigilation activities for assessments.

• Supporting remedial training activities.

• Writing assessment materials.

• Supporting the continuous improvement of courseware materials and media.

• Writing student reports as required to meet customer requirements.

• The post holder will ensure the completion of any other reasonable request by their line manager, which aligns with Company business.

• The post holder will be expected to operate to a standard of absolute integrity and professionalism.

• Complete BAE SDT mandatory training.

RECRUITMENT SPECIFICATION

Essential

The post holder must:

Have a minimum of IELTS 5.0 for non-native English language speakers.

Be a graduate of an advanced military trade school or an industry equivalent.

Have proven experience performing the role of Weapons Engineer Technician or equivalent.

Desirable

The post holder should:

Have recent instructional experience.

Have successfully completed an approved / accredited Instructional Techniques course.

EXPATRIATE EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

In return for the required high levels of commitment and hard work you will receive a competitive salary, rent free accommodation and access to free recreation facilities, all available within Company secured accommodation. In addition, a generous leave and travel allowance makes this an opportunity not to be missed. On successfully securing a role your appointment to Saudi Arabia will initially be on single status. On commencement of employment in Saudi Arabia you will have the opportunity to apply to have your family join you in the future. A full health care scheme is provided within Saudi Arabia.

SAUDI NATIONAL EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

In return for the required high levels of commitment and hard work you will receive a competitive salary and benefits package, including a generous leave and travel allowance, a full health care scheme and access to subsidised recreational facilities

BAE Systems

At BAE Systems, we provide some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions and employ a skilled workforce of some 82,500 people in over 40 countries.  Working with customers and local partners, we develop, engineer, manufacture and support products and systems to deliver military capability, protect national security and people and keep critical information and infrastructure secure.

All appointments in Saudi Arabia are subject to receipt of all necessary Government and/or Customer approvals.

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    We want everyone here to feel valued and empowered to thrive. Who you are should never define what you can do. We believe when you bring together different people and different perspectives it inspires creativity and drives innovation. It helps us fulfil our purpose and it’s integral to our culture. Everyone is heard and respected here.
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    If you’re curious, hungry for more responsibility, and prepared to step out of your comfort zone, there are endless opportunities to grow with us. At every stage of your career our first-class training, coaching and development programmes, role models and mentors will help you embrace your potential and take the next step.
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    Great work deserves benefits that go beyond your salary. Whether it’s health, wellbeing, or financial security for you and your family – our flexible benefits help you focus on what’s important to you.
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    Together we embrace every opportunity to have a positive impact. On the world around us, our communities, and each other.
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