Training Instructor and Field Support Engineer

Training Instructor and Field Support Engineer

Job Title: Training Instructor and Field Support Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896346_1571913929
Contact Name: Paul Lathbury
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 24, 2019 11:45

Job Description

Training Instructor & Field Support Engineer

Are you an Engineering Instructor with experience in Training Needs Analysis (TNA) ) with an awareness of Joint Service Publication (JSP) 822 and the Defence Systems Approach to Training (DSAT)?

This opportunity is an influential and a relatively autonomous job where the successful applicant can create and lead their training vision and make a mark on how Product training is utilised.

The Role
*You will be part of a Customer Support Training Team on challenging programmes and required to provide some base Training Needs Analysis (TNA) as well as the training design and instruction of Operator / Maintainer theoretical and practical Training Courses on Air Launched products.
*Be part of a long term training strategy, bringing the knowledge and experience gained during the training development to the final delivery to the customer. This delivery can be in the UK or Overseas.
*Production of Project Timeline Plans, Course Training Plans and Training Material development reports in support of development and delivery of theoretical and/or practical training to UK and overseas customers.
*Participate in developing, maintaining and modifying product training and engineering processes and procedures (where applicable) in assigned areas in response to technical developments and identified operational need. These will take into account future product updates and assist in the Continuous Improvements in Product Training Delivery.
*Lead Product Training and customer support activities for products at company sites or in the field and at Customer depots/workshops as necessary.
*Manage the delivery of operator and/or maintainer training packages and make inputs as required to cross-functional projects to ensure product training is delivered on time and to budget.
*This exciting role may also require you to step outside of your comfort zone and assist in product training delivery on sea or land based product systems. One of the most challenging and enjoyable aspects of CSS Product training is the diverse and varying amount of products that we support.

Experience / Qualifications
*Defence Instructor Qualification or civilian equivalent is desirable coupled with experience of working within a Training Team environment.
*Experience in Training Needs Analysis (TNA) with an awareness of Joint Service Publication (JSP) 822 and the Defence Systems Approach to Training (DSAT).
*Experience and a working knowledge of the Royal Air Force or Air Engineering Industry environment including Air Defence, weapon operator and maintainer training systems is preferable but not essential.
*Sound knowledge of the MoD structure and engineering processes is an advantage as you will be required to respond to technical queries from the Customer or provide support to design, trials or individual projects when required.
*Willingness to travel within the UK and overseas.

Training Instructor & Field Support Engineer
Location - Stevenage
Salary - Competetive

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 role is a permanent position

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