Supportability / ILS Engineer (Defence)

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Military and Defence
£30,000 per annum
South West England
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Supportability / ILS Engineer (Defence)
£30,000 per annum


A qualified and experienced Supportability Engineer is required to lead Project and Systems Engineers in influencing system designs for reliability, maintainability and ease of support. Also to specify, design, develop and field support solutions for a variety of proprietary systems.

The ideal candidate will have:

Experience of the operation, maintenance and support of land and / or marine systems.

Experience of implementing supportability engineering programmes of work.

The ability to assess designs and prototypes for Ease of Maintenance.

The ability to derive maintenance task inventories, tools, spares, packaging, facilities and other resource requirements for identified maintenance tasks.

Experience as a Supportability Engineer (ILS Engineer) within Defence Acquisition (desirable).

Thorough understanding of Defence Standards and Publications for ILS and R&M (desirable).

General computer literacy.

Good report writing and presentation skills.

Recognised Engineering qualifications.

Recognised Supportability Engineering qualifications (desirable).

This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful business here in the South West. Applicants should be able to achieve UK security clearance.

Commutable from Yeovil, Taunton, Tiverton, Exeter, Honiton

Salary guide for this permanent post is circa £30,000.