MCTS Specialist Role Player

Posting Date: 12 February 2020

Location: Plymouth, Devon, GB, PL1 4SG

Company: Babcock

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Job Title: MCTS Specialist Role Player
Location: Devonport, Plymouth
Business Unit: Marine Training
REF: SF29916

About the role
The Maritime Composite Training System (MCTS) is a sophisticated and versatile training platform used by the Royal Navy (RN) providing state of the art classroom and simulation training facilities delivering maritime warfare training in controlled environments.


You will play a fundamental role in the delivery of the subcontracted Babcock training support to the Royal Navy (RN) End User on behalf of our Customer, BAE Systems.


MCTS Role Players deliver flexible, direct and indirect multi-skilled support to Royal Navy maritime warfare career and continuation training activities through the effective preparation and realistic operation of the MCTS in high-fidelity simulator and classroom settings.


Specific skillsets (AC-AWT-AWW-EW-UW) will be sought to meet business needs via each candidate selection process.


What do I need to do the role?

You will require current or recent specialist knowledge and/or experience of RN maritime warfare operations in single and multi-threat environments; to include working knowledge of RN warfare voice procedures along with prior experience of delivering or supporting military training in the simulation environment, including the ability


We also require you to have the following:
• Recent experience of RN tactics, drills, procedures and Operations Room practices up to and including Director / Controller Level in a required sub-specialisation.
• General, working knowledge of RN surface ship sensors and weapon systems. Working knowledge/ experience of at least one current RN Command system (T23 DNA2 and/or T45 CMS). Willing to expand knowledge into QEC Carrier CMS and other, future, non-brought-in warfare-centric sub-specialist areas.
• Experience of working in an electronic simulation environment as a facilitator of military training: understand and implement computer simulation methods/techniques, as gained from previous direct experience in the field of systems simulation, computer-aided design or gaming.


Finally you must be UK National. SC Clearance is required.


What else do I need to know?
• All applicants must have the legal right to work in the UK and be subject to satisfactory security clearance which includes 3 years reference checks. Verification of any qualifications/passport/licences must be shown at interview stage.
• We are happy to talk about flexible working.  Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview


About Babcock International
For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.
We’re committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme.  You’ll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.

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We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strives to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. 
If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know and we will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.

Armed Forces Covenant
We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week’s special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please check our career website for more information.


Closing Date: 27th February 2020

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