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Maritime Warfare Role Player

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Plymouth

Maritime Warfare Role Player
Maritime Composite Training System        
HMNB Devonport, Plymouth
Competitive Salary
Permanent, Full Time
About the role

At Babcock Marine Training Limited, we are looking to recruit a Maritime Warfare Role Player to join our Warfare Training Delivery Team at the Maritime Composite Training System (MCTS) facility at HMNB Devonport in Plymouth.
The facility replicates Operations Room found on-board all the Royal Navy's major warships. The simulated warfare training sees trainees take part in a wide variety of possible at-sea scenarios, using the same software technology as if they were at sea. The training gives Operations Room Crew Members and Warfare Specialists on board Type 23 frigates, Type 45 destroyers and Queen Elizabeth Class Aircraft Carriers the opportunity to hone their skills from the safety of the shore before joining their ships.


As the Warfare Role Player, 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. You will 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. We are looking for specific experience of Passive Sonar. Specific skillsets (AWT-UW) will be sought to meet business needs via each candidate selection process.
You will be responsible for the delivery of high quality specialist Maritime Warfare Training to all Royal Navy Ranks, including running operations, exercises or war games. This is an excellent opportunity for stepping away from a more hands on role, passing on your knowledge to the next generation.
What do I need to do the role?
You will need to have specific junior or senior rating background from Royal Navy Warfare sub-specialist experience. We are looking for specific experience of Passive Sonar. Specific skillsets (AWT-UW) will be sought to meet business needs via each candidate selection process.
We would also like you to:

  • Work collaboratively with colleagues and others within and outside the organisation
  • Possess sufficient knowledge to respond to learners needs
  • Demonstrate effective communication skills

What else do I need to know?

  • Competitive salary and excellent benefits
  • 37 hours per week, Mon to Fri
  • (SC) Security Cleared accreditation is required for this role

About Babcock International 


For more than a century, Babcock has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering and support services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.
We are 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 will benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.
Application Guidance 


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We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive 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 will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.
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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 visit our website.



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