Integrated Logistics Support Engineer (ILS)
Are you currently working in an integrated logistics role and are interested in supporting the UK Royal Navy's submarine fleet? At Maritime Services we're involved in a range of services from warship availability, equipment and facilities management to training, product development and through-life support for radar, torpedoes and small boats.
We currently have a challenging opportunity for an Integrated Logistics Support (ILS) Engineer at our site in Broad Oak. This role is responsible for all logistical engineering support across the range of underwater products and help predict requirements, plan and maintain equipment ensuring that the products are available and fit for purpose.
We're looking for someone with experience so you'll have a background in logistics, preferably in a similar environment and a good understanding of Availability, Reliability and Maintainability (ARM) and Through Life support
Your main responsibilities as an ILS Engineer will involve:
Having broad knowledge and experience of the various ILS activities
(FRACAS/ARM/Supportability) to act as the interface between the product and the support solution during bid & in service phases
Undertaking ARM and ILS tasked activities in accordance with the requirements of ARM Management Plans, Integrated Support and Logistic Support Analysis Plans in accordance with the requirements of Defence
Preparing ARM and ILS related Technical Management Plans for Projects
Preparing Project Reliability Case material in accordance with industry standard
Providing support to a range of both internal and external stakeholders
Providing fault reporting engineering support services, analysis and reports
Your skills and qualifications:
Experience in a similar logistics role in large scale manufacturing is essential
Working knowledge of the application of ARM analysis and LSA/LSAR techniques at all stages of the product lifecycle
HNC or a relevant degree preferred
Experience of Defence Standards would be an advantage
What we're looking for in you:
You will have good communication and technical report writing skills with internal and external customers. You will be able to identify issues and solutions when given a set of potentially conflicting data and stakeholder requirements. You will also have the ability to self motivate and work to deadlines so experience of prioritising your workload would be useful.
Location: Broad Oak
Salary – Competitive
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, childcare vouchers, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
BAE Systems Maritime
Our Maritime Sector encompasses three lines of business; Submarines, Naval Ships and Maritime Services. We design and manufacture complex naval ships and submarines, as well as their state of the art combat systems and equipment. We also offer an array of associated services, including training solutions, maintenance and modernisation programmes to support ships and equipment in service around the world and the management of supporting infrastructure.
We employ a diverse range of people with the unique expertise to design, integrate and support platforms and systems; all focussed on understanding our customers' evolving needs, meeting their expectations and delivering on commitments made to them, wherever they are in the world.
We have significant growth opportunities across our three dynamic businesses with exciting transformation programmes running right through the next decade; strengthening our competitive advantage and developing our business as an employer of choice for our current and future employees.
BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and our aim is to recruit the very best talent and we welcome applications from a diverse range of people, from all backgrounds, with many different skills, experience and perspectives. We offer the flexibility you need to do what's important to you, whether that's part time hours, job sharing, home working, or simply the ability to flex your start and stop times. Where practical, we'll support a working pattern that suits your lifestyle and helps you reach your full potential. Talk to us about Smart Working