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Small Arms Supervisor

  • Location: Aylesbury
  • Salary: competitive per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 14 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Emma Bainbridge
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: asap
  • Expiry Date: 10 July 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH82527_1716989080

Do you have experience of small arms or light weapons? Do you have supervisory experience ? Are you looking for your next opportunity to support solutions within the Avionics sector? If so, the following permanent role may be right for you…

My client is a market leader within the Avionics sector who are looking to expand their talent team based at RAF Halton.

As a Small Arms Supervisor you'll be responsible for the daily management of the RAF Halton Armoury Small Arms maintenance . The Small Arms Supervisor is responsible along with the OME Supervisor for the administration of the Armoury and Range personnel.

Day-to-day, you'll be responsible for management of the small arms maintenance bay, small arms storage rooms and V & A areas and Maintenance, modification and repair of all armaments equipment.

You will be responsible for:

  • Maintaining the RAF Halton account for Small Arms & associated equipment as the Senior Equipment Manager and the management of all section component reports for small arms and associated equipment faults.
  • Implementation of all regulations concerning documentation, storage, safety, issues / receipts and maintenance of small arms
  • Becoming appointed as the Deputy Unit Range Safety Officer (URSO) for the RAF Halton ranges and are to assist the URSO in the execution of his duties.

This role is full time, Monday to Friday 39 hours per week and is based at RAF Halton site.

You will have:

  • Previous armoury experience
  • Knowledge of health and safety requirements
  • General Engineering NVQ level 3:
  • Supervisory background (desirable)

The package:

  • You'll receive a very competitive salary (please get in touch for details on this) and other benefits including pension, life assurance and 25 days' (plus bank holidays). In addition there are other non-tangible benefits including a commitment to training, development and career development.

*** Please note this role requires UK defence security clearance to SC level as a minimum, you must be SC clearable to apply for this role ***