Boatmaster SCQF level 5 Apprenticeship - Advanced (Level 3)

QinetiQ (Employer)

Qinetiq Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £13,000.00
37.0 hours per week Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm
2 years (duration)
1 September 2021(start date)
Maritime Operations Officer (apprenticeship standard)
1 February 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

The primary purpose of the Loch Goil noise ranges is to measure and analyse the noise radiated through the hull from both submarine and surface vessels moored up in a static position, and surface vessels underway. It is also home to the Maytime floating laboratory which can be used for a variety of waterbourne experiments, trials and calibration.


What will the apprentice be doing?

As one of the marine support staff and, eventually a boatmaster, your role would be to support all these trials plus the site maintenance at Loch Goil and Loch Fyne.
This will require to perform the following safety critical tasks during trial and non trials days.
Boatmaster operating the Loch Goil workboat and hired in vessels, must have attained experience as skipper in Euro carriers or multi-cat type vessels with ability and experience of night navigation in confined operational areas.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Further information provided during the recuritment process.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Further information provided during the recuritment process.

Reality Check

YOU MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR THIS ROLE. Please be aware that this role is subject to both security & export control restrictions. The candidate must achieve an SC clearance. These restrictions mean that you must hold full British citizenship and obtain the right to stay and work within the UK.

Skills Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade 4 (C) or higher) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade Grade 4 (C) or higher) Essential
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About the employer

QinetiQ is a world-renowned defence and security technology company. We're devoted to solving seemingly impossible problems and developing highly commercial products for customers across the globe.

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