Technical Specialist

Location
Avon
Salary
£396 - £413 Per Day Umb/Paye option
Posted
17 May 2018
Closes
22 May 2018
Ref
D28626Abb
Contact
James Christie
Job Type
Contract

Technical Specialist

We are looking for a Technical Specialist with SC, experience of ISTAR/DE&S & providing technical leadership and support on the strategy, design and execution of supply chain programme area and projects within it, across the UK.

The ISTAR Operating Centre (ISTAR OC) within the Joint Enablers domain of Defence Equipment & Support (DE&S) delivers and supports capabilities that provide information superiority and protection, critical to successful operations. The programmes it supports have grown significantly aligned to the priority put on them by Defence. The Special Project Communication & Force Protection (SPCFP) Delivery Team (DT) is a matrix managed team responsible for delivering tactical communications, networks and situational awareness capabilities, life-saving Electronic Countermeasures (ECM), and Ground Based ISTAR capabilities to multiple Front Line Commands. The team deliver projects life-saving capabilities by enabling front line troops to communicate effectively in the most demanding of environments right through to detecting and/or defeating growing threats such as those from radio-controlled Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs).

The role requires contributions to providing advice on the delivery of strategic planning and support arrangements relating to engineering or on the technical elements of equipment support and logistics services. This includes planning, delivery and operation of in-service support, equipment modifications, understanding of repair procedures and resolution of design and/or maintenance issues. It covers roles such as Integrated Logistics Support Manager (ILSM) and Equipment Support Manager (ESM). It implicitly covers the application and management of Integrated Logistics Support (ILS) principles to Defence equipment at all stages of the Concept, Assessment, Demonstration, Manufacture, In-Service and Disposal (CADMID) cycle. This demanding and busy assignment is responsible for working with Front Line Commands (FLC), Supply Chain, Engineering, Industry and other key stakeholders.

As well as the specific experience required above you will have the necessary qualifications, skills & experience of a Technical Specialist to take control of this requirement from inception to completion.

CV Submission Deadline for the Technical Specialist role: 21/05/18 @ 1135.

If you are a Technical Specialist & you meet the experience required above please call/mail me asap for more information.  Thank you.