Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S) is a highly specialised and essential part of the Ministry of Defence. Their purpose is to equip and support the UK’s Armed Forces for operations now and in the future. DE&S are a combined workforce of over 11,100 civilian, military and private contractor staff who are deployed at over 150 locations in the UK and overseas, with headquarters located in Bristol.
DE&S plays a vital role in maintaining military operational capability by acquiring and supporting a wide range of world class equipment and services including:
- weapons and information services
DE&S regularly recruits people within the project and programme management, finance, information, quality, engineering and science, logistics and commercial functions.
Build your career with DE&S and you will be working alongside a team of people who are immensely proud of what they do in providing the best possible service to the Armed Forces. Their people have a unique set of skills and abilities that enable DE&S to deliver a programme of work that includes complex warships, submarines, aircraft and armoured vehicles, through to field kitchens, munitions handling, and postal and courier services to the front line.