Training Services, F35 Support Equipment Instructor

BAE Systems
England, Norfolk, Kings Lynn
13 Sep 2017
27 Sep 2017
Elizabeth Burn
Job Type

Training Services, F35 Support Equipment Instructor

Would you like to be involved in development and delivery of training solutions for the Lightning II programme platform and equipment? We currently have a vacancy for a Lightning II Support Equipment Instructor at the UK Integrated Training Centre at RAF Marham.

As a Support Equipment Instructor, you will be working within the team responsible for delivering theoretical and practical training as well as supporting the design of the training solutions. As part of the design aspects you will be involved in helping to shape solutions to ensure training is part of a fully integrated capability that supports operational requirements and integrates new teaching methodologies and technologies. From a delivery perspective you will be responsible for delivering training using the latest emulation/ simulation technology directly to our customers.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Lightning II program, a leading edge capability, as it enters into service with the Royal Air Force and Royal Navy.

Your main responsibilities as a F35 Support Equipment Instructor will involve:

Providing maintenance academic instruction and demonstrations, monitoring computer based training, conducting mobile training and carry out testing and evaluation

The job holder will be the focal point for technical content of Maintenance applicable courseware and for any courseware development and revisions.

Conducting remedial student training and revising and developing student training lesson plans and associated training materials

Reviewing test analysis and critique summaries, to identify instruction and testing that requires revision and making recommended revisions

Reviewing monthly/quarterly maintenance literature, safety reports and service publications for updated information to be incorporated into training materials

Being available for student assistance, questions, and general support when not scheduled for formal academic instructor courseware development and revisions

Your skills and qualifications:


Military background and level of experience within an operational maintenance environment and working level experience of ALIS or other maintenance management and logistic control systems (.e.g. ESS, Maintenix)


An existing level of instructional experience and qualified to a minimum equivalent of Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) level 3 in instructional techniques

Experience working on platforms with US MIL Standard maintenance systems

What we're looking for in you:

You will be a strong communication with excellent interpersonal skills, able to conduct training to groups at various levels. You will work well within a team, as well as being able to work well to your own initiative.

Location: RAF Marham

Salary: £28,231

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

BAE Systems is one of the world's leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.

Military Air & Information

The Military Air & Information (MAI) business has been structured to create a focused business, designed to meet the current and future requirements of our customers. The MAI business has an unrivalled track record and expertise in the development, delivery and support of military air platforms, components and technologies through Typhoon, F-35 Lightning II, Tornado and Hawk.

MAI has the capability to provide customers with information superiority through the delivery of actionable intelligence and information, together with the provision of innovative information systems and services. MAI recognises training as a key enabler to deliver military capability, bringing together experience in the analysis, design, build and delivery of training solutions to military customers around the world. This is a powerful combination.

Working as an integral part of the team delivering information superiority and effective air power, our aim is to give real advantage to our customers worldwide. Trusted to deliver - always.

BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.

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