Naval Skills Instructor - Sonar Systems - Saudi Arabia

Circa £40k TAX FREE + Accommodation + Medical + Recreational Facilities - Maritime - Aerospace & Defence
Ref: 147 Date Posted: Tuesday 23 Feb 2021
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Naval Skills Instructor - Sonar Systems

Location: Saudi Arabia

About the Job

We are searching for a skilled Sonar Systems Instructor to join our high-profile client in the defence sector based in the Middle East. The primary purpose of the role will be to ensure customers’ needs are met by delivering effective training solutions in relation to their Naval Forces’ range of military equipment.

About the Employer

Our client has a well-established overseas presence where they have developed a reputation for working closely with local partners to support economic development by transferring knowledge, skills and technology to add value and capability.  Our client operates as a prime contractor under a Government to Government arrangement which is in place to provide equipment, support and training to the customer based in the Middle East.

Key Responsibilities

If you are an ex-military instructor currently in search of overseas jobs or have previously considered working in the Middle East, then this role will potentially provide a great opportunity to take the leap with a well-established and respected business in the defence sector. As Sonar Systems Instructor, you will be responsible for delivering Sonar related Skills Training within the Technical Institute for Naval Studies. 

In addition to remedial classroom training activity, you will be accountable as Sonar Systems Instructor for the design and writing of assessment material as well as associated invigilation support for assessment of the customers’ Naval Forces personnel.

About the Person

The ideal candidate for the position of Sonar Systems Instructor will be a graduate of an advanced military training establishment or industry equivalent. You will have at least 3 years’ practical experience as a sonar specialist/sonar operator/sonar technician working in a complex operational training environment.  You will have a strong knowledge and understanding of sonar systems operation and maintenance as well as capability of delivering classroom based training in Sonar System theoretical principles.

It would be a distinct advantage that you have have at least 1 year’s recent instructional experience in order to succeed in your role as Sonar Systems Instructor.

The Reward & Overseas Benefits

The package for this Sonar Systems Instructor role is substantial.  You can expect an excellent tax-free cash package of circa £35k-£40k with a wide-ranging benefits package including flights, rent-free accommodation and excellent recreation and medical facilities within a secure compound.

If you are interested in this role or potentially considering a move, please send your CV with a brief cover note providing some background on why you would like to be considered.  Alternatively, if you would like to hear more details or have an initial, confidential conversation, please contact Carlé Liddell on 07500645658.