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MCTS Synthetic Training Operator | Portsmouth

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​The opportunity:

We are looking for Synthetic Training Operators to join our team at MCTS Collingwood. You will be working with a team of experienced and talented individuals across multiple disciplines and in an organisation that has the benefit of a global presence with plenty of growth opportunity.

What we're looking for:

We are looking for talented individuals to join us on one of our many exciting journeys. We are recruiting a number of Synthetic Training Operators to join our teams in Collingwood that are providing world class training for the Royal Navy. The role will see you playing a fundamental role in the delivery of Team Fisher's training support for the Royal Navy.

Synthetic Training Operators deliver direct & indirect, multiskilled training within the Maritime Composite Training System (MCTS) and allow for collective and individual training across AWT, AWW, EW, UW and Air Operations. You will control elements of MCTS to assist the training team by applying specialist knowledge and providing a highly trained training partner. This will ensure that the next generation of Naval recruits continue to receive the excellent service to facilitate their future careers.

What will you be doing:

As a Synthetic Training Operator you will be:

  •        Contributing to the effective delivery of high-fidelity training.

  •        Contributing to the overall generation of believable and immersive scenarios and drills.

  •        Work as an exercise controller within the synthetic systems.

  •        Advising and supporting instructors in delivery of training activities.

  •        Assisting with maintaining and monitoring system performance and gathering data to enable improvements for MCTS.

What we're looking for:

  •        Experience working in a RN warship Ops Room as a warfare operative.

  •        Understanding of one RN command system (preferably T23 OR T45)

  •        Understanding of RN warfare tactics, drills & procedures.

  •        Self-confident, self-starter who is able to communicate effectively at all levels.

  •        Customer focussed with an ability to self-motivate.

What's in it for you:

Elbit Systems UK is at the forefront of technological innovation within our industry and as our presence grows in the UK, we want to recruit talented individuals to build a cohesive and diverse group on numerous projects.

Working together is central to our culture. We offer a total rewards package including support for flexible working and development with us. Some of the things you can expect from us are:

  •        Flexitime and flexible working including holiday purchase

  •        25 days annual leave + UK bank holidays increasing with length of service

  •        Secure your financial future with our pension package, life and critical care cover

  •        Healthcare including employee assistance programme

  •        Discounts, free gifts, wellbeing support and more through Perkbox

  •        Make your money go further with salary sacrifice bikes, technology and electric vehicles

  •        Professional membership fee covered

  •        Family-friendly policies including enhanced family leave

  •        Hybrid working. We are hybrid first for every role where that is possible, some of our roles are based with our clients, or have security classification restrictions. Where it is within our control roles are hybrid first

About Elbit

Elbit Systems UK are a Defence, Technology and Aerospace company working on a range of technologies for both military and civilian applications. We are new to the UK but our global presence in over 17 countries and over $5B in sales has enabled us to rapidly grow, and we are looking for you to join us on that journey.

We have an open collaborative environment where people are encouraged and supported to bring their best. Respect and honesty are at our core and our ambitions are big. It’s fast paced, driven and creativity is at our core to achieve our best work. We’re a trusted and progressive business and we help our people grow with us.

There’s no ‘we’ve always done it that way’ with us. We have the agility and courage to redefine the future, will you join us on the journey?

Please note: due to the nature of the work we carry out you will be required to obtain security clearance and therefore we are only able to consider those that have the right to work in the UK.

Join us in redefining the future.

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