Force protection RAF Regiment Gunner

Full Time
  • Post Date: February 7, 2018
  • Apply Before: February 7, 2019
  • SALARY & BENEFITS Initial pay after training £18,489 + Benefits Pay during training £14,931 + Benefits
Job Description

RAF Regiment Gunners specialise in infantry tactics, weaponry, field craft, and force protection. These elite soldiers carry out a range of crucial duties to defend RAF bases and overseas air operations.

Typical Responsibilities:

Provide forward air control and ground combat support in deployed operations
Train other RAF personnel in defensive military skills
Operate the Defence Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Wing
Support various Special Forces units

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Now accepting Female applicants.

Full Time Regular

Initial pay after training

£18,489 + Benefits
Pay during training

£14,931 + Benefits
Entry level

Airmen/Airwomen
Commitment

Minimum 3 years post Phase Two Training

Spare Time Reserve

Initial pay after training

Day rates dependent on rank, role and experience
Entry level

Airmen/Airwomen
Commitment

27 days per year for 12 years minimum. Each year includes a 15 day block for general RAF training, which is taken over a two week period, and 12 days for additional/trade training, or training exercises.

The possibility of being deployed to a UK or overseas base for up to 6 months after the first year.
Locations

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