Aircraft Technician (Avionics) - Level 3 Apprenticeship

  • RAF
  • National
  • £23400 per annum

Aircraft Technicians take responsibility for the quality and accuracy of the work they undertake within the limits of their personal authority.

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  • GMFJ Reference
    246394
  • Wages
    £23,400 p/a
  • Hours
    40.00 per week
  • Date Posted
    09/02/2024
  • Start Date
    01/05/2024
  • Approx. Duration
    17 months

  • Location
    National
  • Status
    Now Taking Applications
  • Sector
    Engineering
  • Opportunity Type
    Advanced Level 3
  • Employer
    RAF

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Description

RAF Aircraft Technician (Avionics) - Level 3 Apprenticeship

Pay during first six months - £18,600 + benefits

Pay until completion of technical training - £23,400 + benefits

Pay on completion of technical training* - £27,200 + benefits

*With a minimum of 1 year's service from attestation, and completion of Profession Workplace Assessments.

Applications are rolling and start dates vary throughout the year depending on when you've submitted your application.

*Until at least you have completed one year of service and successfully completed Professional Workplace Assessments on first posting.


As an Aircraft Technician (Avionics) you will keep our aircraft airborne by carrying out maintenance and repair work on the sophisticated electronic and on board avionics.

What will you do?

  • Give the pilot real-time access to comprehensive battle-space information, and the ability to share sensor data, and actionable information
  • Ensure the high performance of aircraft radar, communication, reconnaissance and target acquisition equipment
  • Repair on-board technologies that select, arm and release weapons
  • Maintain the systems that generate and distribute electricity on aircraft
  • Provide engineering support to aircraft systems that are operated whilst in flight, or provide aircraft engineering support when the aircraft is deployed
  • Travel overseas to support RAF aircraft and equipment on operations and exercises


For more information about this vacancy please contact GetMyFirstJob Recruitment on opportunities@getmyfirstjob.co.uk (Ref ID: 246394)

Company website : https://recruitment.raf.mod.uk/apprenticeships

  • Be aged 16 – 47 years old (Must attest before 48th birthday)
  • Be a citizen of the UK or dual UK/ other nationality
  • Commit to a minimum 3 years after completion of specialist training
  • Pass the Defence Aptitude Assessment
  • Pass a fitness test

  • GCSE's at grade C/4 or Scottish National 5's at grade C in English Language, Mathematics and an approved Science / Technology based subject.

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The Royal Air Force (RAF) performs a wide range of duties to serve and protect the UK and the world. We provide all personnel with a varied range of training and activities to make sure you're ready for anything. A career in the RAF is about discovering your natural talent and working out together what makes you valuable, productive and happy.

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