Small Arms Supervisor

Discipline: Defence & Military
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £31809
Contact name: Kerry Pollard

Contact email:
Job ref: 33365
Published: about 2 months ago

Role:  Small Arms Supervisor

Location:  RAF Halton

Salary: £31,809.00

Hours:  Full time Monday - Friday

Creating a safe and secure world, if you join us you can play your part as a Small Arms Supervisor at RAF Halton.


As a Small Arms Supervisor you will be responsible for the daily management of the RAF Halton Armoury Small Arms maintenance.  Responsibility sits along with the OME Supervisor for the administration of the Armoury and Range Personnel.

Day-to-day you will be responsible for management of the small arms maintenance bay, small arms storage and V&A ares and maintenance, modification and repair of all armaments equipment.

You will also:-

  • Maintain the RAF Halton JAMES account for Small Arms & associated equipment as the Senior Equipment Manager and the management of all section JAMES component reports for small arms and associated equipment faults

  • Implement of all regulations concerning documentation, storage, safety, issues / receipts and maintenance of small arms (SA).The storage issue and receipt of all weapons held in the Armoury

  • Become appointed as the Deputy Unit Range Safety Officer (URSO) for the RAF Halton ranges and are to assist the URSO in the execution of his duties


Essential Experience:

  • Computer literate

  • Stakeholder engagement, previous experience

  • Previous armoury experience

  • Knowledge of health & safety requirements

  • Qualifications for the Small Arms Supervisory General Engineering NVQ Level 3

  • Supervisory background

  • Q-W-GDSA or equivalent


The successful candidate must be able to achieve and maintain Standard (BPSS) and Security Check (SC) security clearance for this role.