Purpose of Position
GDUK is engaged in a Reliability Growth Trials (RGT) Program for the AJAX family of vehicles. The RGT Program comprises operation of 9 vehicles from 4 variant designs through simulated Battlefield Missions (BFMs) to identify and correct failure modes.
GDUK is seeking an Ajax Fleet Maintenance Manager to lead all servicing, maintenance and repair activity on the Ajax RGT platforms at Bovington in support of the RGT Program.
The successful candidate will be a key player within a multi-disciplinary, multi-national RGT team who is prepared to lead from the front in a customer focused role.
The individual will be required to lead a diverse team, working across geographical and cultural divides to execute an intensive test program with a challenging schedule.
The RGT Maintenance Manager is responsible and accountable for all servicing, maintenance and repair activities of the trial platforms and support vehicles at the trial site including but not limited to : planning / scheduling of servicing, maintenance and uplift of the vehicles during and between tests, support to Trials Leads, GD Engineering and Manufacturing departments and workshop safety / equipment management.
The RGT Fleet Maintenance Manager will have a direct management role of engineering personnel as well as matrix management role of non-Engineering personnel assigned to the variant trials.
Education / Experience
Required Education & Experience