Availability, Reliability And Maintainability (AR&M) Engineer

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Availability, Reliability And Maintainability (AR&M) Engineer

AVAILABILITY, RELIABILITY AND MAINTAINABILITY (AR&M) ENGINEER - PLYMOUTH - £40-£50 P/HR Are you a proven AR&M Engineer with exposure to the Defence sector? Do you have a good understanding of MoD contracts to support related policies? If yes, my client - a Defence giant - will want to see your CV! Please read on a apply below!

Job Description

Job Title: Availability, Reliability and Maintainability (AR&M) Engineer
Location: Plymouth, Devon
Duration: 17 week contract
Rate: £40p/hr - £50 p/hr

Please note, all successful applicants will be required to have the necessary residency requirements to achieve security clearance at the appropriate level for this position. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Job Description:
As directed by MSS lead, conduct AR&M in accordance with the AR&M Elements of the MS Integrated Support Plans (ISPs);
- Assist policy setting and in the formulation of the AR&M planning;
- Determine the target / allocated reliability figures from an overall system availability requirement, as well as commenting on definitions of system failures;
- Develop and maintain a thorough knowledge of the major system AR&M requirements and drivers;
- Execute ongoing Case Work relating to systems as directed by AR&M Lead. Activities include review and appreciation of requirements, understanding of system function, configuration and operation (using technical drawings etc) ,review of issues logs, Learning From Experience (LfE) database etc. design liaison, drawing of conclusions and making of recommendations;
- Perform AR&M calculations and predictions to quality, schedule and budget requirements; Using appropriate methods / tools. Such work includes system availability modelling, generation of part / equipment level predictions for SBOM population and provision of data to the WB modelling team;
- Write and review as required, technical reports and presentations, most notably AR&M Plans / Processes, AR&M Case Repots and AR&M text for SDDIDs;
- Ensure the correct population of project databases, notably the Master Data and Assumptions List (MDAL) and the Issues and Observations Register (IOR);
- Provide specialist AR&M expertise and advice, as required to other parties, stakeholders, most notably WBSI modelling team, MSTA designers and other Transversal engineering teams;
- Organise, attend and provide representation at meetings and working groups;
- Ensure the correct interactions and outputs regarding AR&M within the programme, most notably derivable are to quality, schedule and budget requirements and correct AR&M standards, processes are applied throughout. Ensure data governance, configuration, validity and integrity;
- Deputise for and support the MSS Lead as required;

Qualifications & Experience
- Science/Maths/Engineering Degree or equivalent
- Understanding of systems of the type found on board submarines.
- Extensive experience in AR&M
- Relevant support and modelling experience in a defence and / or services environment
- A good understanding and ideally experience of MoD contracts and support related policies.

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Rachel Sheppard

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I am a recruitment specialist in the aerospace and defence domain. My skills include resourcing experienced and highly-skilled individuals for roles and projects such as quality assurance, programme support and project management.

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