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    Technical Report Administrator

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    £16.81 to £18.00 per hour PAYE dependent on experience

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    6 month contract with possible extension

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​MPI have a requirement for a Technical Assistant to be based in Keynsham in Bristol.

This role is In-Scope of IR35

Rate of pay is:- £16.81 to £18.00 per hour PAYE dependent on experience

Technical Assistant

Contract Duration - Starting 1st April 2020 (possibly earlier), initial 6 month contract with an additional 6 months upon performance review.


This post will be held within the Combat Systems Engineering Team (CSET), whose primary role is to support the engineering development and deployment of projects focused on the sustainment of, and advances to, Submarine Combat Systems. Project and engineering tasks will require the post holder to be based in Keynsham, with potential to conduct business trips to the MoD Combat Systems Delivery Team in Abbey Wood and Naval Bases South and North.

Tasks and Responsibilities

The post holder principal tasks and responsibilities are:

• To be the lead for the production and maintenance of the Combat Systems Programme Management Plans (CSPMP).

• To provide administrative support to the CSET.

• To support the Combat Systems Equipment Support Manager and the Senior Combat Systems Engineering Manager and undertake tasks as directed.

• To perform secretarial duties on various technical committees or ad hoc meetings.

• To support other CSET work areas on an as-required basis.

• To maintain appropriate documentation and records in assigned areas of work including project files and the designated management information system.

Qualifications and Experience Requirements

The post holder should have:

Essential: Knowledge of MS Office applications.

Essential: Good communication and presentation skills and a proven ability to produce technical reports of a high professional standard.

Essential: Sufficient competence to be able to manage low-level Project Management tasks, as directed.

Desirable: Experience of MoD working practices and Submarine Combat Systems.

Desirable: Knowledge of HTML coding – to amend/maintain/generate functionality of other CSET outputs.

If selected for this role, you will be required to apply for a DBS Background check that will cost you £25.00 - Do not apply for this unless requested to do so.

Security Clearance will be required for this role.