HIGH PRIORITY ROLE
At a glance
The minimum you’ll earn after training
Of paid holiday every year
Potential to earn over this amount
Medical and dental care
All around the world
What you’ll do
Being a Warfare Specialist in the Royal Navy means you’re the person who identifies our targets, and our threats. Whether working in the Operations Room or on the ship’s Weapon Systems you will be the heartbeat of the war-fighting effort. This job comes with serious responsibility, get it wrong and the ship could sustain damage, get it right and the enemy is defeated.
Warfare Specialist, Warfare Branch
As a Warfare Specialist I get to operate state of the art equipment, weapons and I also get to travel the world with people I am proud to call my friends.
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There are four sub-specialisations for Warfare Specialist:
- Abovewater Warfare Tactical: You will work with some of the most advanced and sophisticated RADAR and Computer Systems on the planet.
- Abovewater Warfare Weapons: You will be trained to operate state-of-the-art weapon and missile systems.
- Electronic Warfare: You will operate specialist equipment to assist to intercept and analyse electromagnetic (RADAR) emissions to determine their identity.
- Underwater Warfare: You will become the Royal Navy’s ‘Submarine Hunters’, trained in how to operate the most advanced SONAR systems.