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www.raf.mod.uk
London, England (UK)
10000+ employees
1980
Government
Government
$1 to $5 million (USD) per year
Unknown
The Royal Air Force’s role, in conjunction with the Defence organisations, is to deliver the UK Defence Vision:

Defend the UK and its interests.
Strengthen international peace and stability.
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    Current Employee - Electrical Systems Engineer in Rockwall, TX
    Current Employee - Electrical Systems Engineer in Rockwall, TX

    I have been working at Royal Air Force full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    The ability to travel and the great comradery. The ability to work on the latest technology. To be a part of a team.

    Cons

    Not great pay and long TDY times. Sometimes the management have come from school and have educational skills but no life skills or common sense.

    Advice to Management

    Start from the bottom and work your way up

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Royal Air Force Interviews

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    Airframes Technician Interview

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    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at Royal Air Force in March 2011.

    Interview

    easy peasey. walked in, did an aptitude test, and after a while got a personal interview where they told me I could apply for any trade. the interviewer was friendly and steered me away from the worst trades, I would love to re join, would recommend to any young person.

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Royal Air Force Awards & Accolades

  • Britain's Top 100 Graduate Employers, The Sunday Times (UK), 2012
  • Top 100 Graduate Employers, The Sunday Times (UK), 2009

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