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Trials Manager

Location: Essex Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Defence, Engineering Type: Permanent
Contact: Lucy McDermott Job Published: 17 days ago

Trials Manager



Trials Manager needed for a multinational defence organisation based in Essex who are looking to employ an experienced and well-rounded Trials Manager that takes pride in their work with an in-depth knowledge of Ordnance, Munitions and Explosives.

The successful candidate would desirably have knowledge of the following; Test and evaluation process, Microsoft Office Software and working towards/willing to work towards a professional qualification such as, MiEXPE, IENG or CENG. If you come from an explosives background and possess knowledge of the bid process that would be a plus!


  • Competitive Salary
  • 25 day's holiday
  • Life Cover
  • Pension Plan
  • Income protection

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the Trials Manager will include:

  • Producing a Risk assessment that identifies known hazards, the risks involved, those who could be affected and control measures to mitigate those risks to a level As Low As Reasonably Practicable for all trials activities you are nominated to manage.
  • Ensure that all trials assigned to you are planned in detail and that detailed plans are completed at the appropriate time to allow for future resourcing within the land ranges.
  • Mentoring trainee, graduate and apprentice trials managers while under site control.

What experience you need to be the successful Trials Manager:

  • Full clean driving license.
  • Happy to undertake further courses as required to ensure your continuous training development.
  • Have drive and determination to achieve goals, manage multiple trials activities and meet project milestones.
  • Hold current SC Clearance.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Trials Manager to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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