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Royal Air Force Overview

High Wycombe, England
10000+ employees
1918
Government
Government Agencies
£1 to £5 million (GBP) per year
Competitors

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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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Royal Air Force Reviews

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    Former Employee - Aircraft Mechanical Technician in Lossiemouth, Scotland
    Former Employee - Aircraft Mechanical Technician in Lossiemouth, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Royal Air Force full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great progression
    Good salary
    Amazing opportunities

    Cons

    Due to decreasing amount of bases. A lit of travelling involved.

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Royal Air Force Photos

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Royal Air Force photo of: Royal Air Force Station Mona (Photo thanks to Geograph user Arthur C Harris, Some Rights Reserved)
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Royal Air Force photo of: Junior Manager and Electrical Maintenance Technician
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Royal Air Force Interviews

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    Aircraft Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Lincoln, England
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 7+ months. I interviewed at Royal Air Force (Lincoln, England) in August 2015.

    Interview

    The process was Very straightforward, as long as you’re confident, good fitness and score enough on aptitude test for your trade then it is easy. Make sure you study the RAF

    Interview Questions

    • They will question your knowledge of the RAF, where they’re deployed, and the aircraft currently in service   Answer Question
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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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