The role of the Engineering Branch is to ensure that all the vital systems the Royal Navy relies on are maintained to high standards.
Engineering Branch Engineering technicians (artificers) and mechanics maintain and repair all the equipment and machinery on ships, submarines and aircraft.
Air engineer technicians specialise in the service and repair of aircraft, and onboard operating systems. Marine engineering technicians operate and maintain the ship’s mechanical systems, including the engines. Weapons engineering technicians maintain the electronic weapons and defensive systems on board ships and submarines.