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Thinking of joining as a ET ME (SM) or Surface

instinct

Lantern Swinger
Hello chaps.

Im thinking of applying to join as a ET ME, either surface or (SM), and wonder which you recommend?

Ive just come off a RNR deployment and one of the lads was a submariner having a bit of a jolly out of his branch. Talking to him he was a good switched on lad that I got on really well with him. I hadn't thought of Submariner before talking to him.

I had wanted to be a Marine Engineering Officer but i don't have the qualifications to join as one. I have an Ordinary BEng Degree and HND in Mechanical Engineering but not having much luck at getting a job civvie side at the minute.

What are the more experienced members thoughts on the subject?

Cheers.
 

instinct

Lantern Swinger
Instinct

Which qualifications are you lacking?

Only having an Ordinary Degree not a Honours. I have been on the phone and this answer came right from the horses mouth of the Engineering Officer Recruiter at CNR. The RFA as a Engineering Cadet said no as I have a 3 not a 2 in standard grade maths. Guess they are not that short of People.
 
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