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Naval Warfare System Expert

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Responsibilities

As a Naval Warfare System Expert (Electronics), you are responsible for ensuring our ships are combat-ready at all times, aided by our naval combat, communication and navigation technology. Depending on your specialisation and training, you will be deployed in navigation, communication, underwater warfare, command and control, or weapon systems. 

Navigation Systems

Using charts, advanced radar and a multitude of navigation gadgets, you will learn to navigate your warship to safety in our waters and beyond.

Communication Systems

Working with an array of intricate equipment to send and receive information for your ship, you play an instrumental role in establishing and maintaining vital communication during maritime operations.

Underwater Warfare Systems

In this arena, you will hone your knowledge in the use of modern sonar and mine-hunting equipment to detect and eliminate underwater threats.

Command and Control Systems

With the equipment and technology on board, you will be trained to observe and make sense of ever-changing battle situations while identifying and managing air, surface and sub-surface threats.

Weapons Systems

From guns to long-range missiles, you will be able to operate a vast range of weaponry to neutralise any possible threat to your ship.

Benefits

Starting Salary

Earn a starting salary between

$1,830–$2,270

per month

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Military Domain Experts Scheme

Career until age 60 on full CPF terms


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Flex Benefits

Earn Flex credit points between

600–1000

per annum

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Starting Salary

ME1 Trainee ME1-1
$2,270 (Diploma) $3,070* (Diploma)
$2,070 (Higher NITEC) $2,880* (HIgher NITEC)
$1,830 (NITEC) $2,640* (NITEC)

Additional Allowances
Ship board $350-$450
Submarine $750-$850

*Inclusive of ship board allowance of $350 and Military Domain Experts Scheme (MDES) Sea Assignment allowance of $320.

Military Domain Experts Scheme

Career until age 60 on full CPF terms

Expert Continuous Engagement and Learning (EXCEL) Bonus

Age 32 Up to 12 months' bonus
Age 40 8 months' bonus
Age 50 8 months' bonus

28 months of Military Domain Experts Scheme (MDES) bonus in total, paid at three points in your career.

Flex Benefits

This scheme awards credit points (1 point= $1) that you can use for: Personal development/education, vacations, children’s daycare services, children’s education, medical claims and personal insurance.

First 6 years of service 600 credits per year
7th to 12th year of service 800 credits per year
13th year of service onwards 1000 credits per year

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Entry Requirements

Academic Qualifications

Relevant Diploma, Higher NITEC, NITEC or equivalent

Basic Requirements

  1. Singapore Citizen or Singapore PR intending to take up citizenship
  2. Medically fit (PES A & PES B)
  3. Normal colour perception

Scholarships

SAF Polytechnic Scholarship (MDES)

Receive full sponsorship of tuition fees and other approved charges at a local polytechnic, as well as a monthly allowance and study bonus.

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SAF ITE Scholarship (MDES)

Receive full sponsorship of tuition fees and other approved charges at a local Institute of Technical Education (ITE), as well as a monthly allowance.

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Recruitment Bonus (MDES)

Receive a lump sum bonus of $25,000 (Diploma) or $15,000 (Higher NITEC / NITEC) when you join us.

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Responsibilities

As a Naval Warfare System Expert (Electrical & Control Systems), you enable the ship and its systems to function effectively and efficiently. In this role, your skills and knowledge will ensure that power to crucial combat systems such as communication, radar, sonar, navigation gadgets, combat data control and the weapon suite remains uninterrupted. 

Benefits

Salary Benefits

Earn a starting salary between

$1,830–$2,270

per month

Learn more

Military Domain Experts Scheme

Career until age 60 on full CPF terms


Learn more

Flex Benefits

Earn Flex credit points between 

600–1000

per annum

Learn more

Salary Benefits

Starting Salary

ME1 Trainee ME1-1
$2,270 (Diploma) $3,070* (Diploma)
$2,070 (Higher NITEC) $2,880* (Higher NITEC)
$1,830 (NITEC) $2,640* (NITEC)

 

Additional Allowances
Ship board $350-$450
Submarine $750-$850

*Inclusive of ship board allowance of $350 and Military Domain Experts Scheme (MDES) Sea Assignment allowance of $320.

Military Domain Experts Scheme

Career until age 60 on full CPF terms

Expert Continuous Engagement and Learning (EXCEL) Bonus

Age 32 Up to 12 months' bonus
Age 40 8 months' bonus
Age 50 8 months' bonus

28 months of Military Domain Experts Scheme (MDES) bonus in total, paid at three points in your career.

Flex Benefits

This scheme awards credit points (1 point= $1) that you can use for: Personal development/education, vacations, children’s daycare services, children’s education, medical claims and personal insurance.

First 6 years of service 600 credits per year
7th to 12th year of service 800 credits per year
13th year of service onwards 1000 credits per year

Click to view the intro benefits

Entry Requirements

Academic Qualifications

Diploma, Higher NITEC or NITEC in Electrical Engineering, or other relevant engineering qualifications

Basic Requirements

  1. Singapore Citizen or Singapore PR intending to take up citizenship
  2. Medically fit (PES A & PES B)
  3. Normal colour perception

Scholarships

SAF Polytechnic Scholarship (MDES)

Receive full sponsorship of tuition fees and other approved charges at a local polytechnic, as well as a monthly allowance and study bonus.

Learn More

SAF ITE Scholarship (MDES)

Receive full sponsorship of tuition fees and other approved charges at a local Institute of Technical Education (ITE), as well as a monthly allowance.

Learn More

Recruitment Bonus (MDES)

Receive a lump sum bonus of $25,000 (Diploma) or $15,000 (Higher NITEC / NITEC) when you join us.

Learn More

Stories from Beyond

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Responsibilities

As a Naval Warfare System Expert (Marine System), you are responsible for a wide range of equipment that keeps our ship on the move. These are critical to the ship’s survivability and include the propulsion systems, air conditioning and ventilation systems, fresh water plants and pollution control systems. 

Benefits

Salary Benefits

Earn a starting salary between

$1,830–$2,270

per month

Learn more

Military Domain Experts Scheme

Career until age 60 on full CPF terms


Learn more

Flex Benefits

Earn Flex credit points between

600–1000

per annum

Learn more

Salary Benefits

ME1 Trainee ME1-1
$2,450 (Diploma) $3,320* (Diploma)
$1,900 - $2,070 (NITEC/Higher NITEC) $2,770 - $2,880* (NITEC/Higher NITEC)

Additional Allowances
Ship board $350-$450
Submarine $750-$850

*Includes ship board allowance of $350 and MDES Sea Assignment allowance of $320

Military Domain Experts Scheme

Career until age 60 on full CPF terms

Age 32 Up to 12 months' bonus
Age 40 8 months' bonus
Age 50 8 months' bonus

28 months of Military Domain Experts Scheme (MDES) bonus in total, paid at three points in your career.

Flex Benefits

This scheme awards credit points (1 point= $1) that you can use for: Personal development/education, vacations, children’s daycare services, children’s education, medical claims and personal insurance.

First 6 years of service 600 credits per year
7th to 12th year of service 800 credits per year
13th year of service onwards 1000 credits per year

Click to view the intro benefits

Entry Requirements

Academic Qualifications

Diploma, Higher NITEC or NITEC in Electrical Engineering, or other relevant engineering qualifications

Basic Requirements

  1. Singapore Citizen or Singapore PR intending to take up citizenship.
  2. Medically fit (PES A & PES B)
  3. Normal colour perception

Scholarships

SAF Polytechnic Scholarship (MDES)

Receive full sponsorship of tuition fees and other approved charges at a local polytechnic, as well as a monthly allowance and study bonus.

Learn More

SAF ITE Scholarship (MDES)

Receive full sponsorship of tuition fees and other approved charges at a local Institute of Technical Education (ITE), as well as a monthly allowance.

Learn More

Recruitment Bonus (MDES)

Receive a lump sum bonus of $25,000 (Diploma) or $15,000 (Higher NITEC / NITEC) when you join us.

Learn More

Stories from Beyond

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