The Army depends on its equipment being ready to go at a moment’s notice. The role of 128 Field Coy Royal Electrical & Mechanical Engineers as part of 103 Bn REME, is to provide inspection, maintenance, modification, repair & recovery of all the Army’s equipment all over the world & in all conditions. We repair Army equipment which is too badly damaged to be repaired close to the front line & which has been moved back to a secure location. Our main aim is to 'keep the punch in the Army’s fist’; we achieve this by carrying out equipment support in a fast and efficient manner.
Our men & women have contributed to defensive, humanitarian, peacekeeping & security operations in an array of theaters & here in the UK.
As a member of 128 Field Company you will be trained and practiced in individual and team skills which will prepare you for a rewarding career as a member of the REME Reserve. Many of these skills are transferrable to vocational trades and easily recognisable to the many supportive employers across the South of England..
In addition to supporting you through to trained soldier status, we will bring out your leadership and communication skills, while managing your military trade training through a progressive career path. We are proud that soldiers of 128 Field Company have served on operations around the world. There are many opportunities for REME Reserve to serve with their regular army colleagues on operations and exercises across the globe.
128 Field Company is formed from men and women from a multitude of civilian employments in the Southern area. We provide a friendly, welcoming and professional environment where you will be fully supported during your training and reserve career.
We guarantee you will be challenged and learn lots of new things, but we also know you will have lots of fun doing it – and the best bit…….you will be paid!
We have the capabilities to supply an independent fully operational support team that can provide various levels of equipment support in all environments. As a modern Army Reserve unit we also provide soldiers to the regular Army for operational tours and full time reserve service tours where necessary.
128 Field Company can offer the following trades as careers to potential recruits:
Technical Stores Specialist