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105 Battalion REME

105 Battalion Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (REME) is the Army’s only Reserve maintenance battalion operating in Southwest England and South Wales.

REME is responsible for fixing all the Army’s kit including; weapons, trucks, tanks and helicopters. In order to do this around the world, REME tradesmen are trained to the highest level as both soldiers and technicians gaining civilian qualifications in the process. As a REME soldier you will develop leadership and management skills that will also compliment your civilian career.


  • Trades: Vehicle Mechanics (wheeled & tracked), Recovery Mechanics, Metalsmiths, Armourers, HR Specialists, Chefs, Technical stores specialist and Technicians (Land systems, avionics and aircraft).
  • Travel: Canada, Cyprus, Kenya, Belize, Brunei, Austria, Germany.
  • Qualifications: e.g. NVQ’s, City & Guilds, Modern Apprentice scheme.
  • Extra money: Bonuses paid on completion of each phase of training and yearly bounty.
  • Challenge yourself: Mentally and Physically.

For more information go online and search REME Reserves


send an email to: 105REME-RECRUITING@MOD.UK

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Companies and locations

105 Battalion REME

ARC Centre, Ashmead Road, Keynsham, Bristol, BS31 1SX

Title|105 Battalion REME;Lat|51.4135;Lng|-2.478;Url|/reme/105bn.aspx

130 Field Company

Bishops Hull Army Reserve Centre, Mountway Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 5LJ

Title|130 Field Company;Lat|51.0147;Lng|-3.1232;Url|/reme/36007.aspx

131 Recovery Company

Army Reserve Centre, Eastern Avenue, Gloucester, GL4 3BD

Title|131 Recovery Company;Lat|51.8625;Lng|-2.2139;Url|/reme/36008.aspx

158 Field Company

Keynsham Army Reserve Centre, Ashmead Road, Keynsham, Bristol, BS31 1SX

Title|158 Field Company;Lat|51.4135;Lng|-2.478;Url|/reme/36009.aspx

160 Field Company

Army Reserve Centre Bridgend, West Plas Road, Litchard Cross, Bridgend, CF31 1PA

Title|160 Field Company;Lat|51.5222;Lng|-3.5719;Url|/reme/36010.aspx

130 Detached Platoon - Exeter

Wyvern Barracks, Barrack Road, Exeter, EX2 6AR

Title|130 Detached Platoon - Exeter;Lat|50.7123;Lng|-3.5114;Url|/reme/105bn.aspx

130 Detached Platoon - Plymouth

Army Reserve Center, Derriford, Brest Road, Plymouth, PL6 5EW

Title|130 Detached Platoon - Plymouth;Lat|50.4141;Lng|-4.1209;Url|/reme/105bn.aspx

158 Detached Platoon

Army Reserve Centre, Allenby Barracks, Bovington Camp, BH20 6JA

Title|158 Detached Platoon;Lat|50.7017;Lng|-2.2408;Url|/reme/105bn.aspx

160 Detached Platoon - Cwmbran

Chapman House, Ty Coch Way, Cwmbran, NP44 7HB

Title|160 Detached Platoon - Cwmbran;Lat|51.6429;Lng|-3.0259;Url|/reme/105bn.aspx

160 Detached Platoon - Carmarthen

Picton Barracks, Picton Terrace, Carmarthen, SA31 3BS

Title|160 Detached Platoon - Carmarthen;Lat|51.8557;Lng|-4.3196;Url|/reme/105bn.aspx

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