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147 Field Company

147 Field Company is based in Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.

Contact Details:

147 Field Company
Budd VC Barracks
Army Reserve Centre
Cottage Beck Road
Scunthorpe DN16 1TY

PSAO:- Capt Wayne Eynon 
Tel:- 01724 869159
Email:- Wayne.Eynon616@mod.gov.uk

Accommodated in Budd VC Barracks the Army Reserve Centre has many excellent facilities including its own well equipped trade training area and a fully equipped gymnasium that can be used for free at any time by members of 146 Field Company. The Army Reserve Centre also boasts a thriving Junior Ranks Club and Officers’ and Sergeants’ Messes which enable those that have worked hard to relax and socialise with colleagues and families.

As a member of 147 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 our region.

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 147 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.

147 Field Company is formed from men and women from a multitude of civilian employments in the North Lincolnshire 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!

147 Field Company’s role is to carry out equipment support - maintenance, modification and repairs - to all types of Army equipments. 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.

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.


147 Field Company can offer the following trades as careers to potential recruits:

Vehicle Mechanic
Combat Medic
Recovery Mechanic
Technical Stores Specialist
HR Administrator

When and were

To find out more information or just to have a look around with no obligation visit the Army Reserve Centre between 7.30pm (1930hrs) and 9.30pm (2130hrs) on Tuesday nights (a phone call before you visit is recommended to ensure all the facilities will be available). Alternatively call 01724 869159 anytime Mon – Fri 0900 – 1600 and ask to make an appointment with the Unit Recruiting Staff.

Why not come and see what we have to offer?

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