Vehicle Fitter

Undisclosed Company
Walsall, West Midlands
Closing date
28 Sep 2021

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Vehicle Fitter Location: Walsall, West Midlands, GB, WS2 8LD

About the role

Babcock International is one of the largest providers of support services to the emergency services sector. We manage vehicles and equipment on behalf of organisations such as London Fire Brigade, Metropolitan Police Service and the Highways Agency. As one of our Vehicle Fitters, you'll play a vital role in keeping their vehicles on the road and in great working order.

You will be responsible for the stripping and fitting of a wide range of vehicles, from executive to light commercial.

Further responsibilities include: * Removing and replacing vehicle exterior panels * Cataloguing components so that they can be effectively reassembled * Replacing mechanical components E.g. Suspension / brakes * Removing and replacing OEM vehicle wiring harnesses

What do I need to do the role?

First and foremost you'll need to be educated to a minimum qualification of NVQ Level 2 in a related discipline. You will also have automotive electrical mechanical experience.

What else do I need to know?

We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

About Babcock International

For more than a century, Babcock the Aerospace and Defence Company has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.

We are committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You will benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.

Armed Forces Covenant

We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week's special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please visit our website.

Application Guidance

All applications should be made online using PC, Laptop or Mobile devices. If you experience difficulties please click here. Recruitment correspondence is normally by email so please check your email account and spam folder regularly. We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs. Please follow the link to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants.

Closing date: 14/09/2021 Job reference: 37241


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