Engineering Manager

Argyll & Bute, Helensburgh
£43250 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Salary & Package
Closing date
2 Nov 2021

Job Details

Engineering Manager
Faslane, Helensburgh
Salary: £ 43,250.00 - £60,000.00 plus bonus and benefits

About the role:
Here at Babcock International, we are looking for an Engineering Manager to lead and manage a large team in the provision of Engineering Inspection services to HM Naval vessels and customers. You will ensure that customer work tasks are delivered safely, on time, to specification and within an agreed budget, whilst maintaining close liaison with all key stakeholders.

Main responsibilities include:

* Maintaining a strategic overview of structural and systems integrity requirements for vessels and implementing necessary steps to ensure the capability of the EIS department is sustained whilst continually looking to exploit new technologies
* Assure that all tasks are carried out in accordance with the Company's safety, quality, cost and schedule requirements
* Implementation of the Company Safety, Quality, Environmental policies in the Engineering Inspection area
* Lead and motivate all the Engineering Inspection staff to deliver main objectives
* Assure that adequate suitably qualified and experienced resource and necessary equipment is available to conduct Engineering Inspection activities

What do I need to do the role?

You must be an experienced Engineering Manager ideally with knowledge and experience with engineering inspection procedures and processes

You must have an extensive background in managing and developing engineering teams ideally gained within a similar high hazard, high integrity sector if not holding technical direct experience in Welding & Inspection Services

It is also important you have experience in administration, reporting and managing cultural change within a team.

What else do I need to know?

This role is based at HM Naval Base Clyde, located 6 miles north of Helensburgh in the West of Scotland. We are well placed for commuter links to Glasgow and the wider region, but it is recommended for employees to travel by car due to the location.

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

We require an element of flexibility for this role as there is an occasional need to work weekends and night shifts to ensure the department is well supervised.

Security Clearance

All applicants must have or be able to obtain SC security clearance

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.

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.

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 check our career website.


Be Part of Something Big.

From supporting national defence to saving lives and protecting communities, Babcock provides critical, complex engineering services in the UK and internationally.

Babcock delivers vital services and manages complex assets on behalf of their customers across three key markets; defence, emergency services and civil nuclear. You could be part of this, leveraging their technology, expertise, infrastructure and assets to ensure delivery for their customers, for whom failure is not an option.

Career Opportunities at Babcock

Working for Babcock will give you the opportunity to develop your career, with fantastic prospects for promotion, along with the ability to learn transferrable skills and earn nationally recognised qualifications.

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