Mobile Technician

Park Royal, London
Closing date
17 May 2022

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Job Title: Mobile Technician
Location: Based at Park Royal, London, GB, NW10 7LT
Compensation: Competitive + Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Job ID: SF42694

We have an exciting opportunity to join Babcock International Group as a Mobile Technician. You will be responsible for the servicing and repairing of motor vehicles at Police Stations / roadside throughout London in a safe and efficient manner.

Who we are looking for?

As a Mobile Technician, you will provide a reliable, efficient and courteous service to our customer at the Metropolitan Police Service, covering all of London area. You will be able to offer excellent customer service as well as build effective relationships.

You will have a minimum three years' experience as a qualified motor vehicle technician and, as Mobile Technician, you will use this experience to work in productive and safe manner, ensuring quality of work is completed at the upmost standard.

What will you be doing?

As a Mobile Technician you will play a key role prioritising vehicles and maintenance ensuring completion in accordance with procedures in operation and to the standard and Quality required.

Your duties will include:

  • Repairing vehicles, components and accessories including removal and refitting in a safe, proper and economical manner using equipment provided.
  • Diagnosing faults and testing vehicles utilising equipment available and using recognised test procedures and techniques.

As a Mobile technician for Babcock, you will play a key role in keeping the Metropolitan Police fleet moving and on the road. You will undertake maintenance repairs, as well as in-depth fault finding and diagnosing of not only vehicle mechanical and electrical systems, but also their specific purpose built equipment. This could entail Warranty repairs to manufacturer specifications, and identifying recharge works to be relayed back to the customer and you're line manager.

The experience you'll bring:

  • Proven experience in a Motor Vehicle technician role, with relevant experience gained as a fully qualified technician.
  • City & Guilds 1 & 2 in motor vehicles studies or equivalent NVQ levels 2 & 3 or equivalent.
  • Ideally completion of Manufacturer training through Ford, Vauxhall, Volvo or BMW
  • Good understanding and working knowledge of diagnostic equipment
  • Good level of Industry knowledge / awareness
  • Basic level of computer skills required
  • Full driving licence
  • Working as part of the Met Police contract you will need to be subject to security checks (NPPV2)

You much supply your own tools, however parts and specialist equipment (e.g. trolley jacks, diagnostic tools) will be provided.

What a role with Babcock offers?

  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance
  • Share ownership scheme
  • Access to make a difference for a sustainable environment for future
  • A tailored personal development and training programme.
  • Autonomy. Trusted and empowered to deliver and be your best.
  • We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

About Babcock:

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.

Armed Forces Covenant:

We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. Please visit our wesbite to find out more.

Application Guidance:

All applications should be made online.

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 visit our website to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants.


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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