Job Title: Business Improvement Specialist
Location: Bristol - Hybrid
This role requires regular travel to Bristol on a weekly basis alongside remote working arrangements and access to any Babcock Hub.
Compensation: £45,089 - £50,618 + pension (matched up to 8%) + 25 days holiday
Role Type: Full Time / Permanent
Job ID: SF44654
We have an opportunity for a Business Improvement Engineer, to join our Business Improvement (BI) team at Babcock to support the Submarine Support Engineering (SSE) business area, within Babcock Naval Nuclear. The BI Team is a dedicated team focused on supporting areas of the business to improve by helping to understand new or existing problems, finding the root cause, and providing a solution.
Who we are looking for?
As a Business Improvement Specialist, we are looking for you to be adaptable and be un-phased by changing priorities. You will be able to actively seek new knowledge and enjoy a challenge, working with a busy schedule of varied and interesting projects. Ideally you will have a good working knowledge of delivering improvement projects with practical experience of leading and supporting projects, as well as the identification of improvement opportunities aligned to key business goals. We are looking for you to be able to work independently across the whole organisation, with little or no supervision, and equally as part of an improvement team and community.
What will you be doing?
In your role as a Business Improvement Specialist, you will report to the Business Improvement Manager, and be proactive in delivering improvement by identifying, defining, and planning business improvement initiatives and delivering simple and complex improvement projects.
Your responsibilities will include, but won't be limited to:
* Delivering Just-Do-It activities
* Working on Lean Six Sigma projects
* Focusing on Operational Excellence assessments and bench-marking teams against best practice
* Supporting cultural learning and change
* Promoting CI tools and techniques as well as CI mentoring and support
The experience you'll bring
* Hold an HNC / Degree or equivalent qualification within a STEM discipline or relevant experience
* Have Lean Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt
* Holds a relevant Chartership status or can evidence working towards one
You will need to satisfy security requirements. This may require you to hold or be eligible/capable of achieving 'Security Check' (SC) clearance.
What a role with Babcock offers?
* Enhanced employment terms and conditions
* Money purchase pension scheme
* Life assurance
* Share ownership scheme
* Occupational health services
* Flexible working hours (only non-industrials)
* Career opportunities, advice and guidance from our Learning & Development teams
* Additional benefits may also apply for Management posts
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.
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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.
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Closing date: 28/06/2022