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Deputy Submarine Waterfront Support Manager

Plymouth, Devon
Up to £49943 per annum
Closing date
23 Feb 2024

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Job Title: Deputy Submarine Waterfront Support Manager
Location: Plymouth, Devon
Compensation: £49,943 + Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF55421

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Deputy Duty and Submarine Waterfront Support Manager at our Devonport Royal Dockyard site.

The role
As a Deputy Duty and Submarine Waterfront Support Manager, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. You'll be responsible for all abnormal events across the Devonport site. You'll manage a critical team whose main objective is to coordinate a response to any incidents on site and to seek a positive resolution.

Day to day, you'll also be managing the day to day authorised site and cross site submarine support activities. As well as supporting the Authorised Site Facility Operator and Nuclear Site Plant Manager in support operations and maintenance as required.

  • To act as the Assistant Forward Support Commander in the forward command post as part of the Devonport naval base/dockyard joint MoD/DRDL (Devonport Royal Dockyard Limited) site emergency plan.
  • Managing the response to any coordination issues between Babcock Marine operations on the licensed site and the naval base.
  • Communicating all incidents and accidents to the relevant senior managers and directors including any relevant sitreps.
  • Ensuring that Babcock Marine facility support activities within authorised site are managed by the Babcock facility support staff and their line management.
  • Liaising with the Authorised Site Operator to ensure Babcock Marine maintenance and support requirements are understood and communicated

This role is full time, 36 hours based on site at Devonport Royal Dockyard.

Essential experience of the Deputy Duty and Submarine Waterfront Support Manager:

  • Nuclear submarine experience: primary and secondary systems, operations, production, and inservice support.
  • Site Wide Operations and their locations at Devonport
  • Site operations experience - Desirable.
  • Experience of managing emergency/major Incidents

Qualifications for the Deputy Duty and Submarine Waterfront Support Manager:

  • Level 4 Qualification in relevant discipline

The successful candidate must be able to achieve SC security clearance for this role.

Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Contributory Pension scheme, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows most employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • 'Be Kind Day' enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity

Babcock International
For over a century Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities, and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal.

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.



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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