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Vehicle Mechanic and Examiner

Fife, St Andrews
Up to £28924 per annum
Closing date
18 Apr 2024

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Job Title: Vehicle Mechanic and Examiner
Location: St Andrews, Fife
Compensation: £28,924.00 + Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF55239

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 Vehicle Mechanic and Examiner at our Leuchars site.

The role
As a Vehicle Vehicle Mechanic and Examiner you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. Carrying out duties to occasional civilian and mechanical equipment or Military variants.

Day to day, you'll carry out work to the required standard and specification as detailed on the James/ SAP workflows. card in accordance with AESP's, customer requirements, current regulations, local instructions, process plans and other technical publications, as well as:

  • Diagnose, inspect, and assess vehicles and associated mechanical/ electrical equipment in line with skills & competency. Undertake diagnostic duties on equipment and to carry out road testing.
  • Ensure all transactions are carried out in accordance with current ERP processes and that work completed and time taken to complete is submitted daily.
  • The completion of equipment documentation and test certificates / reports when required and to required standards.
  • Ensure stores and equipment issued to job are used for their correct purpose and anu unused new faulty parts are returned and reported to supervisor.

This role is fulltime and based onsite at DSG Leuchars.

Essential experience of the Vehicle Mechanic and Examiner

  • HGV experience
  • Holds valid UK driving licence.

Qualifications for the Vehicle Mechanic and Examiner

  • Educated to Level 3 in Regulated Qualification Framework (RQF) National Vocational
  • Qualification (NVQ) in Motor Mechanics (Light or Heavy) or EAL Level 3 NVQ Extended
  • Diploma in Engineering Maintenance (Mechanical)

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

Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Matched contribution 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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