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Facility Support Engineer

Plymouth, Devon
Closing date
18 Apr 2024

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Job Title: Facility Support Engineer
Location: Plymouth, Devon
Compensation: £36,620 + Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF56254

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 Facility Support Engineer at our Devonport Royal Dockyard site.

The role
As a Facility Support Engineer, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. You'll be delivering enablement activities to ensure the delivery of Radioactive Waste Management (RWM) operations in support of radioactive waste collection, characterisation, processing, and consignment off site.

Day to day, you'll ensure RWM operations and waste disposal activities are fully enabled through planning, preparation, management, monitoring, and progress reporting.

This is to ensure that the planned activities authorised by the RWM can be fully implemented and completed within set deadlines in accordance with company values and behaviours.

  • To ensure that all spares and equipment required for the safe operation of the RWM facility
  • To support the operations team with the delivery of project tasks, working closely with stakeholders, obtaining waste metrics and completion of project delivery documents
  • To support ongoing operations, waste activities and support with the mustering of equipment and waste items
  • Sustain health, safety, security, environment and quality within operational waste activities
  • To provide metrics of waste across site and to manage SharePoint pages.

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

Essential experience of the Facility Support Engineer:

  • Understand and interpret a variety of technical documents and drawings
  • Understanding of and experience working in a regulated environment (nuclear industry experience preferrable).
  • Appreciation, understanding and experience working in industrial areas and the associated hazards.
  • SharePoint and Microsoft Word experience
  • Technical operations relating to nuclear and radiological activities
  • Maintenance of facilities and equipment to support industrial activities both nuclear and non-nuclear

Qualifications for the Facility Support Engineer:
We value difference and don't have a fixed idea when it comes to background or education, provided you can show the required level of experience and willingness to learn then we would like to hear from you.

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.

Closing date: 04/04/2024



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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