Asset Optimisation Engineer

Job Description

Asset Optimisation Engineer (Mechanical / Electrical)

Faslane, Helensburgh (Hybrid Working)

£38,000 - £43,000

Full Time / Permanent

Role ID: SF49699

Make Your Skills Count

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as an Asset Optimisation Engineer at HNB Clyde.

As an international defence company, we support and enhance our customers' defence and security capabilities and critical assets, meeting their requirements of value for money, increased availability, modernisation and flexibility


The Asset Optimisation Engineer role is based at HMNB Clyde.

As the Ministry of Defence's commercial partner at HMNB Clyde, Babcock provides specialist engineering support services, including the management of infrastructure and nuclear facilities. We also deliver operational maintenance, upgrades and repairs to support Royal Navy vessels, including the Vanguard and Astute-Class nuclear submarines.

The role

As an Asset Optimisation Engineer you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. You will be responsible for maintaining the integrity of the mechanical and / or electrical asset register of HNB Clyde.

Day to day, you'll analyse reports as generated through asset data analysts and identify underlying causes. You will work with the technical authors and design safety justification teams to adjust maintenance activities to reduce defects or the effects of defects.

At Babcock, we have a history of helping talent go far. With our track record of innovation, you'll continually develop your knowledge and expertise.

We offer flexible working to give people more options to better integrate their work and personal life, whilst ensuring that business needs are met. This role provides a hybrid working arrangement and you will only attend site when necessary.

Experience required
Knowledge of mechanical and/or electrical systems
Knowledge of ISO55000 an advantage but not essential
Risk Assessments
Health, Safety & Environment
Must have or be able to obtain the necessary level of security clearance

What we offer
Generous holiday allowance of 25 days plus 8 bank holidays
Reservist in the armed forces receive 10 days special paid leave
Matched contribution pension scheme up to 8% of salary, with life assurance
Working from home and flexible work patterns
Employee assistance programme supporting physical, mental and financial wellbeing
Flexible benefits, including cycle to work scheme, discounts and our Share Ownership Scheme
Autonomy. Trusted and empowered to be at your best

Babcock International

For over 130 years, we 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. Change begins with our people and our shared Principles: be curious; be courageous; own and deliver; think: outcomes; collaborate; and be kind. These values not only guide the way we work, but also our efforts to reach net-zero carbon. Yes, our ambitions are big, but together, we can achieve them.

Armed Forces Covenant

We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. If you are a reservist in the armed forces, we provide up to ten days special paid leave in support of your training commitments.

Application Guidance

All applications should be made online. 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.



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