Assistant Project Manager

Job Description

Job Title: Assistant Project Manager

Location: Belfast, UK - Hybrid

Compensation: Attractive Salary + benefits

Role Type: Full time / Permanent

Role ID: SF49273

Inspire change

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 Assistant Project Manager.

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.

Rail Translink

The Assistant Project Manager role is based within our Translink business area.

We're working to deliver multi-million-pound rail projects in Northern Ireland through our partnership with the rail operator, Translink. Whether you're a skilled or aspiring rail professional, there are some incredible opportunities.

The role

The difference our new Assistant Project Manager will make

As an Assistant Project Manager, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. You will be supporting the project manager with the delivery of the signalling and telecommunications framework in NI.

Day to day, you will be responsible for assisting in successfully managing to complete a project or group of projects within agreed budget, programme, quality and safety parameters. You will also contribute to tendering and development of track led projects and provide engineering support to delivery teams.

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 is based on site at Belfast for 3 days per week and 2 days working from home. This can change subject to project demands.

Essential experience:
Proven experience in project management of multidisciplinary rail projects
Technical knowledge which will allow the management and co-ordination of several engineering disciplines simultaneously.
Extensive experience in Project / Engineering Management position is desirable
Knowledge of Track Renewal processes and associated safety matters is desirable
Qualification in Engineering Discipline is desirable

What we offer

Generous benefits including:

Generous holiday allowance of 27 days plus 12 bank holidays
Reservist in the armed forces receive 10 days special paid leave
Matched contribution pension scheme up to 7.5% 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.

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.

Closing date: 29th March 2023



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