Innovation Engineer (Continuous Improvement)

Job Description

Innovation Engineer (Continuous Improvement)


£39,355 - £49,950



Be where you matter

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 Innovation Engineer at our Rosyth Dockyard.

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

Marine Engineering & Systems

The Innovation Engineer role is based within our Marine Engineering & Systems business area

At our site in Rosyth, we aim to deliver engineering-led and world-leading products and services across our engineering, specialised manufacturing, gas handling systems and naval marine businesses

The role

The difference our new Innovation Engineer will make

As a Innovation Engineer, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. As an Innovation Engineer you'll be responsible for leading the deployment of improvement projects and providing technical expertise.

Day to day, you'll provide guidance in Lean Six Sigma, Project and Change Management principles and tools to enable identification and delivery of improvement opportunities aligned to key business goals. You'll also coach and mentor associates including delivery of training packages.

Within the role there will be a focus on developing and implement improvement projects to deliver the goals of the department including analysing operational performance and identifying performance improvement initiates for the department.

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.

Essential experience
Relevant continuous improvement or change management qualifications.
Experience in the identification, analysis and deployment of continuous improvement initiatives.

What we offer

Generous benefits including:
Generous holiday allowance
Reservist in the armed forces receive 10 days special paid leave
Matched contribution pension scheme 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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