Production Engineer

Job Description

Job Title: Production Engineer

Location: Rosyth, UK - Onsite

Compensation: £37,105 - £43,700 + Benefits

Role Type: Full time / Permanent

Role ID: SF: 45651

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 a Production Engineer at our Rosyth site

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 Production 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 Production Engineer will make

As a Production Engineer you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. Demonstrating the ability to identify and develop production engineering requirements and procedures for set-up, proving and implementing efficient production processes.

Day to day, you'll liaise with welding engineering services to analyse, plan and implement solutions to create / provide efficient fabrication processes, determine and develop the necessary process specifications for fabrication, pre-heating, NDE, set-up, and dimensional control, which are required as per contract and to facilitate these procedures through to production handover, develop material handling and manipulation requirements to facilitate fabrication and delivery to production, liaise with site Facilities on the design and implementation of factory layout projects considering Lean manufacturing tools and techniques, assist planning with project plans and budget reporting where required. Develop and implement production performance metrics, to allow analysis for identifying continuous improvement opportunities and train & develop other team members to an appropriate level. Identify Health & Safety requirements for all associated processes.

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. This role will be based onsite at out Rosyth location.

Essential experience
Skilled in utilising Lean tools and techniques and developing a continuous Improvement culture
Be able to communicate efficiently as part of an integrated project team, involving stakeholders at all levels, which includes proficiency in Microsoft Office Software
Be able to gather, analyse and solve problems using recognised problem-solving techniques.
Experience of working in a heavy manufacturing environment with heavy handling requirements
Experience of proving and implementing fabrication processes and procedures
Working knowledge of profile burning, weld preparation and plate rolling processes
Ideally will have a Degree / HNC qualified in the appropriate fabrication engineering discipline
Ideally have formal training in Lean Manufacturing.
You should hold or have the ability to obtain SC Clearance

What we offer

Generous benefits including:
Generous holiday allowance plus bank holidays
Reservist in the armed forces receive 10 days special paid leave
Matched contribution pension scheme with life assurance
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.

Closing Date: 22/03/2023


Job Segment:
Manufacturing Engineer, Engineer, CSR, Engineering, Management