Project Engineer

  • Job Reference: 00006569-1
  • Date Posted: 12 May 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Project Engineer


Location: Filton, Bristol

Salary: £36,525 - £40,995

About the Role

Have you ever considered how the components, systems and interfaces are managed through operational life in the most complex man-made engineering asset in use by the Royal Navy today? Here at Babcock International we're looking to recruit a talented and meticulous Project Engineer with a strong Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) background to join our Technical Team at Abbey Wood in Filton.

As a Project Engineer you'll be responsible for the management of submarine work packages, through the Rolling Design Authority Requirement (RDAR) database and will act as the point of contact for the allocated work package. You'll will work closely with Royal Naval personnel, design, equipment authorities and Naval Bases within the MoD and the wider community to support the management of the submarine work packages and will be responsible for presenting their outputs to the customer and wider stakeholder community in a clear, concise and effective manner.

This is an opportunity for an ambitious candidate to join a team of likeminded Engineers with unrivalled engineering and technical skills and to gain a broad range of experience in a FTSE250 company leading the delivery of In-Service Support to a variety of Nations and Naval Vessels across the world. In addition, we will provide you with all the training, support and benefits that you would expect from a global company.

What do I need to do the role?

You'll hold a Foundation Degree in a relevant STEM discipline or be qualified to HND / BTEC Level 5 in a relevant STEM discipline with significant experience in a relevant engineering field. You'll also be an incorporated Engineer, or working towards registration with an appropriate engineering institution.

We would also like you to have the following:

Proficient in the use of appropriate Project Management and Microsoft tools
Experience of Royal Navy submarines from a design, maintenance or operational perspective.
Experience in a Dockyard or Airfield.
Experience of Maintenance methodology.Lastly, you'll be an excellent communicator, able to challenge the status quo and communicate recommendations effectively. You'll also have the ability to manage and deliver a number of tasks on time, within budget and meeting customer quality standards.

What else do I need to know?

The successful candidate will need to satisfy Ministry of Defence security requirements. You must be a sole UK national and hold or be capable of achieving 'Security Check' (SC) clearance.
The post may be based in an environment regulated by Trade Control legislation and involve working with controlled goods, technology and/or services. This may require you to meet enhanced security and regular screening checks.What impact does COVID-19 have on the recruitment process?

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we need to ensure that our recruitment processes are regularly reviewed and adapted, as required, to ensure we're compliant with the latest government advice. We are striving to protect both our current and future employees by acting in a responsible way which reflects the restrictions we may face.

Babcock will be continuing with essential recruitment activity but implementing relevant recommendations to ensure that this is done in a responsible way with consideration of the unprecedented circumstances we are facing.

If you applied to a role which is not categorised as 'essential' or which cannot be performed by remote working, the recruitment process is likely to be affected. This may mean that your application may be delayed.
Interviews will be held by phone, WhatsApp video, FaceTime (where available) or you may be asked to complete an online interview. More information will be provided regarding the format by the recruitment team.This advice is valid at the time of publication and changing government advice and Babcock working practices take precedence at any particular time.

About Babcock International

For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence Company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.

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Closing date: 5 May 2020