Range Warden

Job Description

Job Title: Range Warden

Location: RAF Halton, UK - Onsite

Compensation: £21,152

Role Type: Full time / Permanent

Role ID: SF: 49966

Big shifts begin here

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 Range Warden at RAF Halton

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 Range Warden is based within our Aviation business area.

Our Aviation business helps defend nations, save lives, and protect communities through innovative delivery of critical and vital aviation services to the civil and defence sectors. Everyday lives, livelihoods, safety, and security depend on the operations we fly and enable.

The role

The difference our new Range Warden will make

As a Range Warden you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. Providing general maintenance for the station within a metre range.

Day to day, you'll manage the range booking diary, general maintenance of the range fabric, targets and equipment daily as required by JSP403, ensure the timely reporting of requests for work services to the URSO/DURSO, ensure that the grass is kept short iaw AP3205 and JSP403, ensure the grassed area in front of the firing point is kept free form ricochet hazards, ensure that a regular supply of range targets are available and that the target centres are aligned with the datum on the range structure, ensure the range is presented in good order and fit for use before handing over to the RCO (Range Conducting Officer) at the commencement of each firing activity, post use checks must be carried out and you will be responsible for implementation of part the range orders.

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 RAF Halton

Essential experience
Computer literate. (Inputting data).
Knowledge of a military environment.
Willing to attend a 2-week training course at RAF Cosford.
Obtain or have the ability to obtain SC Clearance

What we offer

Generous benefits including:
Generous holiday allowance of 25 days plus bank holidays
Reservist in the armed forces receive 10 days special paid leave
Matched contribution pension scheme up to 4.5% of salary, 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: 24/03/2023


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