Job Description

Job Title: Shipwright

Location: Rosyth, UK - Onsite

Compensation: 2C - £32,937.00

Role Type: Full time / Permanent

Role ID: SF: 49669

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 Shipwright 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 Shipwright 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 Shipwright will make

As a Shipwright you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. maintaining, repairing, and restoring both naval and commercial vessels

Day to day, you'll Day-to-day, you'll be expected to undertake general shipwright / fabrication activities including below:
Sheet plate and steel section fabrication
Lining out and marking off
Interpretation of drawings, and specifications, for fabrication work
Grinding, burning, and drilling
Use of disc cutters, guillotine, and band saws
Arc air gouging
Tack welding
Making moulds and Templates
Fabrication and fitting ventilation
GRP repair work (training available)

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.

Essential experience
General shipwright experience
Obtain 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: 30/03/2023



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