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Assistant Installer


Belfast, GB, BT3 9GB

Onsite or Hybrid: 

Job Title:               Assistant Installer
Location:               Belfast, UK - Would accept candidates based anywhere in the UK who are able to work shifts in NI
Compensation:     Attractive Salary + benefits
Role Type:             Full time / Permanent
Role ID:                  SF48329

Amplify your impact


At Babcock we’re working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as an Assistant Installer.
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.


Rail Translink
The Assistant Installer role is based within our Translink business area.

We’re working to deliver multi-million-pound rail projects in Northern Ireland through our partnership with the rail operator, Translink. Whether you’re a skilled or aspiring rail professional, there are some incredible opportunities.


The role
The difference our new Assistant Installer will make

As an Assistant Installer, you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. You will carry out signal installation duties working alongside the signalling supervisor.  


Day to day, you will undertake work as directed, ensuring acceptable productivity and workmanship. You will also ensure that all work complies with current quality and group/line standards.


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 predominantly Belfast based with options for working from home.

•    Considerable S&T work experience is essential
•    Signalling modules SMTH, Mod 5 is desirable
•    Able to drive or willing to learn is essential
•    PTS, basic electrical knowledge and ability to use hand and power tools
•    Good mechanical skills is essential
•    IRSE Licensed or working towards is desirable


What we offer
Generous benefits including:

•    Generous holiday allowance of 28 days plus 8 bank holidays 
•    Reservist in the armed forces receive 10 days special paid leave 
•    Matched contribution pension scheme up to 5% of salary, 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.


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: 8th February 2023


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