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Lifting Equipment Examiner

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Chippenham

Job Title:         Lifting Equipment Examiner
Location:         Lyneham, UK 
Compensation:     £27,000.00 - £28,500.00 + benefits
Role Type:         Full time / Permanent
Role ID:         SF 45906


                                                                                                      Build a better world


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 Lifting Equipment Examiner at Lyneham
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

Defence Training & TMASS

The Lifting Equipment Examiner role is based within Defence Training


The role

The difference our new Lifting Equipment Examiner will make


As a Lifting Equipment Examiner, you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. You will be providing safer equipment for the Military.


Day to day, you’ll be expected and responsible for conducting inspection, testing and examination of all Lifting equipment appliances and ancillaries on operational, Training vehicles, Training aids and other miscellaneous equipment.


You will also be responsible for ensuring any Lifting equipment identified as non-Task worthy are quarantined correctly and all necessary Lifting Equipment Master Register and associated paperwork updates/entries are completed.

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. 


Essential experience

•    Vehicle Tech without Level 3 
•    Engineering background – can be put through the training 
•    Lifting Examiner qualification 
•    Lifting Equipment Recovery background is essential 
•    Experience of using chains, pulleys etc 
•    Crane / Winch Operator experience is desirable as these are considered transferable skills 
•    You will need to satisfy security requirements. This may require you to hold or be eligible/capable of achieving ‘Security Check’ (SC) clearance.

What we offer

Generous benefits including:
•    Generous holiday allowance of 25 days plus 10 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
•    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.


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: 18th August 2022


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