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Electrical Fitter (Estates Maintenance)

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Coulport, Helesburgh

Job Title:                     Electrical Fitter (Estates Maintenance)

Location:                     Coulport, Helensburgh, GB, G84 0PD

Salary:                          £32,422 + Benefits

Role Type:                   Full time / Permanent
Role ID:                        SF40416


This is an exciting opportunity to be part of an experienced team and advance your knowledge and broaden your experience working on a wide variety of different Estates and Maintenance systems, equipment and buildings.


Who we are looking for?

We are looking for an Electrical Fitter who will undertake electrical fitting activities utilising their skill set determining the best way to investigate, rectify and repair faults. Also act as a mentor to colleagues and provides guidance and instruction to one or more apprentices under their care and provide direction to Multi Skilled Operatives.

What will you be doing?

  • Carrying out planned and reactive maintenance on Electrical distribution equipment, LTHW, MTHW & Steam heating systems and associated distribution equipment, HVAC systems, overhead cranes and other facilities equipment in all areas of the depot.
  • Working in confined spaces, working to heights and in inclement weather conditions.
  • Ensure that work is carried out in line with current processes and make suggestions on improving systems and processes to increase productivity and safety in accordance with set objectives and timescales.
  • Work within all H&S legislation, Safe Systems Of Work and control of work processes in accordance with Clyde policies.
  • Undertake mentoring where required to personnel in the operation & maintenance of systems and equipment.

The experience you’ll bring

  • Previous Electrical Fitter experience within a estates or maintenance environment with experience of working with fire alarms.
  • Recognised Electrical Engineering Apprenticeship qualified to SVQ Level 3 (or NVQ and C&G equivalent).
  • You will be able to understand and read drawings and have the ability to think on your feet and problem solve with a high attention to detail and fault finding. 
  • Ability to demonstrate attention to detail and a focus on producing high-quality work to meet rigorous acceptance standards.
  • Experience of Maintenance Procedures, Risk, and COSHH assessments and Safe Systems of Work with excellent team working and interpersonal skills. 
  • You must be able to achieve the appropriate security clearance level for this role


What a role with Babcock offers?

  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • 4.5 day working week
  • Overtime opportunities
  • Pension Plan
  • Share Ownership Scheme
  • Access to make a difference for a sustainable environment for future
  • A tailored personal development and training programme.
  • Autonomy. Trusted and empowered to deliver and be your best.

About Babcock


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.


HM Naval Base Clyde is located 6 miles north of Helensburgh in the West of Scotland. We are well placed for commuter links to Glasgow and the wider region, but it is recommended for employees to travel by car due to the location.


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Application Guidance:


All applications should be made online.


We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.


Please follow the link when you apply to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants.



Closing Date: 18 January 2022



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