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Ship Control Instructor


Faslane, Coulport, Clyde, Glas, GB, G84 8SE

Onsite or Hybrid:  OnSite

Job Title:  Ship Control Instructor
Location:  Faslane, UK - Onsite
Compensation:  £37,500 - £38,500 + benefits
Role Type:  Full time / Permanent
Role ID:  SF 43342


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 a Ship Control Instructor at our Clyde - Faslane 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.


Defence Training
The Ship Control Instructor role is based within our Marine Training business area.


The role

The difference our new Ship Control Instructor will make
As a Ship Control Instructor, you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. You’ll deliver Astute Class ship control training to current and next generation of Submarine professionals. 


Day to day, you’ll provide subject matter expertise and input into the analysis and solution development for technical change to the existing product and to provide advice in support to Marine Training’s projects.

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. 


This role is based onsite in Faslane, Helensburgh.

Essential experience

•    Comprehensive knowledge and recent experience of operating Astute class Ship Control systems, as a qualified Ship Control Officer of the Watch.
•    Experience of Submarine Control Room management 
•    Qualification as an Operations or Weapons Engineering Warrant Officer/Senior Rating
•    You must hold or have the ability to obtain SC security clearance 


What we offer

Generous benefits including:
•    Generous holiday allowance of 25 days plus 8 bank holidays 
•    Reservist in the armed forces receive 10 days special paid leave 
•    Matched contribution pension scheme
•    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: 03/04/23



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