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Delivery Coordinator Mechanical

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Faslane, Helensburgh

Job Title:                     Delivery Coordinator (Mechanical)

Location:                     Faslane, Helensburgh, GB, G84 8HL

Compensation:            £37,195 + Benefits

Role Type:                   Full time / Permanent

Job ID:                         SF40437          

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a diverse, dedicated and growing team where you’ll play a key and influential role leading and managing a multi-disciplined team to support the maintenance of high profile projects across all surface ships and nuclear powered vessels.

Who we are looking for?

The team will vary in numbers and personnel and is dependent on the work package, which can range in size of 20k – 100k man hours and 4 – 50 weeks duration. We are looking for two Delivery Coordinators who will provide task management functions for the duration of the project to which they are appointed to, whilst setting and managing project objectives for their team.

What will you be doing?

  • Lead and manage a team of industrial, non-industrial, RN personnel and where required sub-contractors to achieve the delivery of work packages such as hydraulic systems, rotating machinery, pressure testing and HP/LP air systems.
  • Ensure delivery of objectives in terms of safety, cost, time and quality requirements and use technical capability to plan and schedule packages of work.
  • Create and maintain an environment, which leads to safe working attitudes and practices, promoting the Company Safety, Quality and Environmental policies during projects ensuring that assessments of risks are carried out.
  • Work with your Delivery Manager to manage team development and performance of the Delivery Teams.
  • Promote an environment of continuous improvement and employee participation, with a focus on developing and employing standardised systems and processes throughout and across future projects.
  • Manage relationships with stakeholders including Babcock staff, internal and external customers and contractors and representing the Fleet Programmes department in regular progress update meetings and other forums.

The experience you’ll bring

  • Experience of managing and motivating large and multi-disciplined teams to meet project requirements.
  • A technical background ideally within high pressure hydraulic and pneumatic systems or aeronautical / oil & gas / nuclear or marine mechanical engineering background. A HNC (or equivalent) in a relevant engineering discipline would be an advantage but not essential.
  • Ability to plan, prioritise and manage workload and resources within a high pressure environment
  • Ability to produce clear, concise and well-structured reporting
  • Effective communication skills and competence in stakeholder / relationship management
  • Experience of working to Risk, COSHH assessments and Safe Systems of Work; including reviewing and writing risk assessments and conducting investigations
  • 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
  • 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: 10 December 2021



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