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Senior Health & Safety Practitioner

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Faslane, Helensburgh

Senior Health & Safety Practitioner 
Faslane, Helensburgh
£40,000 - £45,264
Full Time / Permanent 
Role ID: SF41824
                                                                               Be The Change 


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 Senior Health & Safety Practitioner at our Clyde 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



The Senior Health & Safety Practitioner is based within our HMNB Clyde business area.


As the Ministry of Defence’s commercial partner at HMNB Clyde, Babcock provides specialist engineering support services, including the management of infrastructure and nuclear facilities. We also deliver operational maintenance, upgrades and repairs to support Royal Navy vessels, including the Vanguard and Astute-Class nuclear submarines.


The role

As a Senior Health & Safety Practitioner you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. You’ll play a key part the ongoing upkeep and improvement of H&S principles & conduct across the site. 


Day to day, you’ll undertake workplace inspections, participate in audits, investigate accidents and incidents and maintain the Health & Safety management system. 


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 provides a hybrid working arrangement to be agreed with your Head of Department. 


Essential experience

•    Background experience of Health & Safety
•    Ideally IOSH qualified 
•    Knowledge of policy, procedures and processes
•    Experience of authoring reports 
•    Must have or be able to obtain full SC security clearance 


What we offer

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



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