Supervisor (B5) Mechanical

Posting Date: 24 March 2020

Location: Yeovilton, Somerset, GB, BA22 8HT

Company: Babcock

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Mechanical Supervisor (B5) Yeovilton 736 Sqn Hawk TMk1/1A
Yeovilton, Somerset
About the role

Here at Babcock International, we’re looking to recruit a Mechanical Supervisor.


You’ll be responsible for meeting agreed delivery targets at a tactical level and demonstrate people management and leadership skills. Oversee all authorised tasks providing oversight and assurance of the quality of the service, and foster being Babcock culture/total safety.  You will be an experienced and highly skilled technician undertaking a range of detailed maintenance activities on an aircraft component, demonstrating the ability to derive diagnostic techniques as required.


The main tasks could include but not limited to:
• Carry out all authority level D special F tasks that do not require additional authorization criteria - subject to any limitations  imposed by the authorizing authority
• Sign 2nd signature for supervision  of work within trade boundary,  regardless of 1st signatory's rank
• Authorized to sign 2nd signature for supervision  of work outside trade boundary, regardless  of 1st signatory's rank if authorised through Maintenance Manager or Deputy Maintenance Manager
• Insert controlled forms in MOD Form 700
• Carry out self-supervised maintenance activities within own trade if authorised through Maintenance Manager or Deputy Maintenance Manager
• Maintaining a PEVL to establish continuity of experience. Ensure that all tradesmen return the individual PEVLs for validation of entries on a regular basis.
• Specify extent of independent inspections  in source trade
• Specify extent of independent inspections, when he/she has supervised  or taken part in original maintenance task to which independent  inspection relates


What do I need to do the role?
You’lll need industry at Junior Supervisor level, QMS Training, Supervisors in Aviation, Training in an Aircraft related discipline to City & Guilds 2675 Level 3 or equivalent, Quality and Air Safety Management Systems Training and Supervisor documentation course.


What else do I need to know?

• All applicants must have the legal right to work in the UK and be subject to satisfactory security clearance which includes 3 years reference checks. Verification of any qualifications/passport/licences must be shown at interview stage.


About Babcock International
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.
We’re committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme.  You’ll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.


Application Guidance
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If you experience difficulties please check our career website for more information. Recruitment correspondence is normally by email so please check your email account and spam folder regularly.
We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strives 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 we will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.


Armed Forces Covenant
We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week’s special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please check our career website for more information.


Closing date 6th March 2020







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