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Workshop Supervisor / Controller

Country/Region:  GB
City:  London

Job Title: Workshop Supervisor / Controller

Location: Woolwich

SF 39788

Salary range is indicative and automatically generated by LinkedIn from estimated data


About the role


Here at Babcock International, we’re looking to recruit a Workshop Supervisor / Controller to join the team.

You effectively manage the maintenance and repair workshop technical team to ensure that:


The MPS vehicle fleet availability is maintained in accordance with operational requirements and the Service is delivered in a safe, cost effective and technically compliant manner according to the required standards.


You will also be required to:


Plan, schedule and progress work to ensure optimised use of labour and cost effective use of materials and equipment.


Manage workshop performance, ensuring work completed to time and quality standards set out. Address performance issues in ‘real time’ with escalation to workshop manager as required.

Manage training and development needs to enable team members to meet the skill levels required to achieve individual and business objectives. Provide 1-2-1 support and reviews for colleagues via the PDR process


What do I need to do the role?


You should have proven experience in a Motor Vehicle technician role, with experience gained as a fully qualified technician.


We would also like you to have proven experience in a Motor Vehicle technician role, with experience gained as a fully qualified technician and hold an NVQ level 3, or equivalent B/TEC or City & Guilds in Motor Vehicle Engineering.


What else do I need to know?


We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.


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 are 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 will benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.


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 visit our website.


Application Guidance


All applications should be made online using PC, Laptop or Mobile devices. If you experience difficulties please click here. 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 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 to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants.


Closing date: 28th October 2021



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