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NDC Operative

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Newton

Job Title: Workshop Operative 
Location: Newton, Nottinghamshire, GB, NG13 8HA
Compensation: £27,335 + Benefits
Role Type: Permanent 
Job ID: 40460

This is your opportunity to join us at Babcock International as a Workshop Operative. 
Who we are looking for?

We are looking for a Workshop Operative to support the NDC workshop in all aspects of Loading and Unloading, Housekeeping and the service and inspections of specialist plant and equipment. Providing adequate support to the 3 Forman within the NDC to carry out all necessary tasks to ensure the business is supported across all areas whilst working as part of the team and to strict deadlines. 


What will you be doing?

As a Workshop Operative you will be required:

•    To manage, organise and carry out all loading and unloading activates across the NDC, in support of the specialist plant and equipment departments
•    Assist with the load testing of lifting equipment and specialist plant items, ensuring projects are delivered safely and on time 
•    To prepare, inspect and certify lifting and other specialist equipment in line with LOLER and PUWER regulations against a site request
•    To inspect equipment that has been returned to from site, identifying damage and ensuring that all items are booked in to the warehouse
•    Attend projects as and when required to support the Plant and Equipment department throughout the UK

•    Actively participate in all safety and improvement initiatives as required
The experience you’ll bring 

•    Forklift (counter balance) Licence essential
•    Driving Licence
•    LOLER & PUWER qualifications would be desirable
•    Lifting Equipment Inspection desirable
•    Mechanical, hydraulic and electrical equipment desirable

What a role with Babcock offers? 

•    Generous holiday entitlement
•    Competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance
•    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.
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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. We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.


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