Configuration Management Coordinator

Posting Date: 02 September 2020

Location: Ottawa, CA, K1P5E7

Company: Babcock

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Configuration Management Coordinator (Perm)

Ottawa, ON



Underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, asset management, and specialist training, Babcock International works with customers around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the key market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear.


In Canada, Babcock is best known for our work in the Marine sector; providing critical and complex support to Canada’s submarine fleet. We are now expanding our Canadian business into the Aviation sector by providing Aerial Emergency Services to the Province of Manitoba.


Our business relies on our people delivering their best day in and day out. As individuals, we all make a difference to our colleagues, our customers and others who we interact with on a daily basis.  Collectively at Babcock, our employees exude the ‘Being Babcock’ principles that help make us great at what we do:


  • Always strive to deliver
  • Build great relationships based on trust
  • Safeguard customers’ reputations
  • Never compromise on health and safety
  • Challenge ourselves and each other
  • Respect people and value their diversity
  • Thrive on complexity
  • Trust our people to deliver


In this role, you will:


  • Ensure engineering changes to the Victoria Class Submarines are properly reflected within configuration records.  
  • Liaise with Engineering, Integrated Logistics Support (ILS), Repair and Overhaul (R&O) and Parts Management.
  • Liaise with the DND and other customers to ensure CM requirements are being met effectively.
  • Support ongoing modernization efforts to the existing Configuration Management system and suggesting improvements when applicable.
  • Monitor status of change requests to ensure proper configuration is being maintained:
    • Maintain monthly configuration records and perform follow-up where required;
    • Provide monthly reports on task execution status.
  • Author and update existing Configuration Management processes.
  • Provide input to support the selection (and/or improvement) of toolsets for Configuration Management and cataloguing of parts.
  • Other duties as assigned


As our ideal candidate,


  • You possess post-secondary education credentials in a technical field or proven experience in a technical configuration management environment.
  • You are a detail oriented person with excellent organizational skills and are able to prioritize work effectively. 
  • Experience working in an engineering environment is an asset;
  • Experience in configuration management processes is an asset;
  • Experience with authoring, and management of technical documentation is an asset;
  • Familiarity with tools employed by the Canadian DND in the maintenance of ship and submarine configurations is an asset.
  • You are eligible for a Canadian Secret Security and ITAR Clearance.


Applicants, please apply online through our LinkedIn posting or through our website at

Given our commitment to employee development across the board, employees enjoy a long and satisfying career at Babcock in an environment that values their contributions, rewards them properly, and is committed to their safety and wellbeing.  Employee benefits may include but are not limited to:

  • Relocation assistance for individuals and families
  • Pregnancy and Parental Leave top-up available
  • Company sponsored continuing education
  • Employee recognition and bonus programs
  • Reimbursement of annual professional membership dues
  • Health and Wellness Program
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits
  • Employer matching of employee retirement contributions
  • Paid vacation that increases with years of service


Babcock is committed to promoting employee equity and building a skilled, diverse workforce reflective of Canadian society. If you require accommodation during any stage of our recruitment process, please let us know how we can assist you.

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