Electrical Design Engineer (Power Distribution)

Posting Date: 23 December 2019

Location: Plymouth, Devon, GB, PL1 4SG

Company: Babcock

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Electrical Design Engineer Power Distribution


Devonport, Plymouth


About the role


Here at Babcock International we are looking to recruit Electrical Design Engineer to join our team based at HMNB Devonport, Plymouth who are responsible for supporting the Navy with a variety of supporting services.


You’ll be part of a team that has vast experience in Power Distribution who design, install and maintain complex power systems and equipment across site, which support facilities,  surface vessels and submarines.


We are looking for a proven Electrical Engineer to provide professional and flexible technical solutions to the ongoing operations and maintenance.

The secondary purpose of the role is to provide support to the Design Consultancy function of the department where the activities are generally focussed on the provision of new, or modification to; designs, equipment and facilities as well as injection of new capabilities and undertaking life extensions activities.


What skills will be needed?


  • Understand electrical engineering principles for developing and maintaining electrical power systems.
  • Ability to understand and produce electrical engineering drawings.
  • You will need a minimum of HNC or equivalent in an Electrical/Electronic Engineering discipline.


What else do I need to know?


  • We are happy to talk about flexible working.  Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.
  • If the required knowledge, skills, experience and competences are not sufficient then a Band 4 Trainee Design Engineer post may be considered. 


About Babcock International and Devonport


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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