Project Engineer

Posting Date: 14 March 2020

Location: Plymouth, Devon, GB, PL2 2BG

Company: Babcock

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Project Engineer
Devonport Dockyard, Plymouth
Competitive Salary

About the role

Here at Babcock International, we own and operate complex marine engineering infrastructure at Devonport Dockyard, one of the largest naval bases in Western Europe, delivering through-life engineering services, technology, equipment consultancy and training to global defence and civil customers.
The Strategic Infrastructure team are responsible for Major Infrastructure upgrades to the Devonport Dockyard and work on some of the most complex, challenging projects on the planet. Due to future plans to renew the site, we are recruiting heavily and looking to bring on board a proven Project Engineer.


The Project Engineer will be responsible for supporting the wider team in delivery of project scope ensuring we are delivering to agreed SLA’s and within budget. You will assist the Senior Project Engineers in the production of Risk Assessment, Method Statements to ensure all tasks are delivered in a safe and appropriate manner. You will also be involved with supporting scheduling and planning activities as well as contributing to the process of capturing, analysing, implementing and validating requirements for small projects/work packages and project tasks. 

As well as working for the UK’s leading naval support business, we will also provide you with all the training, support and benefits that you would expect from a global company.


What do I need to do the role?

• Demonstrable experience and knowledge of engineering works, e.g. civil works, mechanical or electrical systems / services.
• Proven experience working in a project environment.
• Have effective writing and presentation skills.
• Able to demonstrate experience across some parts of the project lifecycle


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

All applications should be made online. Please use a desktop PC or laptop to create your account and apply for a job.  Once you’ve completed this you’ll be able to apply to jobs from mobile devices. 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.

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