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Pipe Fitter


Rosyth, Dunfermline, Kirkcaldy, GB, KY11 2YD

Onsite or Hybrid:  OnSite

Job Title:             Pipe Fitter
Location:             Rosyth, Dunfermline
Compensation:   £33,711 to £36,231
Role Type:          Full time / Permanent  
Role ID:              SF54143


At Babcock we’re working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Pipe Fitter at our Rosyth site.


The role
As a Pipe Fitter you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. manufacturing, repairing and replacing pipe work using a variety of industry standard materials. Day to day, you’ll be responsible for:


  • Documenting and reporting Dimension Control, Traceability and Quality standards.
  • Determining job requirements and planning/configuring equipment materials
  • Installations, inspections, diagnosing problems/faults/leeks, testing, repair and maintenance of various pipe systems.
  • Fabrication, Pipe bending, Welding, pipe fitting on sight (on board ship) Manual Handling, Housekeeping
  • Identify hazards, problems, defects and the need for replacement, adjustment or repair; to ensure compliance with agreed codes, law, working practices and health and safety
  • Collaborative team working to ensure targets are met;  contribute to those of the team as a whole


This role is full time, 36 hours per week, and based onsite at Rosyth


Essential experience of the Pipe Fitter:

  • Significant experience in a similar role
  • Good working knowledge of the tools, equipment, and materials common to the trade
  • Demonstrable knowledge of applicable codes, standards, and regulations 
  • Team player;  friendly and approachable
  • Must be in, and have the ability to maintain, good physical capability to handle the logistics of pipe fabrication and installation activities.


The successful candidate must be wiling to maintain (with regular training and updates as necessary) the knowledge, technical skills and qualifications that are necessary to perform the role, in order to comply with staturory and organisational requirements.


Qualifications for the Pipe Fitter:

  • Qualifications and/or scompletion of an appropriate apprenticeship for Coppersmith, Pipe Fabrication


The successful candidate must be able to achieve SC security clearance for this role.


Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance 
  • Matched contribution pension scheme up to 8% of salary, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme 
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave 
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows most employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • ‘Be Kind Day’ enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity


Babcock International 
For over a century Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities, and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal. 


If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We’re committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone’s free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.




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