Electrical Engineer

Posting Date: 26 May 2020

Location: Rosyth, Fife, GB, KY11 2YD

Company: Babcock

Apply now

Apply for Job

Electrical Engineer x2
Rosyth Dockyard
£35,486 - £41,820 dependent on experience 
About the role


Babcock Energy and Marine Division employees highly skilled people and are the UK's leading naval support business. Our experience draws on an unmatched range of engineering and technical skills in providing through-life services and deep maintenance to the Royal Navy's major warships and nuclear-powered submarines, in addition to operating a wide range of strategic shore-based naval support facilities.


The Division is expanding rapidly with complex, high-profile defence projects including Type 31 Frigate Design & Build Programme and the Successor Programme. Also, with ongoing additional framework agreements, infrastructure projects, export markets and research & development projects. Therefore, we are seeking individuals who would like to join us at Rosyth Dockyard to support the Electrical Engineering objectives initiatives across these critical projects.


As the Electrical Engineer, you will apply engineering domain knowledge competently to provide technical solutions in the delivery of products and services while continuing to develop knowledge, experience and leadership skills. You will ensure procedures, codes and standards are correctly identified and applied to engineering and technical activities. In addition, ensure task and project risks are communicated appropriately.


Additional Responsibilities:


  • Carry out technical investigations and analysis to provide data for problem assessment/resolution and for design of improvements.
  • Contribute to process improvement within the operational and/or design lifecycle to deliver continuous improvements in quality, cycle time and asset utilisation.
  • Apply engineering domain knowledge to produce technical solutions and documentation in support of assigned task and project.
  • Ensure appropriate review, verification and approval is undertaken.
  • Plan, deliver and monitor assigned tasks and projects, ensuring requirements are delivered to time, quality and cost.
  • Provide a technical interface with internal and external stakeholders at a detailed level.


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?
Ideally, you will hold an Electrical Engineering Degree but HNC or above is considered with demonstrable experience and capability of Electrical Design. Also, you must have experience with electrical design, technical technical analysis and report writing experience to be considered.


This is the level for a competent, experienced and skilled engineer who understands the concepts and principles in a generalist subject area; designs, develops or contributes to determination of solutions to problems and issues in a generalist subject area. Able to work on a range of engineering problems involving some complexity. Typically works independently and under occasional supervision, can refer to others or seek guidance for more unusual or complex problems and situations.


What else do I need to know?
You will work 37 hours per week Monday to Friday with flexible working and you must be able to achieve the appropriate level of Security Clearance.

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 are 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 will 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 have completed this you will be able to apply to jobs from mobile devices. If you experience difficulties please check our careers 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 careers website for more information.



Apply now

Apply for Job

Share this Job