Fuels Group Operator

Posting Date: 15 February 2020

Location: Ruislip, London, GB, HA4 6NG

Company: Babcock

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Fuels Group Operator
RAF Northolt, Ruislip


About the role


Babcock International have a vacancy at RAF Northolt for a Fuels Operator in the Group Services from RAF Northolt to the Customer and other Contractors. We operate a 4 people day to day who are on a 24/7 shift system.


Main Tasks will include;  

  • Promote a first class safety first culture built on solid aviation and ground fuels principles and policy.
  • Babcock interface with Station Ops and Flight Safety team at RAF Northolt
  • Provide daily updates to RAF Northolt Supply Manager highlighting any problem areas/concerns
  • On call for any issues required at RAF Northolt which may include out of hours support.
  • Work with all Babcock stakeholders to ensure their operational needs are suitably met at RAF Northolt in order for us to maintain the required output. Work with the Authority and other contractors to overcome any constraints.
  • Regular dialogue with the MMO ensuring all maintenance and works services are progressed and advised to OC Eng/Supply Manager and A4 Fuels


What do I need to do the role?


You must have fuel operator and tanker experience. You will also hold a full driving licence, CPC and LGV.


You will also ideally have a qualification in RAF Fuels and previous experience within working on MOD sites.


You will demonstrate excellent communication skills and IT literacy, as well as a sound team ethos.


What else do I need to know?


We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.


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.


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 visit our website.


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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.


Closing date: 28/02/2020


Job reference: 28826

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