Workshop Supervisor

Posting Date: 14 May 2020

Location: Ruislip, Middlesex, GB, HA4 0QH

Company: Babcock

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Workshop Supervisor
About the role

Here at Babcock International we work as a key partner to the London Fire Brigade.This includes all the includes the management, maintenance, short-term rental, repair, breakdown & recovery, and protection of their assets and vehicles. We have proven capability in helping assure the safety of specialist equipment and vehicles for our customers during national disasters ranging from floods to terrorist attacks.

We looking to recruit a Workshop Supervisor to be based in our Workshop in Ruislip on a permanent basis.


This is primarily a workshop floor management role with focus on resource management, technical utilisation, workshop productivity, VOR reduction and health and safety policies and compliance.


What we are looking for:

• Demonstrate visible leadership characteristics & behave in line with the ‘Being Babcock’ principles
• Drive a culture of safety and wellbeing in the workplace. Deliver regular Toolbox talks to the workshop teams
• Supervise the workforce teams both technical and administrative
• Supervise Bodyshop teams
• Plan and progress work to ensure the effective use of both labour and equipment
• Provide technical expertise to the Technicians and Apprentices
• Drive the delivery of the most effective maintenance solution in line with agreed service perimeters
• Build effective relationships with key suppliers and internal and external stakeholders

What do I need to do the role?

You’ll need to have experience in a supervisory role in a workshop that repairs and maintains HGV's.

It is useful if you have knowledge of Tranman or similar  information systems, knowledge of MS Office applications, IRTEC or HNC related certification, manufacturer accreditation and an Industry related certification or qualifications.

What else do I need to know?
• The successful candidate must be able to achieve the appropriate security clearance level for this role.


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.

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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.

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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