Mechanical Supervisor

Posting Date: 12 January 2020

Location: Shawbury, Shropshire, GB, SY4 4DZ

Company: Babcock

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Typhoon Mechanical Supervisor

RAF Shawbury, Shropshire

About the role

Here at Babcock we are looking to recruit a Typhoon Mechanical Supervisor to provide supervision and technical support to the storage and aircraft maintenance programme within AM&SU at RAF Shawbury. 


Would also like you to have experience in the following:

  • Preparation for storage
  • In storage maintenance
  • Fault diagnosis and repair of faults
  • Cannibalisation of components
  • Engineering Instructions and the recovery of aircraft from storage, including carrying out any penalty maintenance. 


What do I need to do the role?

You’ll need to have a formal aircraft engineering training for trade with formal certification, have extensive experience in aviation and supervisory experience and also experience working on Typhoon aircraft.


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 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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We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strives to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. 

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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 click here.


Closing Date: 4th August 2019

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