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Maintenance Engineer


Truro, GB, TR12 7RH

Onsite or Hybrid:  OnSite

Job Title:                 Maintenance Engineer
Location:                 Helston, Cornwall
Compensation:       £34,660
+ Benefits 
Role Type:               Full time / Permanent
Role ID:                   SF54354


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 Maintenance Engineer at our Royal Naval Air Station - Culdrose site.


The role
As a Maintenance Engineer at RNAS Culdrose, you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. You'll be working at an MOD site, which provides training to the next generation of military capability and support staff.


Your role will be to maintain a safe, legally compliant, functional and compliant environment. Day to day, you'll play a leading role in the delivery of all maintenance services and associated contract outputs.


  • Working alongside a small team to deliver Planned Maintenance, Reactive repairs and remedial works at RNAS Culdrose
  • This can include, but not is not limited to; Alarm systems, Fixed Electrical systems, Lighting Systems & Door controls
  • Complete all reports and associated paperwork
  • Partake in the on-call rota, usually 1 week in 4, allowances will be paid and company van provided 


This role is full time and based onsite at  RNAS Culdrose.


Essential experience of the Maintenance Engineer

  • Previous experience delivering facilities management services for buildings and various equipment
  • Ideally with electrical bias, but we will consider other trades to include HVAC, Mechanical or Plumbing
  • Flexible with a “can-do anything” – “multi-skilling” attitude
  • Appreciation of working at height, Step Ladder use and inspection.

Qualifications for the Maintenance Engineer

  • Full UK driving licence
  • Recognised qualification in a building service discipline (Electrical, Mechanical, HVAC or Plumbing)
  • Electrical Engineering – City and Guilds 2360 parts one and two or equivalent (17th or 18th edition) is highly desirable


Security Clearance

The successful candidate must be able to achieve and maintain BPSS security clearance for this role.


Many of the positions within our company are subject to national security clearance and Trade Control restrictions. This means that your eligibility for certain roles may be affected by your place of birth, nationality, current or former citizenship, and any residency you hold or have held. Further details are available at United Kingdom Security Vetting: clearance levels - GOV.UK (


Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance 
  • Matched contribution pension scheme , 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 the majority of 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  has 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. 


We are a disability confident committed employer. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please email with the subject header ‘Reasonable adjustments requirement’. 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.


Closing date: 01/08/2024




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