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Engineering Technologist, Mechanical

Country/Region:  CA
City:  Victoria





Engineering Technologist, Mechanical (Full Time- Perm)

Victoria, BC



Underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, asset management, and specialist training, Babcock International works with customers around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the key market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear.


In Canada, Babcock not only works in the Marine sector; providing critical and complex support to Canada’s submarine fleet, we also operate in the Aviation sector, providing Aerial Firefighting and Emergency Medical Services to the Province of Manitoba. Our business continues to grow as we expand our services into the Canadian Civil Nuclear Industry.


Our business relies on our people delivering their best day in and day out. As individuals, we all make a difference to our colleagues, our customers and others who we interact with on a daily basis. Collectively at Babcock, our employees embody the ‘Being Babcock’ principles that help make us great at what we do:


  • Always strive to deliver
  • Build great relationships based on trust
  • Safeguard customers’ reputations
  • Never compromise on health and safety
  • Challenge ourselves and each other
  • Respect people and value their diversity
  • Thrive on complexity
  • Trust our people to deliver


In this role, you will:


  • Develop and maintain a technical understanding of the platform mechanical systems.
  • Interpret design and manufacturing drawings.
  • Provide engineering support to the repair, maintenance and commissioning of platform systems.
  • Provide engineering support to the Safe Release of Work for mechanical systems.
  • Draft repair specifications, including technical drawing packs, for arising technical issues on the platform under the direct supervision of the responsible Sealing Professional Engineer.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders including the Customer’s representatives, Production Tradespeople, Project Management Teams, Quality Assurance and Supply Chain Departments.
  • Perform other duties as necessary or as assigned.

As our ideal candidate,


  • Over 4 years of experience in complex industrial environments (Marine, offshore oil and gas drilling or naval vessel experience)
  • Technologist Diploma from an accredited Canadian institute, or equivalent
  • Registered member of ASTTBC
  • Working knowledge of Victoria Class Submarine mechanical and electrical systems is highly desirable
  • Experience with Diesel Engines, Propulsion systems, Heating, Ventilation, High Pressure Pneumatics, Hydraulics and Air Conditioning systems, Chilled Water cooling systems
  • Strong computer skills including MS Office suite
  • Eligible for a Canadian Secret Security and ITAR Clearance


Applicants, please apply online at


Babcock Canada supports the safety and wellbeing of our employees through the following programs:

  • Contributions towards an employee’s physical and mental health
  • Wellness days
  • Supportive work life balance: flexible work schedule and competitive annual vacation time off
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits
  • Pregnancy and Parental Leave top-up available
  • Employer matching of employee retirement contribution
  • Employee recognition and bonus programs
  • Support of professional development and reimbursement of membership dues
  • Relocation assistance for individuals and families


Babcock is committed to promoting a workforce without boundaries. One that welcomes everyone to contribute to our success regardless of race, nationality, colour, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability or age. If you require accommodation during any stage of our recruitment process, please let us know how we can assist you.

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