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Survival Equipment Supervisor

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Wallingford

Survival Equipment Supervisor
Location: Wallingford, Oxfordshire, GB, OX10 6AA

About the role
Here at Babcock International we’re looking to recruit a Survival Equipment Supervisor.


You’ll supervise and ensure the provision of scheduled maintenance, repair and fitting of RAF and Company owned Safety Equipment and Aircrew Equipment Assemblies and all other survival equipment related tasks and activities are provided as required to meet or exceed customer expectations and LAFT2 contractual needs at all times.


• To assist in the Ground Movement of Aircraft and Flight Line Operations.
• Manage, supervise on the provision of all scheduled maintenance, repair, issue and fitting of RAF Aircrew Equipment Assemblies (AEAs) and Company owned Safety Equipment.
• Ensure that all Safety Equipment maintenance is carried out, documented and recorded in accordance with the LAFT Quality Plan, RAF and Company procedures.
• Ensure that all Survival Equipment is issued and fitted to meet customer requirements
• Act as SME on any SE investigations required
• Complete Annual appraisals on all reports.

What do I need to do the role?
You’ll need RAF Safety Equipment Course or civilian equivalent, AV-MED, Q-SE-AC (Helmet Fitting), Grob Handling Course, Flight Line Operations, RAF Flying Clothing Maintenance and Fitting, experience in a Customer service environment, RAF Flying Operations and in a Senior Supervisory position.


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.

Application Guidance

All applications should be made online using PC, Laptop or Mobile devices. If you experience difficulties please click here. 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 strive 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 will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.


Please follow the link to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants.

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.


Closing Date: 12/11/2021


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