Vehicle Mechanic (Field Mobile Support Team)

Posting Date: 11 September 2019

Location: Warminster, Wiltshire, GB, BA12 0BS

Company: Babcock

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Vehicle Mechanic (Field Mobile Support Team)



About the role


Here at Babcock International we’re looking to recruit a FMST Vehicle Mechanic to deliver skilled tasks using the correct procedures, tooling/machinery and materials while adhering to the prescribed safety standards to produce high quality outputs in line with the delivery plan(s).


Main responsibilities include;

  • To complete production tasks within the allocated time and standard hours
  • To complete tasks to the appropriate quality / output standard level
  • To use the correct tooling / machinery to complete tasks
  • To ensure non-conforming or poor quality material are highlighted to Supervisors and NCR processes completed
  • To ensure non-confirming or poor quality labour outputs are highlighted to Supervisors and NCR processes completed
  • To ensure data entered into  IT systems is fully complete and accurate


This is an excellent opportunity to join Babcock working for a very large organisation who are keen to develop their staff and offer progression.


What do I need to do the role?


You will have completed the relevant technical or vocational qualification equivalent to NQF Level 3 (Advanced apprenticeship, level 3 NVQ).


Ex-Military experience would be advantageous and a driving licence at Category B or B1 is essential to the role.


What else do I need to know?


Field Mobile Support Teams will be based at DSG sites across the UK from where they will deploy in Babcock vehicles to work and where necessary live alongside contract Units for the agreed exercise durations.


This role could be considered for flexible working.


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 are 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 will benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.


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.


Application Guidance


If you are currently employed by Babcock, please let your line manager know that you’re applying for this vacancy.  You should also let them know if you are attending an interview or assessment for a role.


Please note that you will not be able to access the vacancy details after the closing date so you may wish to keep a copy of this advert and any supporting documents for your records.


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.


Closing Date: 24/09/2019


Job Reference: 26706

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