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Operations Delivery Manager (Permanent)


Victoria, British Columbia, CA, V8Z 0B9

Onsite or Hybrid: 

Operations Delivery Manager (Permanent)

Victoria, BC 


Expected Salary: $83,395 to $125,093


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 works in the Marine sector, where our teams provide critical and complex support to Canada’s submarine fleet. Our Canadian team is proud to be trusted to deliver key naval in-service support for the Royal Canadian Navy. We also operate in the Aviation sector, where Babcock ensures that the aircrew trainees of our partner nations receive the world’s best flying training. We deliver vital aerial emergency services and are proud to have been selected by the Government of Manitoba to deliver their wildfire suppression services, as well as key components of their critical air ambulance services.


Whether it is providing technical training instruction, developing training materials or maintaining critical training assets, Babcock is trusted by its customers to deliver world-class training solutions.


Babcock’s Purpose is to create a safe and secure world, together. Our Principles create the foundation for how we will do this. They keep us on the right course, unify the way we work and guide us towards success. By thinking, connecting, and acting in line with these Principles, we’ll deliver better outcomes for our Culture, Customers and Communities. Collectively at Babcock, our employees embody the Principles that help make us great at what we do:


  • Challenge the status quo, Be Curious, and ask, ‘how might we?’
  • Whenever measuring success, Think: Outcomes and positive impacts.
  • Be Kind to ourselves, each other, and our planet.
  • Babcock employees Collaborate – we are greater than the sum of our parts,
  • Be Courageous – be brave, ambitious, and determined.
  • Everyone has a part to play - Own and Deliver to be successful.


We encourage you to explore our Babcock Canada website to learn more about us at


In this role, you will:

  • Lead & co-ordinate interdisciplinary teams to deliver planning, production, engineering, commissioning and subcontract work scopes to achieve project milestones
  • Utilizing project execution control methodology, lead teams to develop daily and weekly workface plans, and detailed project planning schedules
  • Coordinate with Project Management to integrate detailed planning schedules into project master schedule, identify schedule risks, and implement recovery plans when required
  • Co-ordinate Babcock sub-contract activities for the Extended Docked Work Period (EDWP) of HMCS Victoria
  • Ensure quality controls and processes are being implemented and provide support to quality control and assurance audits
  • Participate in project metric and performance monitoring systems and provide feedback on variances and achievements
  • Provide inputs and support to cost and schedule forecasting efforts
  • Support Change Management processes and identify and manage operational project risks for assigned work scope
  • Carry out lessons learned at key points throughout the EDWP
  • Implement a people-first leadership strategy, with a focus on embedding a culture of trust, teamwork, empowerment and accountability
  • Challenge existing processes and procedures and identify opportunities for improvements for the successful delivery of the project


As our ideal candidate, you have: 

  • Previous experience in a Project Leadership role or similar with a proven track record of managing interdisciplinary teams
  • PMP Certification to PMI, or be actively working towards this certification within eighteen months of attaining this role
  • Broad technical experience with a focus on implementing Engineering Changes is an asset
  • Submarine experience is considered an asset
  • Experience in a unionized labour environment and multiple subcontracts is considered an asset
  • Strong communication skills that can provide relevant messaging to various levels of the organization
  • Ability to build relationships, empower individuals and establish collaborative working environments
  • You are eligible for a Canadian Secret Security and ITAR Clearance


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.


Applicants, please apply online at


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