Civil and Structural Engineer


Job summary

Babcock International
£Open (Depending On Experience)
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job

Job Title: Civil and Structural Engineer
Location: Plymouth, Devon + Hybrid Working Arrangement
Compensation: £42,245 - £47,215 dependent upon experience + Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF58043

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 Civil and Structural Design Engineer at our Devonport Royal Dockyard site.

The role
As a Civil and Structural Design Engineer, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary where you will support projects across the site, from new nuclear qualified design to through life maintenance of waterfront and building infrastructure.
Day to day, you'll provide technical advice and develop new analysis and design solutions.

Responsibilities as Civil and Structural Design Engineer will include:

  • Providing technical advice.
  • Developing new analysis and design solutions.
  • Undertaking surveys and inspections of structural assets.
  • Preparing technical scopes and specifications.
  • Overseeing fabrication and construction.
  • Providing intelligent customer role in support of subcontracts.

This role is full time, 35 hours and provides hybrid working arrangements with 2 days in the office/onsite and 3 days working from home.

Essential experience of the Civil and Structural Design Engineer:

  • You need to possess good interpersonal skills and be able to communicate effectively with others, including internal stakeholders and customers.
  • A sound understanding of engineering design both theoretical and practical.
  • A willingness to adapt and learn.

Qualifications for the Civil and Structural Design Engineer:

  • You'll be either educated to degree level in Civil, Structural or related engineering discipline, or hold a level 4/5 STEM qualification (HNC/HND) with substantial relevant experience.

Security Clearance
The successful candidate must be able to achieve and maintain Security Check (SC) 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.

What we offer

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Contributory 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
  • Flexible working - we give people more options to better integrate their work and personal life, whilst ensuring that business needs are met.
  • Opportunity to work with innovative technology.
  • Growth opportunities.

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: 26/06/2024


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