Compliance Engineer


Job summary

Babcock International
£30,000 - £39,999
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job

Job Title: Compliance Engineer
Location: Plymouth, Devon
Compensation: £36,620 + Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF57634

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 Compliance Engineer at our Devonport Royal Dockyard site.

The role
As a Compliance Engineer, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. You'll support continuous improvements and initiatives in Nuclear Facilities Operations and Maintenance departments, supporting the Senior Quality Engineer in the delivery of a stage one internal audit programme.

Day-to-day, As a Compliance Engineer you'll support the team in ensuring manufacture projects and/or replacement equipment, is procured using the correct specifications and follows corporate processes and procedures, providing demonstrable evidence of through life implementation.

  • Provide support to nuclear facility operations maintenance on quality related matters.
  • Provide support to projects at an early stage to define appropriate quality requirements.
  • Provide assistance and guidance to projects on requirements of quality records throughout the project life cycle.
  • Support review of scopes of work and statement of requirements
  • To undertake desktop documentation audits of Life Time Quality Records (LTQRs) to provide assurance that the records meet specified requirements

This role is full time 35 hours per week and is based on site at Devonport Royal Dockyard

Essential experience of the Compliance Engineer

  • Previous experience within quality assurance and compliance.
  • Knowledge and experience of a quality principal background, including conducting internal audits would be advantageous

Qualifications for the Compliance Engineer

  • Level 3 Qualification in Engineering (STEM subjects) or equivalent - Desirable Yellow Belt Six Sigma trained / CQI Level 3 qualified or willing to qualify
  • ISO9001:2015 Internal Auditor (UKAS) or willing to qualify

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. Further details are available at United Kingdom Security Vetting: clearance levels - GOV.UK (

What we offer

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Matched contribution 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

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: 18/06/2024


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