Facilities Engineer - Electrical


Job summary

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

About the job

Facilities Engineer
Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Compensation: £33,333.00
Role Type: Full time / Permanent

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 Facilities Engineer at our RAF Shawbury site.

The role
As a Facilities Engineer, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. You will be working on a Military site part of a flight training school, that provides training provision of the next generation of Military pilots and Support staff.

Day to day, you will be required to play a leading role in the delivery of all Hard FM services and associated contract outputs. This will include ownership of a suitable regime to achieve and maintain legal compliance on all building systems including and not limited to, Alarm systems, Fixed Electrical systems, Lighting Systems and Door controls, as well as:

  • The post holder will be required to produce reports & records of maintenance and keep computer aided Facilities Management systems updated.
  • The post holder will implement the business unit's safe system of work and manage the supply chain to ensure they achieve excellent safety standards.

This role is full time and based onsite at RAF Shawbury.

Essential experience of the Facilities Engineer

  • Full UK driving licence.
  • IOSH working safely or higher.
  • Appreciation of working at height, Step Ladder use and inspection.
  • Experience in the application of a permitted SSoW in the management of High-Risk Works.

Qualifications for the Facilities Engineer

  • Qualifications in English, Math, and Science at - CSE - GCSE or equivalent. IT literate (Microsoft Package Inc.; Outlook, Word, and Excel)
  • Qualified to HNC standard in Electrical Engineering or have IEE Regulation certified (18th Edition)
  • Multi-Skill with either elect or HVAC bias.
  • Elect Eng - City and Guilds 2360 parts 1 and 2 or equivalent (17th or 18th edition)

The successful candidate must be able to achieve BPSS/SC security clearance for this role.

Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Matched contribution pension scheme up to 4.5% of salary, 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 International have 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.
If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. 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: 06/11/2023

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