Multi Skilled Technician - Electrical


Job summary

Babcock International
£40,000 - £49,999
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job

Job Title: Multi Skilled Technician - Electrical
Location: Overseas Posting + Relocation Assistance
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits Package
SF Ref: SF54236

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 Multi Skilled Technician (Electrical).

The role

An exciting opportunity to be deployed overseas has arisen at Babcock International. As a Multi Skilled Technician you'll be based within our Mission Systems business area. Babcock is a trusted provider of integrated solutions for global defence and security. We have a wide portfolio of best-in-class intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance solutions, communications, and weapons launch and handling solutions across all domains, integrating the best of industry to meet our customers' needs.

As a Multi Skilled Technician you will apply electrical engineering skills to provide high quality and diverse EST and PAT services on a wide range of electrical systems. Also, you'll execute planned preventative maintenance schedules and corrective maintenance on satellite communication systems and their associated support systems

Day to day, you'll

  • Ensure equipment is maintained and available for Operations and meets KPIs
  • Ability to work at heights and undertake an Approved climber course
  • Carry out Authorising Person (AP) electrical duties
  • Plan & complete minor project work and installations

This role will be based overseas. The successful candidate must be willing and able to be deployed to a partner country for a period of approximately two years (location and relocation assistance / arrangements to be discussed during the selection process).

Essential experience of the Multi Skilled Technician - Electrical:

  • Strong electrical Inspection & Testing skills
  • Knowledge of electrical installations and the repair of, preferably in their application within industrial and office environments
  • Have a thorough knowledge of current HS&E Regulations
  • Ability to work under pressure to resolve fault conditions in short time scales
  • Ability to work as part of a small multi-skilled team, or independently
  • Proficient in use of the typical range of hand tools and test equipment

Qualifications for the Multi Skilled Technician -Electrical:

  • City & Guilds 2391 - Inspection and Test or equivalent
  • City & Guilds 2381 - Installation of electrical services or equivalent
  • City & Guilds 2377 - PAT testing
  • Minimum level 3 award in electrical installations
  • IT literate, including MS Office and similar software applications
  • IOSH or equivalent safety training (training can be provided)

The successful candidate must be able to achieve DV security clearance level for this role.

Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Matched contribution pension scheme up to 8% 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 130 years 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: 23/12/23

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