Production Engineer


Job summary

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

About the job

Job Title: Production Engineer
Location: Plymouth, Devon
Compensation: £34,160 (pay review pending) + Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF52960

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 Production Engineer at our Devonport site.

The role
As a Production Engineer, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. You will oversee the process of overhaul and repair for submarine parts, in terms of documentation. There are multiple projects dealing with the replacement of obsolete parts or working with bespoke parts.

Day to day, you'll undertake production control activities to meet specified project delivery and ISO 9001 quality targets.

  • Support shop floor with testing, repair, overhaul of valves and other parts.
  • Creating paperwork to ensure drawings, DI charts, specifications are correct.
  • Liaising with Materials Engineers and Parts Creation Unit.

Essential experience of the Production Engineer

  • Mechanical Engineering Background in complex engineering environment (aviation, marine or nuclear etc.).
  • Experience as a fitter, or project engineer.

This role is 36 hours per week with an early finish on a Friday. It is fulltime on site but we do offer some flexibility in working patterns.

Qualifications for the Production Engineer

  • ONC or HNC in engineering discipline preferred.

The successful candidate must be able to achieve SC security clearance 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: 07/11/23

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