£40,000 - £49,999
Electrical/Electronic, Electro-Mechanical, Testing, Electronic
Defence, Electronics, Engineering Consultancy, Marine
Job Title: Weapons and Ordnance Specialist
Location: Helensburgh, Argyll & Bute + Hybrid Working Arrangement
Compensation: £37,000 - £44,000 + Overtime + Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF53567
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 Weapons and Ordnance Specialist at our HMNB Clyde site.
As a Weapons and Ordnance Specialist, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. Working with our partners the MoD and The Royal Navy, you will be part of a team responsible for the co-ordination of embarkation and disembarkation of tactical explosives ordnance. Supporting the deployment and recovery of Towed Array activity when required. This role would see you deploying with your team to fulfil the role of Officer of the Quarter for Torpedo Loading and, on occasion, Towed Array Officer in Charge.
Day to day, you'll:
This role full time role at 37 hours per week and will be based at HMNB Clyde, Helensburgh site with the option for hybrid working 1-2 days per week. The role is adaptable and can be based at various sites in the UK or abroad, and part of the role is being able to deploy with 72 hours' notice to assist in duties pertaining to a vessel at sea. Such travel would not incur cost to you, all flights, hotels & living expenses would be covered by the business.
Agile working may be available to employees in some instances, applying the principles of fairness and consistency whilst ensuring that the overriding business needs can be appropriately met. We are happy to consider flexible, blended working, including part-time, condensed hours, and job sharing. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.
Essential experience of the Weapons and Ordnance Specialist:
Qualifications for the Weapons and Ordnance Specialist:
Please note that this position is subject to enhanced national security vetting. The successful candidate must be a sole UK national who is able to satisfy Ministry of Defence security requirements (this may include obtaining SC, NNPPI or Developed Vetting (DV) level of security clearances).
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 are 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.