Overall Department Direction
The Technical Manager is responsible for the day to day management of technical support to The Domestics Contract. In addition the Technical Manager will also supply support to HESS Pumps and MREM contracts during annual leave periods.
Required Knowledge, Skills, Experience and Competences
The post holder will have a good general level of education to ONC standard in an engineering subject or be an experienced Mechanical/Electrical Tradesman and therefore will be technically competent, numerate and able to communicate well at all levels, both verbally and through formal written correspondence. The associated TORRs expand on the and fully explain the requirements.
Successful candidates will need to satisfy Ministry of Defence security requirements and may be required to complete a medical assessment.
This position is within the Defence Systems Technology business unit as a grade 5 which has a salary of £34,085 with DRDL Terms and Conditions.
Babcock offers the supportive environment you would expect from a FTSE 100 employer including: enhanced employment terms and conditions, money purchase pension scheme with life assurance, share ownership scheme, Occupational Health services, flexible working hours (only non-industrials), career opportunities and specialist advice and guidance from our Learning & Development teams. Additional benefits may also apply for Management posts.
This role is based at Devonport Royal Dockyard which is located in the vibrant city of Plymouth, Devon. Plymouth is a city with a long and proud military history and more than its fair share of heritage.
There is something for everyone here; from a superb coastline if you are a water sports enthusiast or Dartmoor National Park if you enjoy hiking and climbing, or simply enjoy the fantastic scenery. For a great night out we have the historic Barbican area with its wide variety of bars, clubs and restaurants.
This role is within the Marine & Technology Division. The Division employs over 9,000 highly skilled people and is the UK's leading naval support business. It draws on an unmatched range of engineering and technical skills in providing through-life services and deep maintenance to the Royal Navy's major warships and nuclear-powered submarines, in addition to operating a wide range of strategic shore-based naval support facilities.
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Closing date: 09/05/2017
All applications should be made online. If you experience difficulties please visit http://www.babcockinternational.com/careers/faq/
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Please note that you will not be able to access the vacancy details after the closing date. If you are interested in this role then please keep a copy of the advert and any supporting documents for your records.
For any further questions please contact the Devonport Recruitment team via Marine.Devonport.Recruitment@babcockinternational.com
Vacancy Contact Details
For more information about the role, please contact Erin Loveridge in the HR Recruitment team on 01752 324217 (PC310).
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