Job Title: Safety Case Engineer
Location: Faslane, Helensburgh UK – Hybrid
Compensation: £38,000 – £48,447 depending on experience + benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: 49270

Make your skills count

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 Safety Case Engineer at Faslane, Helensburgh.

As an international defence company, we support and enhance our customers’ defence and security capabilities and critical assets, meeting their requirements of value for money, increased availability, modernisation and flexibility

The Safety Case Engineer is based within our Clyde business area.

As the Ministry of Defence’s commercial partner at HMNB Clyde, Babcock provides specialist engineering support services, including the management of infrastructure and nuclear facilities. We also deliver operational maintenance, upgrades and repairs to support Royal Navy vessels, including the Vanguard and Astute-Class nuclear submarines.

The role

The difference our new Safety Case Engineer will make
As a Safety Case Engineer, you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. The Safety Case Engineer plays a critical role in support the production, maintenance and development of Nuclear Safety Cases at HMNB Clyde.

Day to day, your role will include justifying Nuclear Propulsion (NP) activities and the impact on infrastructure at HMNB Clyde. You will support your Senior Safety Case Engineer to deliver safely, on time, to specification and within an agreed budget; whilst ensuring close liaison with all key stake holders throughout.

At Babcock, we have a history of helping talent go far. With our track record of innovation, you’ll continually develop your knowledge and expertise.

We offer flexible working to give people more options to better integrate their work and personal life, whilst ensuring that business needs are met. This role provides hybrid working arrangements you will be expected to attend site as required by your project and/or line manager.

Essential experience
* Degree level qualification in an Engineering or Science discipline or a fully completed Engineering Apprenticeship plus further education to a minimum of HNC level (or equivalent qualification).
* Working knowledge of Naval Nuclear Reactor plants would be desirable.
* Proficient use of MS Office software, in particular MS Excel and MS Word
* Well-developed presentation and communication skills
* Excellent relationship-building and networking skills.
* A good understanding of current nuclear relevant good practice and legislative/ regulatory requirements.
* A track record of making intelligent evidence based decisions using various sources of data.
* You should hold or have ability to obtain full SC Clearance
* Candidates must demonstrate that they meet and uphold our Purpose and Principles.

What we offer
* Generous benefits including:
* Generous holiday allowance plus bank holidays
* Reservist in the armed forces receive 10 days special paid leave
* Matched contribution pension scheme up to 8% of salary, with life assurance
* Working from home and flexible work patterns
* Employee assistance programme supporting physical, mental and financial wellbeing
* Flexible benefits, including cycle to work scheme, discounts and our Share Ownership Scheme
* Autonomy. Trusted and empowered to be at your best

Babcock International
For over 130 years, we 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. Change begins with our people and our shared Principles: be curious; be courageous; own and deliver; think: outcomes; collaborate; and be kind. These values not only guide the way we work, but also our efforts to reach net-zero carbon. Yes, our ambitions are big, but together, we can achieve them.

Armed Forces Covenant
We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. If you are a reservist in the armed forces, we provide up to ten days special paid leave in support of your training commitments.

Application Guidance
All applications should be made online. 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 16th February 2023