Commissioning Manager

Job Description

Commissioning Manager

Clyde, Faslane

About the role

Here at Babcock International we're looking to recruit a Commissioning Manager to report directly to the Commissioning Group Manager and liaise closely with internal customers and the Project team.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a diverse, dedicated and growing team where you'll play a key and influential role in the Commissioning strategy, project management & planning of the maintenance projects.

You will lead a commissioning team, ensuring tasks are delivered safely, on time, to specification and within an agreed budget and will be responsible for commissioning and overseeing the maintenance of facilities, equipment & plant associated with Submarines.

Typical Commissioning Group tasks include:

  • Scheduling and coordinating work to tight deadlines
  • Ensuring that equipment works to its specification
  • Creating and carrying out test procedures
  • Investigating problems and diagnosing and repairing faults
  • Troubleshooting
  • Liaising with installation/project engineers
  • Supervising engineering and technical staff
  • Writing reports and documentation
  • Providing technical support
  • Ensuring safe working conditions

What do I need to do the role?

You will possess a relevant Engineering degree qualification with significant demonstrable experience within Electrical marine engineering systems and equipment.

You will demonstrate people management and stakeholder engagement skills, be analytical and solutions driven with the ability to work autonomously.

What else do I need to know?

This role is based at HM Naval Base Clyde, located 6 miles north of Helensburgh in the West of Scotland. We are well placed for commuter links to Glasgow and the wider region, with easy access for car and public transport.

We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative work patterns at interview.

About Babcock International

For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence Company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.

We are committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You will benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.

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