Driver / Handler

Job Description


About the role

Here at Babcock International, we are looking to recruit a Driver/Handler on a full time, permanent basis. You will provide professional driving for all nominated tasks as required, training staff as required.

UAS driving tasks as detailed plus Bowser driving as required, on shift to support flying operations.

  • Daily/weekly and any other maintenance required to ensure bowser availability to support flying operations.
  • Undertake any driving duties as required by the Contract in any location.
  • Control all Vehicle related administration within DVSA/RAFMT /DGSA & BABCOCK guidelines.
  • Ensure all aspects of the MT contract are fulfilled within the required time frames and budget.
  • Ensure all licenses, medicals and competencies are maintained.
  • Communicate with the customer and the Site Manager daily to ensure possible contract failures are avoided.
  • To carry out Ground Handling/movement of Aircraft including ac towing duties, Flight Line Operations, aircraft cleaning and general duties as required.
  • Carry out Check A Maintenance.

What do I need to do the role?

You'll need to a PSV license and if you have a LGV or ADR license, this would be beneficial.

What else do I need to know?

* The successful candidate must be able to achieve the appropriate security clearance level for this role and will also need to complete a medical assessment

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're 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'll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.

Application Guidance

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