Project Manager

Plymouth, Devon, UK
06 Jul 2019
19 Jul 2019
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed, SC
Job Type

Babcock is the UK's leading engineering support services organisation employing over 28,000 people across the world. Babcock offer a hugely diverse number of career options.

Project Manager
Starting Salary - £42,180
About the role
The Estates Project Department is responsible for delivering extensive and diverse infrastructure upgrades and improvements across the entire Devonport Site and often beyond. A significant, recent commitment to invest in site improvement necessitates expansion of the existing core team to accommodate delivery.
As a Project Manager you'll manage specific property and facility projects within the Devonport Dockyard and the Base Services Estates from concept, feasibility and Design stages, through implementation and to formal hand-over.
What do I need to do the role?
As an experienced project manager, you'll be able to demonstrate considerable experience in managing staff and subcontracts, you'll have good interpersonal skills and be competent in verbal and written communication. With experience in quality management of external contractors and tender processes you'll also have an understanding in the supply chain management of contractors work packages. You'll also have completed (or be willing to):
  • YINC (Yard Introductory Nuclear Course)
  • Health and Safety Management of Subcontractors Course
  • Association of Project Managers (APM) Introductory Course
  • CDM Awareness
  • Asbestos Awareness Course
  • IOSH Managing Safely
Additionally, depending on your experience of managing tasks on the licensed site, the role may carry a requirement to carry out the Intelligent Customer function. This carries additional competence requirements through achievement of the following:
  • Nuclear Plant Foundation Course Module 1 (NUC0793)
  • Submarine Quality Assurance Course
  • Relevant Tier 1 Training for Safety Case in 9 Dock NUC 0847 - or equivalent
  • Relevant Tier 1 Training for Safety Case in SRC NUC 0696 - or equivalent
About Babcock International and Devonport
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.
You will be based at Devonport Royal Dockyard in Plymouth, Devon. Working at Devonport puts the best of the South West at your fingertips. Amazing scenery, vibrant towns and numerous leisure opportunities - It's why Devon and Cornwall are such a desirable place to live and work.
Comprising of 14 dry docks, four miles of waterfront and 25 tidal berths, Devonport is the base for numerous surface vessels as well as the base and refit centre for the Trafalgar-class nuclear-powered submarines. Devonport has also recently been selected as the base port for the Navy's new Type 26 frigates and will become the maintenance centre for the future submarine programme.
We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.
Application Guidance
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We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strives to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment.
If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs
Armed Forces Covenant
We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week's special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please click here .
Closing date: 19 th July 2019

All applications should be made online. If you experience difficulties please click here Recruitment correspondence is normally by email so please check your email account and spam folder regularly.

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