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Senior Engineer- (TLBP)- Submarines (Permanent)

Location: Bristol Country: UK Rate: £35,000- £42,000 p.a.

Senior Engineer (TLBP) - Submarines

Location- Filton, Bristol

£35,000- £42,000 p.a.

About the role

As the Senior Engineer for the Through Life Boat Plan Team (TLBP) you will be a part of the Platform Engineering Team, who provides in-service support to the Royal Navy's fleet of Submarines.

You will seek to provide a holistic view and approach to the maintenance requirements for the duration of the platform life for the submarines, with a primary focus on the propulsion plant. Your role will involve providing direct support to the customer with respect to what maintenance activity is required to assure and maintain the fleet of submarines.

What do I need to do the role?

  • You will have experience within the defence sector and have an understanding of submarine propulsion systems or their maintenance requirements.
  • A good knowledge of Excel to record the in-service and maintenance requirements.
  • Excellent communication skills as you will be liaising with the waterfront teams to discuss the in-life requirements.
  • Have a proactive approach to work as you will be working with the MOD to make recommendations and improvements.
  • Ideally you will be a Chartered Engineer but happy to accept candidates that are either incorporated or working towards Chartership.
  • Be able to demonstrate suitable experience in Mechanical Engineering.

What else do I need to know?

  • This role is a great opportunity for someone who wants to use their knowledge of submarines to improve availability and identify initiatives.
  • We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.
  • This role will be based in Filton, Bristol but you may need to do some occasional travel to Clyde as and when required.

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Posted Date: 12 Jul 2019 Reference: JS-SF26385 Employment Agency: Experis - Babcock International Contact: Carly Blake