Utilities & Plant Maintenance Manager Jobs in Plymouth – England – UK at Babcock

Title: Utilities & Plant Maintenance Manager

Company: Babcock

Location: Plymouth – England – UK

Type: Full Time

Category: Engineering, Management

Salary: Salary 36713.82 GBP Yearly GBP 36713.82 YEAR

Utilities & Plant Maintenance Manager


Location: Devonport, Plymouth

Salary: £42,180

About the Role

Here at Babcock International we’re looking for a Utilities & Plant Maintenance Manager to join us at HMNB Devonport, one of the largest naval bases in Western Europe. We’re a key strategic partner to our customers; the MOD and the Royal Navy. We ensure that the UK Royal Navy goes to sea safely by supporting them in Devonport and around the world, delivering complex ship and submarine sustainment programmes and applying our core strengths of technology and expertise to sustain critical and complex assets to help maintain national security.

The Non-Nuclear Facility Maintenance Department’s role is to carry out maintenance, utility delivery and strategic upgrades across the entire Non-Nuclear Devonport Royal Dockyard Estate assets in order to support the wider business. It is governed by the MSDF contract between the MoD and Babcock. As the Utilities & Plant Maintenance Manager you will be responsible for managing the Mechanical department, which has a team of circa. 50 employees and a budget of around £4.5M.

Using your substantial experience gained in a similar role, your key managerial responsibilities will include:

The provision and maintenance of Utilities and Plant within.

Air and Water Process

Heating and Ventilation Process

Non-Nuclear Crane and OHT maintenance

The group’s nuclear maintenance, as appropriate to area of responsibility.

To support the Estates Programme Manager as required

What do I need to do the role?

The Utilities & Plant Maintenance Manager will have significant relevant experience of maintenance and repair of mechanical equipment, and utility delivery and control. They should also hold a Degree/HND in a relevant engineering discipline (an ONC with extensive experience may also be considered).

What else do I need to know?

The successful candidate will hold, or be eligible to acquire, Security Clearance at the appropriate level for this post.

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.

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