HGV Vehicle Technician- Job ID: SF 44971

Reference: Ambulance Life

Date Posted: 29 Jul 2022

Salary: £39,220.65 + Benefits

Position Type: Full time and part time

Location: Greater London


Location: Location Fixed- This role is to be delivered from Rainham

At Babcock, we’re creating a safe and secure world, together – and you can play your part. As a HGV Vehicle Technician with Babcock Vehicle Engineering (BVE), you’ll have the chance to do routine maintenance and check-ups for fire engines. You’ll be part of an international aerospace, defence and security company with a leading naval business that’s continually innovating. Our aspirations are big – and you’ll make them possible. 

Babcock Vehicle Engineering is a market-leading manufacturer and converter of armoured vehicles and products. Drawing on over 100 years’ experience, we supply and support deployed vehicles worldwide to customers including the police, fire and ambulance services, civil service, and military. Together, we deliver an end-to-end through-life methodology to supply our clients with specialist vehicle conversions.

The role

As one of our HGV Vehicle Technicians, you will be working on maintaining and repairing engines for fire service vehicles. 

Essential Experience

  • Level 3 in HGV or similar 
  • Experience in mechanical workshops or car plants
  • Class 2 license is preferable 

What we offer 

Generous benefits including:

  • 25 days’ annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Open to flexible work patterns
  • Opportunities for enhanced overtime
  • Wellbeing centre supporting physical, mental and financial well-being
  • Relaxed environment  
  • Flexible benefits, including cycle to work scheme, discounts and our Share Ownership Scheme
  • Autonomy. Feel trusted to deliver

Babcock International

Our partnerships in defence and emergency services protect communities and save lives. We lead with safety in all that we do and ensure that everyone goes “home safe every day”. The work we do is critical and keeps the lights on in the face of destabilising influences. With so much at stake, it’s vital we work as one. 

Our shared Principles – be curious; be courageous; own and deliver; think: outcomes; collaborate; and be kind – guide the way we work. They also inform our drive to secure the planet’s future by reaching net-zero carbon. 

Armed Forces Covenant

We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. 

Application Guidance

All applications should be made online. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We’re committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone’s free to thrive. 

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