Senior Marine Systems Engineer (Mechanical)
Victoria, British Columbia
Experience Exciting Projects with a Career at Babcock
Babcock Canada provides critical and complex support to strategically important assets, infrastructure, and training programs primarily in the defence and security environments. We are currently engaged in the provision of In-Service Support (ISS) solutions for surface and subsurface marine fleets, including the delivery of comprehensive ISS to Canada’s Victoria Class submarine fleet.
We are a Canadian ISO 9001, 14001, and OHSAS 18001 registered company employing approximately 380 personnel at locations in Halifax, Ottawa, and Victoria. We are trusted to deliver a wide range of services including program management, materiel and logistic support, systems engineering, configuration management and records support, maintenance and refits, and information and knowledge management.
At Babcock, you’ll experience what it is like to work on and support epic projects:
From managing the deep overhaul of a submarine’s more than 200 complex systems to refitting and upgrading massive, 11,000-tonne arctic icebreakers, to supporting naval and commercial surface vessels. These are just some of the complex projects that Babcock thrives on.
Our parent company, Babcock International Group PLC, is a leading global Engineering Support Services organisation that employs over 34,000 skilled personnel across six continents.
We are currently recruiting for two Senior Marine Systems Engineers (Mechanical) based in Victoria, BC. One will be a permanent, full-time (37.5 hours/week) position and one will be a temporary, full-time (37.5 hours/week) position. The successful candidates will report directly to the Principal Marine Systems Engineer (Mechanical).
The principal tasks and responsibilities entail:
Conduct assigned engineering activities in accordance with the Victoria In-Service Support Contract (VISSC) Performance Statement of Work (SOW) and Extended Docking Work Period (EDWP) tasks.
Liaise with the customer as necessary to ensure that the assigned tasks meet requirements.
Initiate, manage, and execute deliverables in support of work package changes and progress; create, support, and approve deviations and waivers, process and sentencing of arising work, drafting and checking engineering specifications, as well as advise on material requirements in support of production efforts.
Provide on-site inspection and oversight capability as part of the EDWP Marine Systems engineering group including participation in Request for Information (RFIs), witness inspection points, participate in defect investigation and rectification, participate in Test Memorandum progress meetings, and other arising on-site engineering requirements.
Investigate and resolve production related technical inquiries.
Conduct research into new technologies and methodologies impacting the execution of engineering work associated with the VISSC known and arising work.
Develop, support, and direct ad-hoc test procedures and investigation procedures to provide technical forensic support to production and commissioning efforts.
Provide thorough technical support to and act as engineering lead for the execution of assigned VISSC and EDWP Engineering Changes.
Provide thorough technical support to and act as the Marine Systems department primary assignee for specific EDWP Particularized Maintenance and Repair Specifications (PMRS) as delegated.
Conduct in-depth analysis, compile technical data, and provide engineering knowledge support to emerging projects and company requirements as assigned.
Build a high-level of technical expertise, proficiency, and knowledge of subjects relating to the Mechanical-marine systems.
Conduct other duties as assigned from time to time by the Principal Marine Systems Engineer.
The job qualifications and requirements include:
Must be a graduate in mechanical engineering and qualify for registration as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC (APEGBC).
Training and knowledge in Naval Marine engineering and Submarine systems experience is considered an asset.
Experience in shipyards or marine design/engineering organization and naval vessels or submarines is essential.
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office software suite (Excel, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint).
Eligible for a Canadian Secret Security Clearance and Controlled Goods.
How to apply:
Please submit your cover letter and resume no later than June 19, 2017, by applying online on our Careers page.
https://www.babcockinternational.com/Ca ... ask=stdext
Your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the requirements.
We thank all those who apply. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.
If you have a disability which requires an accommodation during any stage of our recruitment process, please let us know how we can assist you.
At Babcock, our people are our greatest asset:
Given our commitment to employee development across the board, employees enjoy a long and satisfying career at Babcock Canada in an environment that values their contributions, rewards them properly, and is absolutely committed to their safety and well-being. Employee benefits include but are not limited to:
Relocation assistance for individuals and families;
Pregnancy and Parental Leave top-up available;
Company sponsored continuing education;
Employee recognition and bonus programs;
Reimbursement of annual professional membership dues;
Health and Wellness Program;
Comprehensive health and dental benefits;
Employer matching of employee retirement contributions; and
Paid vacation that increases with years of service.
Babcock Canada is committed to building a skilled, diverse workforce reflective of Canadian society. As a result, it promotes employment equity.
We welcome your interest in joining the Babcock Canada family.