Marine Mechanical Engineers- All Levels

Babcock International Group has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services for over a century. With revenue of around $9 billion in 2016/17, we improve the capability, reliability and availability of our customers’ most critical assets across Marine, Land and Aviation sectors.

Nothing is more important to Babcock than the safety of its people, customers and the community in which we work. With the motto of ‘Home Safe Every Day’, we have an uncompromising commitment to health and safety.

About the role:

You will be working within the Centre of Engineering team who serve as the Design Authority for the Maritime Engineering Support Team (MEST) serving the Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN).  The outputs of the Centre of Engineering provide the overall authority for design, guidance, advice and marine engineering operational support to meet the needs of our customers. You will be required to work in an office based environment, but with access to the RNZN Fleet within the shipyard, to develop innovative solutions in conducting project studies, investigations and reports to deliver the outputs of the engineering group to time, quality and budget. 

About You:

We are looking to fill a varietyof different positions within the Marine Mechanical Department; frommaintenance engineers; to experienced Chartered professional engineers withdesign and management experience. We are ideally looking for applicants withengineering expertise and experience, preferably within a marine engineeringbackground. You will be able to demonstrate some of the following types ofskillsets and experience:

  • Familiar with Marine Engineering Regulatory and Classification Requirements;

  • Familiar with design of ship Auxiliary Systems;

  • Maintenance and maintenance management and development experience;

  • Project Management and Project Planning;

  • Mechanical CAD design expertise (Preferably Inventor or AutoCAD);

  • Mechanical/ Marine Engineering degree;

  • Familiar with report and technical writing;

  • Naval/ Marine engineering background;

  • Chartered Professional Engineer Status would be highly desirable.

In return, we offer theopportunity to work in a great location, with total support and commitment froma hands-on leadership team. Drawing on the substantial experience of BabcockInternational, this is a career defining opportunity for someone who can drivechange and influence people.

Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand and capable of obtaining a New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) Security Clearance.


Job no: EZGJ70242

Location: Auckland - NZ

Closing Date: Friday, 1 June 2018