People and Culture Advisor

Babcock International Group, the aerospace and defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services for over a century. With revenue of around AU$9.4 billion in 2017/18, we help customers improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within our four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.

In Australia and New Zealand, Babcock operates nationally, employing over 850 talented people. Operating across aviation, marine, oil and gas, mining and construction, cyber security, defence, communications, emergency services and engineering consultancy, we support our customers’ technical, programme and complex platform requirements through our proven processes, systems and people. In many ways, we are the brand behind the brand. You may not always see our logo, but we are behind the scenes using specialist skills and knowledge to facilitate our client’s operational requirements.

A global solution being delivered locally.

Babcock has an exciting opportunity for an experienced and motivated People & Culture Advisor to join our growing team based at our Head Office in Adelaide.

As the People and Culture Advisor, you will be a key contributor to the delivery of a wide range of high-quality People and Culture services across the Babcock Australasia business. You will be responsible for applying your well-developed P&C coordination skills to ensure that quality service and support is delivered to People and Culture and our customers.  Additionally, this role will see you assisting with the implementation of P&C initiatives and programs while delivering high-quality services to all internal and external stakeholders.


As the successful candidate, you will bring demonstrated skills and experience in the following areas:

  • Operational experience across the employee lifecycle (hire to retire) and P&C annual processes;

  • Facilitating and administering relevant activities within the recruitment, selection and on-boarding processes;

  • Providing guidance and support to employees and ensuring compliance with all P&C policies and procedures;

  • Delivering timely and accurate first level advice to managers on a range of issues;

  • Proactively contributing to building a high-performing culture through employee engagement initiatives;

  • Supporting the implementation,  maintenance and training of P&C systems and reporting requirements;

  • Performing administrative support including preparation of contracts of employment, amendments, maintenance of employment files, probation records;

  • An interest, or experience in the implementation and administration HR tools and technology.


About You

The ideal candidate will be tertiary qualified within an associated field and have proven experience in a fast paced, dynamic environment.  Friendly in your approach and with great communication skills, building rapport and strong customer relationships comes naturally to you. You will have exceptional time management skills as well as the ability to prioritise, plan and organise your workload and timeframes to ensure that deadlines are met. Finally, your professional behaviour and committed work ethic will demonstrate your ability to consistently achieve high standards with utmost integrity.

About us:

In return Babcock offers a supportive and engaging environment where you have the opportunity to drive change and the autonomy to deliver operational excellence and best practice within a global organisation that has an enviable reputation for delivering excellence. Central to Babcock’s core values are those of health, safety and environment and diversity so if you would like to be part of an exciting and engaged team, then please register your interest via the ‘Apply Now” button below



Job no: DSAM91290

Location: Adelaide - SA

Closing Date: Tuesday, 28 May 2019