Process Engineering

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Closing Date

December 1, 2021

About the programme

Start with the microscopic detail and work your way up. That’s what our process engineers do. Join them and you’ll help us develop robust, innovative solutions to extraordinary challenges. Over the two year programme, you’ll work with cutting-edge technology and build your experience in anything from submarine and commercial marine projects to next-generation construction projects including liquid gas engineering projects.

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Process Engineering at Babcock

There’s so much you could potentially do at Babcock . You might find yourself working on submarine projects or commercial marine programmes. Equally, you might help decommission old nuclear power plants or create new ones. You may also be addressing the increasing importance of lower global emissions as Babcock develops solutions specifically targeted at assisting ship owners and operators reduce their environmental footprint. What’s certain is that you’ll immerse yourself in cutting-edge technologies and gain the experiences needed to develop a specialism in this technical discipline.



What you'll need

  • A 2:2 MEng degree in Chemical Engineering (or similar)
  • To be able to satisfy the MOD’s and our customer’s security requirements (you may need to complete a medical assessment).

What you'll get

You’ll get our full support on your road to becoming an Incorporated or Chartered Engineer. And while you’re working towards it, you can help us get school kids excited about becoming engineers too, through our work with a wide variety of STEM initiatives with a number of local schools.

Your career development

Here at Babcock, we’ll support you as you work towards professional registration, such as with the Institute of Physics. And from there, helping you move into a more senior role after the programme.

Babcock seeks to provide a world class graduate experience. As part of our commitment to innovation and excellence, we are partnering with a multi award-winning agency, The Smarty Train, to deliver a new graduate journey. Using a unique blend of science, technology and industry-leading creativity, our promise to graduates is that learning and progression will be part of every day. You will have access to a flexible range of cutting edge resources and in-person support. From instructor-led workshops to immersive virtual experiences, bespoke toolkits, personalised assessments and powerful social platforms, we invite you to achieve your potential at Babcock today.

Before You Apply

Check out our helpful advice on how to prepare for our application process.

Where you'll be based

See the list below to find out more about the areas of our business that are offering places on our Process Engineering programme for Autumn 2022. But no matter which team you join, you could be based anywhere in the UK. That’s why we ask all our graduates to be flexible and willing to move during their programme.

Located within the business at Rosyth, Babcock LGE has a proven track record in developing world leading, innovative technologies for the development and supply of Gas Handing Systems. Through expert engineering, procurement, project management and aftermarket support – combined with world-leading technologies – Babcock LGE delivers enhanced operational efficiency, environmental legislation compliance and cost-effective solutions to shipyards and ship owners worldwide.

Your home base will be our Rosyth facility, but some of your placements may be at other Marine sector locations, therefore you will need to be ready and willing to move to other sites throughout your programme.

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Process Engineering

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