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Senior Scheduler

  • Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Helensburgh, Argyll & Bute
  • Sector: Support
  • Date posted: 08/11/2018
  • Job reference: BBBH92014

Senior Scheduler

We are currently inviting applications for the positions of Senior Scheduler at Babcock Marine Clyde

You will provide an advanced level of project scheduling support, direction and coaching to projects teams to ensure maintenance period schedules are developed and maintained within Babcock Group's Project Management & Planning policies and standards are met via quality schedules that satisfy the requirements of the business and the needs of the customer.

Provision of long term programme resource forecast analysis in order to support the companies Integrated Base Planning (IBP) process and conducting short term resource forecast reviews, with project managers, across live projects to highlight resource capacity / scheduling conflicts for resolution and areas of opportunity.

The post holder will be responsible for the provision of probabilistic schedule risk & cost risk analysis (TRA) to inform the project/programme bid process, along with analysis of the cost and schedule impacts of risk mitigation.

The anticipated salary for this position is between £33,000 and £35,000.

Essential Requirements

Programme Management techniques
Primavera 15.2 and Pert Master
Risk Management techniques

MS Office, MS Project

APM Qualifications - Preferred.


Communicate at all levels, building constructive and effective relationships to achieve results. Overcoming Objections and resistance to change is a key part of this role
Quality Systems (ISO 9001 standards)
Business Processes (Fleet Planning, IBP, Procurement, Finance and Commercial).


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Successful candidates will need to satisfy Ministry of Defence security requirements and may be required to complete a medical assessment.

The role will be in an environment regulated by Trade Control legislation and involve working with controlled goods, technology and/or services. This may require you to meet enhanced security and regular screening checks.

Description of Location

This role is based at HMNB Clyde, located at Faslane, 6 miles north of Helensburgh in the West of Scotland. We are well placed for commuter links to Glasgow and the wider region, with easy access for car and public transport.

Please note that Instructors are occasionally required to work at locations other than HMNB Clyde.

Company Info

This role is within the Marine sector. The sector employs over 10,000 highly skilled people and is the UK's leading naval support business. It draws on an unmatched range of engineering and technical skills in providing through-life services and deep maintenance to the Royal Navy's major warships and nuclear-powered submarines, in addition to operating a wide range of strategic shore-based naval support facilities.

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Application Info

All applications should be made online. Recruitment correspondence is normally by e-mail, so please check your e-mail account and spam folder regularly. If you are experiencing any problems applying online, please visit

All Babcock employees are eligible to apply for vacancies advertised internally once they have been in their role for at least six months. All internal applicants should ensure that their Line Manager is aware and supports their application.

Vacancy Contact Details

For more information please contact Laurence Whiffin at our recruitment managed service provider Experis on 0117 9309 734 or

Closing Date is Sunday November 18th 2018