Employer profile


Updated: January, 2021

Still recruiting throughout COVID‑19

About Babcock

Babcock is a global aerospace and defence organisation which delivers complex and critical engineering services across the UK and internationally. We focus on three highly regulated markets – defence, aerial emergency services and civil nuclear – delivering vital services and managing complex assets in the UK and internationally.

Our customers see us as their trusted partner, because we help them achieve their goals. We do this by delivering a unique combination of innovative technologies, effective solutions, and unrivalled expertise.

Given the importance and global impact of the work we do, it’s vital our people are ready to thrive in an environment that’s as demanding as it is rewarding. It’s why we ensure our graduate programmes are world-class. They play a crucial role in preparing a new generation of talent to meet the exciting challenges we face now, and those that lie ahead.

Whether your heart’s set on becoming an incorporated or chartered engineer, a specialist in safety issues, or an innovative commercial manager, our graduate programmes will help you achieve your potential.

We have opportunities for graduates with at least a 2:2 in almost every degree subject. We operate from 249 sites across the UK, so where you’ll be based depends on the team you join. That’s why it’s important you’re flexible about where you work and are willing to move to different sites during your training.

The rewards of a career in Babcock don’t just come in the form of some of the most exciting challenges any graduate is likely to face. You also get a competitive starting salary of £29,500 - £32,500 and supportive colleagues, many of whom have experienced our graduate programmes and are continuing varied and challenging careers with us all over the world.

Ready to make your first big decision? Choose the sector that interests you most and discover the Babcock Graduate Programme that’s right for you.

Read our brochure here to find out more about the range of Graduate opportunities with Babcock.

Work sectors

property and construction, engineering and manufacturing


UK wide

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