How do I apply for a job?
Once you have found the job you are interested in click on the blue button called ‘Apply Online’ which can be found at the bottom of the job description. You will then be asked to read and accept the E-Recruitment Privacy Statement. Once you have pressed ‘Continue’ you will be given the option of either logging into your account or creating an account. Once this step is completed you will be taken to the application form.
Do I have to complete the application in one go?
No. Once you have activated your account you can log in at any time and complete the process. Just remember to press ‘Save’ before logging out. Please be aware that your session will time-out due to inactivity. Please ensure that you ‘Save’ your application to avoid losing your information.
Candidate Homepage - why should I create one?
We recommend that you create a candidate homepage. This means that you won't have to fill in your personal details again if you apply for another role within Babcock. Your details will be saved and you can edit them if needed. Once you've set your candidate homepage up you will receive an email which will ask you to click on a link to activate your candidate homepage.
Creation of Account
Once you have completed creating your account you will be sent an email entitled ‘Babcock Candidate Homepage Account Details’. This email will contain a link which you will be invited to click on to activate your account.
It is imperative that you activate your account within 7 days of receiving this email. If you fail to do so your log-in will expire and you will need to begin the process again using a different username and email address.
If you have not received the Activation Email within a few hours please check your SPAM inbox. If you have not received the Activation Email within 2 days please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org giving your log-in and password details.
Kindly note that if you do not activate your account within the specified time then the Forgotten Password’ link will not result in you being sent a new log-in or password.
If you do not want to create a Candidate Homepage you can click on the 'Skip Login' button at the bottom of the screen to start your application.
Where do I log in to my account?
Please click here to login to your account or go to ‘Vacancies’ then ‘Candidate Login’.
How can I check on the progress of the application?
You can send an email via email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. Your email will then be forwarded to the appropriate recruiter.
How do I upload my CV as part of the application?
Instructions for this are given during the application process.
I have tried to upload my CV but have been unsuccessful.
This is usually due to the CV containing non-compatible information with our system. Please keep the CV as simple as possible and avoid additions such as graphics, tables, text boxes or multi-column layouts. Also avoid embedding other documents within the CV.
If you are still having problems then change to a ‘Rich Text File (.rtf) and then try again as this often makes uploading the document more successful.
How do I register for job alerts?
Please click here to register for job alerts.
The ‘Register for Job Alert’ facility can be found under the heading of ‘Careers’ and then ‘Vacancies’. There are various options for you to choose from when you create your job alert, such as ‘Expertise’, ‘Region’ and ‘Contract Type’. This is so that you only receive job alerts which are relevant to you. There are also options for the length of time you will continue to receive the job alerts. If your subscription ends you will need to redo the above process.
How do I change my registered details?
You will need to log in using your username and password and then choose ‘Update your personal information’. Remember to press Save once you have made the changes.
What do I do if I’ve forgotten my password?
Underneath the log in boxes click on the blue link called ‘Forgotten password?’ This will take you through the process of registering for a new one which will be sent to you via email.