Join our shipbuilding team at Rosyth

Are you ready to embark on a rewarding career in shipbuilding?

At Rosyth, we’re not just building ships; we’re inspiring futures and delivering the next generation of Royal Navy warships; the Type 31 frigates.

This is your chance to be part of a friendly, supportive team, working alongside experienced professionals, while receiving comprehensive training to shape your career in the world of shipbuilding.

We offer:

Safety first

Trust us to ensure that you’re ‘Home Safe Every Day.’ We’re dedicated to creating a work environment where your well-being and safety are top priorities.


Secure your future with a stable career path that’s built to last. We’re committed to providing you with long-term career prospects, giving you peace of mind as you navigate your profession.

Attractive compensation

Earn a competitive starting salary plus a range of incredible benefits. Your hard work is valued, and we reward it accordingly.


Unleash your earning potential with 1.5x overtime opportunities. Your dedication is recognised and compensated.

Type 31 Frigate Programme

The Type 31 Programme was awarded to Babcock by the Royal Navy in 2019 to deliver five general purpose frigates by the end of 2028, signalling another decade of shipbuilding activity for the historic dockyard at Rosyth, one of the largest waterside manufacturing and repair facilities in the UK.

A dynamic and innovative opportunity, the Type 31 programme is the first of its kind to be delivered under the new National Shipbuilding Strategy and will offer you a chance to be part of a cutting-edge naval initiative. We are looking for people like you who are ready for a career on a prestigious naval project. Find out more about Type 31 and be part of something exceptional!

Why Rosyth

The Rosyth dockyard offers you the chance to grow and excel in your career. We nurture talent and provide you with the tools to further your professional development.

Your work here has a global impact. The ships you build safeguard lives, transport goods, and defend nations. You’re not just building ships; you’re crafting security.

Be part of a community of like-minded individuals who share your passion for creating exceptional vessels. You’ll form lasting bonds with your colleagues, making every day a memorable journey.

Opportunities in Rosyth available now!

Are you ready to set sail on a career filled with opportunities, collaboration, and a sense of purpose? Join us in the Rosyth dockyard and be part of a legacy that builds more than ships.

Continue your career journey with us – in shipbuilding

Apply now