Lead Project Safety Engineer (Defence Engineering) - Wales

Lead Project Safety Engineer (Defence Engineering) - Wales

Job Title: Lead Project Safety Engineer (Defence Engineering) - Wales
Contract Type: Contract
Location: South Wales, Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 894575_1521813930
Contact Name: Andrew Little
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 23, 2018 14:05

Job Description

Lead Project Safety Engineer (Defence Engineering) - Wales

Global Leading defence engineering organisation are looking to hire an experienced and qualified Lead Project Safety Engineer to join their prestigious, high-profile fast growing team based in Wales.

The successful candidate must have experience and understanding of providing technical leadership and have previous success of delivery on various defence safety programmes as well as experience with System Safety Techniques such as Modular Safety Case and experience of software and functional safety.

Responsibilities will include:
*Experience with specific safety and environmental programme including working alongside system engineers involved in Agile developments.
*Identify Safety Integrity Levels (SILs) and be able to show they are met.
*Ability to conduct HAZOPS and system preliminary/system hazard analyse
*Ability to run the transition of the system safety case
*Plan supplier safety requirements and work with suppliers on delivery of safety case reports
*Work alongside client project safety engineers and safety assurance team.
*Experience with environmental techniques and methods,
*Experience with current and future safety and environmental legislation
*Advise on the safe installation of equipment on land mobile platforms.

Knowledge, Experience and qualifications required:

*Must have competence in Safety Engineering for large scale system of systems.
*System and product safety case plans and reports
*Software Safety
*Fault Tree and Event Tree Analysis
*Modular Safety Cases and Goal Structuring Notation (GSN)
*Def Stan 00-55; 00-56; IEC 61508; JSP 454; DO-254; DO-178B and C;
*Safety Integrity Levels (SILs)
*Legislative compliance and knowledge of current/future safety and environmental legislation
*Environmental Management
*A demonstrable ability to build effective relationships.
*Current security clearance.


*Lead Project Safety Engineer (Defence Engineering) - Wales
*Wales, South Wales.
*Excellent Day Rate

Key Skills: Functional Safety, Safety Systems, HAZOPS, Security Clearance

This is an excellent opportunity responsible for supporting the company with all aspects of Safety Systems contributing to the Safety Engineering culture across the business, the opportunity offers a competitive day rate.

If you have the correct qualifications and experience for this role please apply below and I will contact you directly to discuss this position in more detail. Alternatively please contact Ashley Smith on 01202 204088 or

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a Contract position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.