Principal Air Safety Consultant

Principal Air Safety Consultant

Job Title: Principal Air Safety Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chippenham, Wiltshire
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Reference: 895591_1557992922
Contact Name: Aleysha Armstrong
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 16, 2019 08:48

Job Description

Do you have a proven background working in the Defence air sector in a Safety Engineering role? Are you looking for a customer facing role that gives you the opportunity to work on multiple projects? If the answer is yes, we would love to hear from you.

We are looking for a Principal Air Safety Consultant to join a well-established and successful Consultancy, you will be involved with technical delivery as well as leading a team.

-Principal Air Safety Consultant
-£50,000 - £75,000 DOE + benefits

About the Role

*Plan, implement and deliver safety engineering and management activities within Defence Air programmes
*Legislation, Regulation and Standards Compliance in accordance with MOD Defence Air regulations
*Evidence-based safety risk management - hazard identification, analysis and control
*Develop strategies to ensure safety and reliability as well as identify hazards and assess safety risks.
*Define and analyse safety and reliability requirements and carry out design safety and reliability analysis
*Development and assurance of Safety Arguments for air platforms and equipment
*To keep up to date with current best practice in risk assessment and risk management
*Represent the company at conferences, exhibitions and trade shows
*To provide support as required in new business development activities, including contribution to proposals, identification of potential business opportunities
*To liaise with the client and other external parties as necessary

You will have the following experience:

A number of years experience in the Defence Air industry in a safety-related role
*Relevant assurance role
*Preparation of Safety Cases
*Experience of producing: System Fault Tree Analysis (FTA), Event Tree Analysis (ETA), Common Cause Failure Analysis, Functional Failure Analysis (FFA), Failure Modes Effects and Criticality Analysis (FMECA), Interface Hazard Analysis (IHA), System Hazard Logs, System Hazard Analysis Reports
*Familiarity with ALARP principles and ALARP arguments
*Formal presentations to groups such as clients and review panels
*Willingness to travel widely in the UK and potentially overseas
*Willingness to work in a wide variety of client offices
*Existing UK security clearance, or the ability to obtain it

Principal Air Safety Consultant
Wiltshire, Swindon, Bath
£50,000 - £75,000

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.
This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance. If this is necessary it will be discussed with you at interview.

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 Permanent Role

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