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Product Safety and Airworthiness Manager

Product Safety and Airworthiness Manager

Job Title: Product Safety and Airworthiness Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 893514_1501601043
Contact Name: Aleysha Armstrong
Contact Email: aleysha@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: August 01, 2017 16:24

Job Description

Our client is well-established and respected, with a strong reputation for designing, developing and integrating complex systems for maritime, terrestrial and airborne applications across both the defence and commercial sectors.

As a Safety & Airworthiness Manager you will play a crucial part to that ensure that the Safety Management System (SMS) implemented is appropriate for the task across all functions and that the business' Airworthiness accreditations are controlled and maintained.

Responsibilities Will Include:

Strategic direction for the Safety and Airworthiness department is determined and communicated to those responsible for its implementation and support.
DAOS accreditation is controlled and maintained.
Strategic guidance is provided to the Senior Management Team on the safety and environmental matters.
Liaising with Engineering Director to ensure that all safety and environmental requirements are met within projects and products.
Liaison with Materials, Production and QA to ensure all products meet the design intent.
The processes and procedures are determined, and periodically reviewed, to ensure that they continue to meet the relevant company safety, environmental and airworthiness policies and maintain 2nd and 3rd party accreditations
Airworthiness of airborne products is under continual review, utilising established reporting mechanisms, and reporting issues to customers if they arise
Line Manager for safety and environmental specialists

Skills & Experience Required:

Knowledge of the relevant safety standards / legislation for electronics systems design
Knowledge of the relevant environmental standards / legislation for electronics systems design, such as BS EN 61010-1: 2010 and BS EN 61508-1: 2010
Knowledge of common defence standards, especially safety management standards including DEF STAN 00-056, POSMS, POEMS, Mil Std 882
Knowledge of Safety case development in accordance with DSA(.01)(JSP430) / JSP520 / JSP454 / MAA RAs
Knowledge of Airworthiness standards and accreditation including DAOS and Def Stan 00-970
Knowledge of fundamental commercial and financial issues.
Experience of acting as DAOS Safety Officer

Product Safety & Airworthiness Manager
High Wycombe
Salary negotiable

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.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. 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 submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.

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