Safety Engineer

Safety Engineer

Job Title: Safety Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896839_1600846760
Contact Name: Damon Bates
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 23, 2020 08:39

Job Description

Do you have a technical engineering military background and seeking an exciting new opportunity?

My client is a specialist Safety and Environmental Consultancy who provide a service to customers throughout the UK and are ideally seeking individuals from a maritime, land or weapons background to join their team.

Key Requirements

*Ideally, you will come from a technical engineering military background, with several years' relevant experience providing technical support and engineering management in your specialist area
*You will have ideally reached middle management level (Leading Hand / PO / Corporal) within your respective branch of the forces, with relevant experience of practical risk assessment and safety management in the workplace
*To best support ongoing activities, you will have a working knowledge of safety management within the sea systems, land systems and weapons management domains
*Knowledge of MoD and civilian standards, in particular the relevant Def-Stans, JSPs, DSA requirements and civil standards
*Ship Safety and Environmental Management Training (SEMT) or SSMO Course desirable

Job Responsibilities

*The primary role of the successful candidate will be to assist with the development of Safety Cases and other Safety Management tasks on behalf of MoD clients
*Safety Management tasks could include (but not be limited to):
oThe development and production of Safety Cases for Ships, Aircraft, Land Systems, armaments, and associated sub systems and equipment
oHazard Identification (HAZID), Hazard and Operability Studies (HAZOP) and Structured What If Technique (SWIFT) analysis
oRisk Assessment and Hazard Sentencing
oThe development and implementation of Safety Management Systems (SMS) and Safety Management Plans (SMP)
oData input and management of hazard logs onto MoD software systems including HARMS, SMARTer, HLET and eCassandra
*Compliance and implementation of work in accordance with the Quality Management Systems (ISO 9001)
*Regular visits will be required to Bristol and to contractor and customer sites further afield within the UK

Safety Engineer
Bristol / Home Based
Competitive Salary + Benefits including Flexible Working, Pension & More

Safety Engineering, Safety Management Systems, Safety Cases, Maritime, Land, Weapons, Safety Critical Systems, Royal Navy, RAF, MoD, Naval Ships, Defence Standards, JSP's, HAZOP, SWIFT

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly experienced and capable Safety and Environmental team, where you will be exposed to a variety of projects and encouraged to continue your personal development.

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 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 role is a permanent position.

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