Safety Engineer

Safety Engineer

Job Title: Safety Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: England
Salary: £negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 897185_1613041567
Contact Name: Tony Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 11, 2021 11:06

Job Description

Our client is a Systems and Engineering Technology consultancy, operating from offices around the UK, helping and advising clients with their technical knowledge to develop, enhance and protect their critical assets, systems and processes.

Safety Engineer

They are currently seeking a Safety Engineer to provide safety support to clients throughout the life-cycle of their systems, from concept through to disposal, providing assurance that new engineering systems/technologies are safe to introduce into service in line with regulatory and legal requirements. Our client has a wide variety of projects across the Maritime, Land, Cyber, Space and Air domains, covering small equipment through to large and complex systems and platforms.

This role can be based out of several of their 12 UK offices.

The Safety Engineer will undertake the following tasks:

Safety Management Strategy / System / Plan development.
Safety Case development and management.
Hazard Identification and Analysis (HAZOP, SWIFT, FMEA).
Hazard Log Management.
Risk Assessment and Management.
Safety Argument Structuring, e.g. Claim, Argument, Evidence (CAE).
ALARP Assessment.
Independent Safety Audit.
Regulatory Interface and Support.
Legislation/Standards/Policy/Guidance review and assessment.

To be considered for this role, applicants will need to be qualified with a good degree in an Engineering, Safety or related subject. You will be (or working towards) IEng/CEng status, with previous experience in a similar Safety Engineering or Safety Consultant role, with experience in some of the following:

Project Oriented Safety Management System (POSMS).
Project Oriented Environmental Management System (POEMS).
UK and EU safety related legislation.
Safety standards such as Def Stan 00-056, Def-Stan 00-055, Mil Std 882, IEC61508).
Adelard Safety Case Editor (ASCE).

You will need strong verbal and written communication skills, the ability to work to deadlines, working as part of a close-knit team, as well being able to work on solo projects as necessary

Safety Engineer
UK wide
£negotiable DOE

Key Skills: Safety Engineer, Safety Consultant, Functional Safety, Safety Management, Safety Case, HAZOP, HAZID, Hazard Log, ALARP, POSMS, POEMS, Def Stan, DefStan, Mil Std, MilStd, Adelard, eCassandra.

PLEASE NOTE: 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 these 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 PERMANENT position

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