Safety Manager

Safety Manager

Job Title: Safety Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896329_1582192029
Contact Name: Damon Bates
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 20, 2020 09:47

Job Description

Safety Manager
Salary DOE + Benefits
Security Clearance Required

Do you have a background in Safety Engineering within the Defence industry and seeking an exciting new opportunity?

Our client is an independent management consultancy with offices in the UK and Australia. They are experts in the use of systems thinking, programme management, investment modelling and data analytics in government and business domains.

Due to the continued growth of our client's Safety division, they are looking for an experienced Safety professional to join their team. Ideally you will come from a Systems Integration background and have a willingness to travel to client sites. Initially the work will be on submarine platforms so some experience in this domain would be beneficial, but not essential.

The role requires someone that has a diverse background in safety but has a strong project/programme management skill set. The focus on the role will be to act as the "client friend" and be responsible for the delivery of the safety element of a new systems integration programme.

Essential Experience

*A background in Safety Engineering within the Defence industry
*Project Management experience and knowledge
*Functional Safety knowledge
*Awareness of ALARP principles
*Excellent communication skills with strong stakeholder management


*Knowledge of JSP 430, JSP 520 or Def Stan 00-56
*Knowledge of Safety and/or Environmental Management approaches e.g. POSMS, POEMS or ASEMS
*Ship Safety Management Training Course (SSMO) or Ship Safety & Environmental Management Training (SEMT)
*Knowledge and/or certificate in Safety Management Systems
*Systems Integration experience
*Experience of Complex Weapon Systems or Naval Platforms, but would consider those with multi-platform experience in Defence industry
*Hazard Identification and Hazard Log Management experience (HAZID, HAZOP)

Safety Engineering, Safety Management Systems, Weapon Systems, Systems Integration, Safety Case Development, SSMO, Ship Safety, SEMT, Def Stan 00-56, JSP 430, JSP 520, Defence, ALARP, Functional Safety, Naval Platforms, Hazard Identification, HAZID, HAZOP, POSMS, POEMS

This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding consultancy company, with a great benefits package and numerous career development opportunities available.

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 criterion 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 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.