Senior Safety Engineer (Weapons/Combat System Management))

Senior Safety Engineer (Weapons/Combat System Management))

Job Title: Senior Safety Engineer (Weapons/Combat System Management))
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Reference: 896840_1603266973
Contact Name: Bradley Baxendale
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 21, 2020 08:56

Job Description

Our bespoke Bristol based consultancy client have a number of ongoing activities within the MoD's Fleet Wide Combat Management Systems (FWCMS) Group, a sub group of Surface Ships Combat Support Group, which in turn is part of the wider Maritime Combat Systems (MCS) Team.

We are therefore looking for RN Weapon System Engineers, or equivalent, with several years' relevant experience providing technical support and engineering management in this specialist area. The ideal candidate will also have a good understanding of safety management within this technical area and be familiar with the requirements of DSA02-DMR and Def-Stan 00-56.
A working knowledge of other supporting processes such as the MoD's Acquisition Guidance System and the Common Support Model would be advantageous.

You will have a smart, professional approach and will be able to fit in quickly into a small flexible team. You will need to provide clients with a high level of assurance that they are being supported by a professional, responsible, and caring consultancy.

The primary role of the successful candidate will be to assist with the development of CMS and Weapon System Safety Cases and other Safety Management tasks on behalf of MoD clients. Safety Management tasks could include (but not be limited to):

*The development and production of CMS Safety Cases.
*Hazard Identification.
*Hazard and Operability Studies (HAZOP) and Structured What If Technique (SWIFT) analysis.
*Risk Assessment and Hazard Sentencing.
*The development and implementation of Safety Management Systems (SMS) and Safety Management Plans (SMP).
*Data input and management of hazard logs onto MoD software systems including HARMS, SMARTer, HLET and Cassandra.
*Client liaison.
*Organisation, preparation and attendance at client meetings.
*The drafting of technical reports.
*Data input into customers software systems.
*Compliance and implementation of work in accordance with the Quality Management Systems (ISO 9001).
Senior Combat Systems 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.