Air Safety Consultant

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Air Safety Consultant

Salary:£50000 - £64500 per annum
Location: South West, England
Consultant:Andrew Little
Telephone:01202 204 086
Your in depth understanding of Safety Engineering, (specifically around Air & Defence) could provide an immediate benefit to our top-tier Consultancy client.
As an Air Safety Consultant, you will provide technical analysis of designs and processes, and lead key presentations, whilst working closely with clients to develop and implement strategies to solve their most complex problems.
Your ability to deliver innovative consultancy advice will be welcomed, and your time spent working around Defence Standards such as Def Stan 00-056 will prove valuable.

About the job
Our client currently requires an Air Safety Consultant to join their team. Along with strong technical competencies and capabilities, the role requires a high level of soft skills, preparedness to interact with a range of clients and stakeholders.

Role Responsibilities
As an Air Safety Consultant, you will:
  • Support to Markets.
  • Assurance of work undertaken by project teams.
  • Providing a vision of future needs to support the development of capability.
  • Provision of safety, airworthiness, technical evaluation, and certification artefacts.
  • Leadership of major safety management assignments for clients.
  • You will be working with our clients to deliver aviation related projects; other safety related projects and will have the opportunity to inspire and be inspired by colleagues in offices across the UK and the globe.
About you
In addition to having excellent communication, presentation, and problem-solving skills you will also be able to demonstrate the following:
  • Understanding and application of MAA Regulatory Publications (MRP).
  • Understanding and application of the Military Air System Certification Process (MACP).
  • Understanding and application of Defence Standard 00-970.
  • Understanding and application of military aviation hazard/accident management.
  • Understanding and application of at least one of the following tools (multiple desirable) - ASPIRE; (ii) Air System Loss Models; (iii) BowTies; (iv) GSN/CAE; and/or (v) HERMES.
  • Development and generation of Safety Assessment Reports.
  • Proven track record of developing Safety Management solutions at enterprise, platform or at system level.
  • Experienced in developing proposals and providing technical assurance.
  • Develop innovative Safety Management solutions to support operations.
  • Build sustainable relationships with clients and develop future business opportunities.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills commensurate with the role, including the preparation and presentation of reports to both internal and external clients.
  • Knowledge of the Defence, Aerospace and wider markets, or major contractor’s experience.
Desirable experience
  • Chartered/Incorporated Engineer or equivalent or working towards it.
  • Working Knowledge of Industry and other Defence Standards such as Def Stan 00-056.
  • Knowledge and awareness of their discipline and related disciplines and their developments across varied markets including Defence.
  • Expertise in hazard and safety risk management.
  • Experienced in development of Airworthiness Strategies / Safety Management Plans.
  • Experience of conducting/supporting safety related techniques such as FHA, ZHA, FTA, ETA, FMECA and/or CBA.
  • Knowledge and experience of working in wider markets and the ability to sell their related discipline capability to internal and external clients and across varied markets.
  • Membership of UK, EU, or US societies/working groups.
  • Production of articles, papers, or conference presentations within your discipline.
Air Safety Consultant.
Flexible & hybrid working opportunities.
Competitive salary, comprehensive benefit package, targeted professional development, support in attaining chartership with paid institution fees.

Key skills: Air, Safety, Consultant, Defence, Engineering, Military Air System Certification Process, Defence Standard 00-970, Air System Loss Models, BowTies, Safety Assessment Reports, Safety Management, Def Stan 00-056, FMECA, Leadership, Assurance, Airworthiness.

A great opportunity to work in a technical capacity for a leading defence company that has a track-record of developing and supporting its employees.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries.

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. 

Due to the nature of work undertaken by our client, incumbents of these positions are required to undergo pre-employment screening, and must be able to satisfy clearance criteria for UK Security Vetting to SC Level.

This is a permanent position.
Andrew Little