Lead Safety Engineer

Location: Havant, Hampshire Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible working + Ben's
Sector: Safety Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Ian Cowx

Lead System Safety Engineer Staff
Hampshire (Southampton, Portsmouth, Chichester area)
£45000 - £55,000
+ Flexible working and Benefits package.
Clearance required for Role SC
Clearance required to Start BPSS

We have an exciting Lead System Safety position open with a leading prime contractor and systems integrator responsible for a wide portfolio of high technology programmes, complex integration, training and through-life support, spanning the defence and civil sectors.

The business is a leading provider of systems engineering, software development and complex programme management for global security, cyber, civil and commercial markets.

Job Description

Leadership of the Merlin Safety Programme as directed by LM leadership, and local direction of the Chief System Safety Engineer.

Develop Safety Management Plans, including sub-contractor/supplier interfacing elements.

Conduct Safety Assessments such as Preliminary Hazard Analysis, System Hazard Analysis, Sub System Hazard Analysis, Functional safety assessment, Occupational and Operating Hazard Analysis.

Derive safety requirements, including integrity requirements.

Document System level safety arguments, Safety Cases and Safety Reports.

Review subcontract safety documents.

Chair Project Safety Committees and supporting Safety Review Meeting and Technical Interface Meetings.

Conduct Zonals and physical safety audits.

Demonstrate compliance with legislative requirements

Required skills, qualifications and experience

Recent, relevant experience of implementation of safety programmes.

Working knowledge of:

UK and EU safety related legislation (e.g. Health and Safety at Work Act)

Environmental legislation and management systems (eg. ISO14001 etc.)

Defence and commercial safety standards such as Def Stan 00-056, Def-Stan 00-055, Mil Std 882, IEC61508, JSP 430)

Project Oriented Safety Management System (POSMS)

Project Oriented Environmental Management System (POEMS)

Safety Case development using the Adelard Safety Case Editor (ASCE)

Hazard Management using eCassandra

Event Tree and Fault Tree development using Reliability Work Bench

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