Principal Safety Engineer

Location: Dorset, England Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Sector: Safety Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Ian Cowx
Principal Safety Consultant Dorset (Weymouth, Yeovil, Bournemouth area) £55,000 - £65,000 + Bonus + Full Benefits package. Defence (Land, Sea and Air) / Nuclear sector SC Clearance required.

We are currently looking for an experienced Senior or Principal Safety consultant on behalf of one of our longest standing clients that are now looking for an additional Principal Safety Consultant to join the team that work on a variety of projects in the Defence and Nuclear Sectors.
Ideally you will have a proven track record in either the Nuclear power generation, Naval nuclear or more general Defence industries.

This Principal position will include close liaison with customers and offer the ability to mentor and guide less senior members of the team.


The successful candidate should have a degree in a relevant Engineering discipline and a proven track record with detailed knowledge within some of the following areas:

  • Safety management system development
  • Safety management planning
  • Safety case development and authoring
  • PSA
  • GSN
  • Ability to manage projects from a technical and commercial perspective and to give specific direction to others as to how to complete well-defined tasks and monitor their performance within the project.

The candidate will need to demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of a key areas of Nuclear Safety or Defence Safety.

The candidate should have a strong desire to take on technical leadership and project management responsibilities for assigned projects.
This Principal Safety role will include the supervision and coaching of other staff.

If this sounds of interest and you would like to know more please don't hesitate to get in touch, we are aiming to have this role filled soon !

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