Product Safety Engineer

Location: Frimley, Surrey Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Shares, Pension, 25 days
Sector: Safety, Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Ian Cowx

Product Safety Engineer
£40,000 - £45,000
SC Clearance required.

Product Safety Engineer

As a Product Safety Lead Engineer you will be defining and leading a range of Safety Engineering activities and analyses on Combat Systems in the Defence sector. Your work will contribute to the development of new and existing Product Safety Cases. You will be able to demonstrate that the safety risks associated with the design, operation and maintenance of the equipment remain As Low As Reasonably Practicable (ALARP), throughout the entire product lifecycle.

Joining this established Safety Engineering team will give you a unique and exciting opportunity to apply your knowledge to a range of complex systems and different platforms. You could be working on submarines such as the Astute class, new classes currently in the design stage, and even future programmes.

The Package:
Base Salary of £40,000 - £45,000
25 days holiday (rising with service)
Share scheme
Childcare Vouchers
Corporate discounts on various items from computers to cars!

The Product Safety Engineer duties:

Development of safety justifications for Combat System equipment in support of Def Stan 00-56 safety cases.

Assessing, documenting and monitoring equipment compliance with Legislation, Company and MoD regulatory requirements, policies and safety standards.

Organising and chairing Hazard Identification workshops and Safety Committee meetings.

Analysing and assessing product designs and associated qualification test data, requirements acceptance evidence, non-conformances, limitations etc.

Guiding and directing other engineers involved in the production of Safety Case artefacts.

Engaging with third parties such as equipment designers, users (Royal Navy), Ministry of Defence and external suppliers to gather supporting safety case evidence.

Production and maintenance of Safety Case documentation (plans, policies and reports) to support project milestones.

Conducting Risk Management in accordance with Def Stan 00-56.

Required skills and qualifications as Product Safety Lead:

Demonstrable experience in safety engineering/ product safety, and activities contributing to the production of safety cases.

Experience in relevant engineering industry such as defence/ aerospace/ vehicles/ marine.

Knowledge/ experience in systems engineering, including requirements management, design, and integration.

Desirable Skils:

Experience in relevant engineering industry such as defence/ aerospace/ vehicles/ marine.
Engineering qualification such as BEng/ MEng or equivalent.
The ability to prioritise your workload appropriately.
An adaptable approach to work.

This advert was posted by Gold Group - one of the UK's leading niche recruitment consultancies. We span a variety of specialist industries and are the recruitment company to help you find your next career opportunity. We pride ourselves on our commitment to candidates and stick to our ethos of finding the right role for the right person. Visit our website or get in touch today to discuss this role, find out what else we've got or just for a chat about the state of your industry. Services advertised by Gold Group are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business. Please be aware that we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

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