Product Safety Engineer

Location: Birkenhead, Merseyside Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Sector: Safety Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Ian Cowx

Safety and Certification Engineer.
£40,000 - £45,000 + Benefits.
(Safety Case, ALARP, Def-Stan, AS9100, MOD, DAOS)

This position of Safety Engineer offers a great opportunity to join an established organisation and take ownership of the Safety and Certification Engineering for the group. This is a Product Safety position in a defence industry setting and as such will require somebody with prior Product Safety experience.

Key Areas:

  • Responsible for ensuring technical accuracy of Hazard Identification, Hazard Logs, Safety Assessments Reports, Certification Plans and other Airworthiness related documents.
  • Responsible for the mentoring other team members in the development of products using Safety Engineering Assurance practices.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all projects conform to 'As Low As Reasonably Practicable' (ALARP) principles and best practice arrangements according to the relevant regulatory requirements.
  • Identify and drive improvement initiatives in Safety Engineering and Certification processes
  • Work to embed a culture of Safe Working Practices, building upon existing Processes, Procedures and Work Instructions already in place.
  • Responsible for review of engineering designs and the development of substantiation data to demonstrate compliance with regulatory and customer requirements.


  • Solid understanding of Safety Engineering Principles and the ability to develop Safety documentation with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrate a solid understanding of aerospace regulatory approvals pertinent to EASA and UK MoD standards
  • Qualified to degree level in an Engineering discipline
  • Experience in Flight Equipment, Aerospace Equipment or general aircraft design
  • Knowledge of AS9100, EASA Part 21 Subpart G & J and UK MAA DAOS/DEFSTAN 0056
  • DefStan 0056

If this sounds of interest and you would like to know more please don't hesitate to get in touch.

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