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Strategic Weapons Systems Consultant

Location: Bristol Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Sector: Client Delivery, Defence, Engineering Type: Permanent
Contact: Nick Taylor Job Published: 13 days ago

Strategic Weapons Systems Consultant




Strategic Weapons Systems Consultant needed for a leading defence engineering consultancy based in Bristol who are looking to employ an experienced and well-rounded Strategic Weapons Systems Consultant that takes pride in their work.

The successful candidate would desirably have a relevant engineering degree and chartered engineer status. We are particularly interested in candidates who have worked extensively in a military submarine or MOD environment who are keen to apply and build upon their breadth and depth of knowledge and experience in a second dynamic and challenging career within a like-minded team. We are also keen to attract high quality people who may have taken alternative routes to gaining the skills necessary for the role and who might bring additional skill sets into our offering to clients.

The role requires a broad understanding of the Vanguard and Dreadnought Class SSBN designs and demonstrable experience in a Trident Strategic Weapon System leadership capacity. A detailed understanding of the Strategic Weapon System, its operations, maintenance, and interfaces is essential.

What experience you need to be the successful Strategic Weapons Systems Consultant:

  • In-depth technical knowledge and understanding of SWS/SWSS operations, design, maintenance, and interfaces with Equipment Authorities; Platform Authorities and the US Department of Defence
  • Proven technical lead/project management skills
  • Knowledge of the Defence Safety Authority regulatory construct around the Nuclear enterprise, conventional Ordnance, Munitions & Explosives and Maritime Health, Safety and Environmental Protection.
  • Knowledge of MOD procurement and safety management processes in a SWS context.
  • Knowledge in the application of Project Oriented Safety Management System (POSMS) / Project Oriented Environmental Management System (POEMS) within the DE&S Acquisition Safety and Environmental Management System (ASEMS).

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Strategic Weapons Systems Consultant to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

In order to apply for this role, applicants must be eligible to undergo and obtain a high level of UK Security Clearance.

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