Safety Engineer

Recruiter
Gold Group Limited
Location
Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
14 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Safety Engineer
Newcastle OR Wolverhampton

Safety Engineer needed for a global defence organisation based in either Newcastle Upon Tyne OR Wolverhampton who are looking to employ a Safety Engineer with some knowledge of Fault Tree Analysis, ALARP Principles and Product Safety in the UK Defence Industry.

The successful Safety Engineer will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity within one of the UK's biggest defence organisations but also because they will give you a list of benefits including:

* Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum
* 25 day's holiday
* Share Incentive plan
* Pension Plan
* Child care vouchers
* Life assurance

What the role entails:
The main duties of the Safety Engineer role will include:

- Writing safety engineering appraisals and safety case reports

- Undertaking hazard identification and analysis

- Undertaking analysis such as Failure Modes, Effects Analysis (FMEA) and Fault Tree Analysis (FTA)

- Creating and maintaining a hazard log

- Undertaking safety evaluation of engineering designs

- Providing safety engineering support and advice across all engineering functions

- Working with customers to ensure equipment is compliant with MOD ALARP principles

What you need to be successful in this role of Safety Engineer:
In order to be the successful Safety Engineer and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally have the following:

Essential:
Product safety experience from a safety critical and regulated industry
Knowledge and experience of applying a range of techniques in conducting Hazard Identification and Analysis and Risk Assessments
Knowledge and experience of producing robust ALARP and safety arguments

Desirable:
Engineering background ideally within the defence industry
Knowledge and experience of applying safety management processes ideally within the CADMID cycle and / or the Systems Engineering 'V' model

What we're looking for:

You will have the ability to work as part of a project team and autonomously when required, with a proactive approach to your work. You must also be methodical with excellent attention to detail to enable you to structure reasoned arguments. Being a strong communicator at all levels, you will have the ability to confidently articulate technical safety information to a variety of stakeholders.

Must be eligible for Security Clearance

This really is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious Safety Engineer to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible.

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