Product Safety Engineer

Recruiter
BAE Systems
Location
Brettenham
Posted
19 May 2019
Closes
21 May 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description - Product Safety Engineer (00059954)Job Description Product Safety Engineer-00059954Description Product
Safety Engineer



Would
you like to play a key role ensuring safety within the Weapon Systems business?
We currently have a vacancy for a Product Safety Engineer at our site in Barrow-in-Furness



As
a Product Safety Engineer, you will be working within the Engineering team
providing specialist safety knowledge to project teams involved in the
development of military equipment and/or any associated sub-systems or
services.



This
role will give you the opportunity to develop your product safety knowledge and
become an expert within an exciting and niche area. You will also get the
chance to work on international projects, liaising with a wide range of
internal and external stakeholders.





Your main responsibilities as a Product Safety Engineer will involve:



Undertaking
safety tasks within programme cost and time-scale constraints



Developing
strong relationships with the customer



Preparing
safety documentation



Undertaking
safety hazard analysis, using recognised tools and techniques



Providing
technical expertise and general safety advice to project/design teams on
operational and environmental aspects





Your skills and qualifications as a Product Safety Engineer:



Demonstrable
experience within product safety



Experience
preparing safety documentation



Engineering
background within mechanical or electrical discipline



Experience
within defence/ oil & gas or a similar complex engineering environment



Degree
or equivalent qualification or experience within a relevant engineering
discipline





What we're looking for in you:



You will have a flexible and adaptable approach to
your work, with the ability to work well as part of a team. You will also be
customer-focused and motivated to achieving deliverables within timescales and
to the highest quality.





Location: Barrow-in-Furness



Salary: Competitive



Benefits: Our
employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive
pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share
Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible
working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and
national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual
incentive.





BAE Systems



BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading
global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge
of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers
in over 100 countries.



BAE Systems – Weapon Systems UK



As part of BAE
Systems Platforms and Services organisation in the USA, Weapon Systems (UK)designs,
develops, manufactures and supports artillery systems, naval guns, small and
medium calibre barrels and provides engineering capability to the wider BAE
systems business. Our global reach brings our customers a depth and
breadth of expertise that meet critical needs in the air, on land, and at sea. Our
mission strives for us to be our customer’s trusted and affordable weapons
provider, delivering enhanced effects on target and complete mission solutions.
We are looking for innovation, commitment and drive to help define the future
of Weapon Systems capabilities.



Our UK
manufacturing site is based at BAE Systems Barrow in Furness site and is
supported by a design team which includes Electronics, Software and
Mechanical engineering disciplines. We pride ourselves on employing the
best professionals around. Our commitment to our employees and their
development is always a priority and our investment in you means working for us
will provide you with endless opportunities to create your desired career with
us. Join us and you'll be part of something important; something you can be
proud of.



BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer.
We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all
backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the
community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including
women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any
personal information relating to your background at any stage of the
application process.



Please be aware that many roles working for BAE
Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors
including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or
your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the
organisation.



Due to the volume of applications we receive,
we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply as
early as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAE
Systems.

Job EngineeringPrimary LocationGB-ENG-CMA-Barrow-in-FurnessClosing Date 25/May/19, 12:59:00 AM

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