Product Safety & Environmental Engineer

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Product Safety & Environmental Engineer

Role Summary

We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Broad Oak as a Product Safety & Environmental Engineer.

The role will be an initial 12 month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to exercise delegated responsibility for the safety and environmental management of specified projects.

Key Responsibilities

Producing pre-bid product safety & environmental assessments to inform the risks associated with the project
Producing safety & environmental management plans
Developing safety & environmental arguments for complex systems (including software) sometimes from first principles
Selecting and executing the most appropriate and recognised hazard identification, analysis and risk classification / reduction techniques
Developing Hazard Logs using SMARTer
To provide both physical and functional safety expertise to specified projects.
To provide product environmental expertise to specified projects.
Generate all the required safety & environmental documentation including safety plans, hazard logs, safety assessments, safety cases, environmental impact assessments & reports.
To contribute to the pool of safety & environmental expertise within Combat Systems Engineering.
To support the internal safety & environmental management systems.

Key skills & qualifications

Experience working within a Ministry of Defence/Royal Naval environment
Product safety or systems safety experience gained from a complex engineering environment
Understanding of MoD safety management activities and processes, e.g. DSA01.1, DSA02.DLSR, DEF STAN 00-051, 00-055, 00-056 and the ALARP process
The ability to carry out and analyse results of studies such as Failure Mode & Effects Analysis (FMEA), Failure Mode Effects & Critical Analysis (FMECA), Fault Tree Analysis (FTA), to gather evidence to support the production of a safety case
HNC/HND or equivalent qualification or experience in Engineering
Experience in one or more of the following areas:
System safety/ product safety
Naval operator/maintainer background within Weapons
Experience of working with multiple project stakeholders at various levels
An awareness of legislation, standards, processes and tools used in safety and environmental engineerinG
Experience in conducting Risk Management in accordance with Def Stan 00-56
Exposure to IEC 61508 (Functional Safety of electrical / electronic / programmable electronic safety-related systems)
An understanding of the BowTie methodology and ability to produce BowTie diagrams
An understanding of Goal Structuring Notation (GSN)

What we're looking for in you

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.

Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.

Stakeholder management skills.

This role is Hybrid Working

Location: Broad Oak

Rate: £66.00 per hour (INSIDE IR35)

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