Systems Safety Engineer

Outsource UK
48.00 GBP Hourly
18 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Systems Safety Engineer - Systems Safety, Safety Case, Hazid, Fault Tree Analysis

A Systems Safety Engineer with Systems Safety, Safety Case and Fault Tree Analysis is required to work on a twelve month contract (WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF EXTENSION) for our Defence client based in Lancashire

This is a working on a Military Aircraft Programme.

Overview of the Systems Safety Engineer contract role

Providing assurance to the System Safety Section Leader that all work produced is in accordance with relevant standards, that all necessary processes have been followed and that appropriate tailoring has been applied. Providing support to the System Safety Section Leader at Project Safety Committee Working Groups and meetings, as directed. Be competent enough to chair such meetings. Maintaining the project Hazard log as directed. Updating and maintaining Project Safety Cases as directed. Managing the Project Safety and Environmental Management System and Plans as directed. Reviewing all proposed design changes for their impact on safety and the environment and advising, as necessary, actions to be taken.

Key skills required for the Systems Safety Engineer role

The ability to write technical reports on safety and environmental matters and other reports, presenting to peers, senior colleagues and customers as appropriate. The ability to correctly apply safety management techniques including HAZID (Hazard Identification) tools such as Fault Tree Analysis (FTA), Event Tree Analysis (ETA), Structured What IF Techniques (SWIFT) and other applicable techniques as directed. Have an awareness of the standards used in safety and environmental management and the application of these to aerospace projects. The ability to carry out safety analysis and research activities independently and be able to provide credible safety information and guidance to projects The ability to manage effectively any conflicting priorities and deadlines, to work under pressure and to achieve deadlines within the budgeted time allocation.

The role is based in Lancashire - commutable from Preston, Blackpool, Chorley, Leyland, Blackburn, Darwen, Burnley, Skipton, Stockport, Manchester, Warrington, Wigan, Bolton, Bury, Rochdale and Oldham with excellent access from Liverpool, Lancaster and Leeds

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