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EI6182 - Senior Safety Engineer

  • Location: Preston
  • Salary: Up to £36.35 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Contact: Defence Team
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  • Duration: 12 Months
  • Start Date: 06/06/2022
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 28 June 2022
  • Job Ref: BAE084296_1652767213

Role Description

The Snr. Safety Engineer PG-E (WSE Safety) is responsible for the delivery of Design Safety Certification and In-Service Safety activities at a Weapon Platform level throughout ELC Phases 1 to 8 and in support of Typhoon NETMA / National / Export and Tornado Panavia / Export contracts.

Reporting to the WSE Safety Export and NETMA/Panavia Group Leaders, the individual will be responsible for support to the delivery of Design Safety Certification activities (throughout ELC Phases 1 to 6 inclusive) and In-Service Safety activities (through ELC Phases 6 to 8) in support of Typhoon & Tornado Export (RSAF, KSA, OMAN, QATAR) and NETMA Typhoon / Tornado customers (UK, IT, GE, SP).

Main Responsibilities

  • Evaluation of aircraft and system / sub-system design safety in support of platform safety certification throughout ELC Phases 1 to 6
  • Generating, updating and reviewing Aircraft, System and Sub-System System Safety Assessment Reports in support of the certification process or provision of inputs to partner companies
  • Generating, updating and reviewing Aircraft Zonal Hazard Analysis Reports (ZHAs) in support of the certification process or provision of inputs to partner companies
  • Maintenance and update of the Platform hazard logs
  • Review of platform certification evidence (inc. associated qualification evidence) and generating safety certification arguments / justifications to assert that the Platform design is acceptability safe in support of the certification process, throughout ELC Phases 1 to 6
  • Ensuring safety engineering evidence supports acceptable Safety Certification of the product design
  • Ensuring that Certification evidence supports achievement of an acceptable level of product design safety wrt Design Airworthiness requirements and identified hazards
  • Manage and report any outstanding Platform Accident Project Actions through to closure,,
  • Provide capability to the TI/PI/DI team in terms of managing any outstanding safety actions and mitigating any risk arising from in PI/DI Reports,
  • Ensure that documentation is properly maintained and retained through Workspace and PLM.
  • Promoting the system safety discipline throughout the design and engineering functions
  • Identifying, developing and sharing good practice and knowledge to support continuous improvement.

Desirable skills

  • A highly self-motivated individual, your excellent communications skills will be put to good use in this challenging role.
  • You will be used to addressing challenging and complex product issues, possess well-developed problem-solving abilities and working to demanding and challenging timescales.
  • The candidate must be good with Microsoft Office Excel and PowerPoint and have excellent Word, Outlook and Reliability Workbench
  • Communication, Team Working and Motivation are Essential
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in Aerospace / Aeronautical Engineering, Systems or Mechanical engineering and Safety Engineering in a Military Airborne Platform design environment is essential
  • An ideal candidate would be highly self-motivated and analytical with excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position.

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