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Product Safety & Environmental Engineer

  • Location: Hampshire
  • Salary: Up to £66 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 16 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace, Engineering
  • Contact: Lauren Morley
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 12 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 29 December 2021
  • Job Ref: BBBH77779_1637137790

Product Safety & Environmental Engineer- Broad Oak (Hybrid working) - 12 Month Contract - £66 an hour Umbrella INSIDE IR35

This is a great opportunity to work within one of the UKs leading Defence organisations based in Broad Oak but remote/hybrid working is available.

Your main responsibilities as a Product Safety Engineer will involve:

  • 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


  • 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 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
  • 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)

For more information please contact Lauren Morley on 0161 905 7916 or click apply.

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

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