Back to Job Search

Product Safety Engineer

  • Location: Preston
  • Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Jonathan Maironis
  • Contact Email: j.maironis@jamrecruitment.co.uk
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 21 February 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH81654_1704900760

I'm looking for a Product Safety Engineer to join the one of the worlds largest Aerospace & Defence organisations.

This role can be based out of Warton (Preston) or Brough (Yorkshire) and is hybrid-working of 1 site visit required every 5-6 weeks.

You MUST be eligible for Security Clearance (SC) to be considered for this role.

What you'll be doing:

  • Generating, updating, and reviewing equipment, system and aircraft safety assessments to assert that the platform design is acceptability safe
  • Generating, updating, and reviewing Aircraft Zonal Hazard Analysis Reports (ZHAs) to assert that the Aircraft design is acceptability safe
  • Maintaining and updating the Aircraft hazard logs
  • Facilitating and minute taking of Hawk Safety Reviews and Project Safety Committees
  • Supporting the Hawk Project in risk assessing and managing emergent in-service safety issues including the identification and promulgation of any risk mitigation activities

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Experience of the System Safety Lifecycle
  • Understanding of design principles & processes relevant to design activities and the Engineering Lifecycle
  • Understanding of integration of inputs across a wide variety of Engineering Teams
  • Ability to work as part of a team and autonomously, using initiative in problem-solving, and delivering solutions to schedule adherence in a high-pressure environment
  • Minimum of degree level in engineering or aerospace, or demonstrable relevant experience

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone that has done this kind of role within Aerospace & Defence previosly or whilst serving in the Royal Air Force (RAF).

The salary is £45,000 to £50,000 plus an excellent benefits package.