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Principal Engineer - Product Safety

Ref no. BHN537652
Location Barrow-In-Furness, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract 12 Months
Job status Closed

Job summary

Principal Engineer - Product Safety - 12 month contract - Barrow-In-Furness - £63.23ph UMB or £47.41ph PAYE (Inside IR35)

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Principal Engineer - Product Safety

Job description

As a Principle Product Safety Engineer you shall provide support to the Engineering Delivery Manager in the development, delivery and maintenance of the Project Product Safety Management System and Product Safety Case to ensure Products are safe to own and legal to operate.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Derive and manage Product Safety requirements.
  • Develop, implement and maintain the Safety Management System.
  • Produce and manage Project Safety Management Plans.
  • Lead Product Safety hazard and risk identification, management and assessment activities.
  • Oversee the administration and management of the Project Hazard Log.
  • Influence the construction and delivery of the Project Safety Case including Safety Case reports.
  • Support the production of training material to support training delivery.
  • Chair hazard identification meetings.
  • Support the development of realistic programme status updates, identify problem areas and implement agreed recovery plans.

What we are looking for in you:

  • Science Technology Engineering Mathematics (STEM) Degree or equivalent qualification.
  • Professional chartership or working towards.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of design, manufacturing, assembly, commissioning and testing submarines lifecycle phases.
  • MS Office proficient - Word, Excel etc.
  • Awareness of the challenges posed by the environment that the product will be exposed to.
  • The ability to analyse complex problems and identify the most critical issues.
  • Ability to interpret technical data and produce clear, logical and robust safety arguments.

Additional information:

  • Security requirements: SC + ITAR

This role will require the person to hold full Security Clearance (SC) prior to working onsite. You will need to obtain a Criminal Record Check and you must currently hold or be eligible and willing to obtain SC. In addition, this role involves direct access to ITAR Material, therefore we can only consider UK Nationals for this position. If you are unsure as to whether you are eligible, please contact me to discuss.

The Umbrella rate quoted above is the Gross Umbrella rate (i.e. the rate we pay to the Umbrella Company inclusive of ALL employment costs). Please note, the rate paid by the Umbrella will be less, as will a Limited Deemed rate or Agency PAYE rate. Please get in touch to discuss the rates via these different payment vehicles.

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