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Principal Engineer - Product Safety

  • Location: Barrow-in-Furness District, Cumbria, England, United Kingdom, LA14 1AF
  • Salary: Up to £60.00 per hour + Umbrella per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 8 days ago

  • Sector: Aerospace and Defence
  • Contact: Nick Wallwork
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 19 August 2021
  • Job Ref: 191573NW1_1626781615

£60 per hour umbrella / £53.48 PAYE inclusive of holiday pay (Inside IR35)

Job Description:

As a Safety Engineer, you will work as part of a team and liaise with multiple engineering departments to achieve a cross functional safety argument. Your work will include hazard identification, development of requirements and hazard analysis across the bow-tie making use of multiple safety techniques. This will be presented through a number of safety case reports which you will be required to produce and maintain. This role will provide you with opportunity to undertake safety analysis and develop safety cases for an exciting product.

Your main responsibilities as a Safety Engineer will involve:

Developing, producing and maintaining the relevant analysis processes
Undertaking HAZID/HAZAN as required throughout the safety lifecycle
Undertaking risk assessments and ALARP assessments
Producing/reviewing technical reports relating to safety analysis
Liaising with the engineering teams relevant to safety issues
Producing/reviewing safety case reports for multiple safety cases
Production of relevant safety plans and schedules for projects

The Individual


Degree qualified in a relevant STEM discipline

Safety Engineering knowledge or experience gained from any of the following areas: systems safety, process safety, technical safety, product safety, nuclear safety or safety case.


Experience with fault trees/event trees
Experience with safety integrity levels