Up to £55.00 per hour
18 days ago
As a Principal Engineer, you will lead and support explosion safety activities across submarine platforms, as well as the facilities that support the build of these platforms. You will be responsible for a range of projects which will include the authoring and review of DSEAR Assessments.
Carrying out Dangerous Substances & Explosive Atmosphere Regulations (DSEAR) assessments
Review explosion protection arrangements for new & existing buildings
Raising explosion safety standards on site whilst controlling the associated risks
Support to the site Fire & Explosion Lead
Carrying out inspections and audits in a heavy manufacturing environment
Specifying new fire protection systems and working with suppliers to install those systems
Writing design specifications and other technical specifications
Advising on significant upgrades on site with regards to explosion protection
Undertaking peer reviews and verifications of DSEAR related documents
Working closely with a broad range of stakeholders.
Significant knowledge in safety engineering; coupled with excellent technical authoring skills.
Ability to work independently with minimum supervision
Effective communication skill
Good analytical skill
Skilled in the use of standard Microsoft packages and specialist packages as required knowledge of completing DSEAR assessments in an industrial environment
Additional Information: Due to the sensitive nature of the product all applicants must have worked within the Defence industry within the last 12 months or be capable of obtaining a UK MOD Security Clearance (SC level minimum).