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Product Safety and Environmental Engineer

  • Salary: Up to £52.17 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 8 months ago

  • Sector: Aerospace and Defence
  • Contact: Nick Wallwork
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  • Duration: 3 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 24 November 2020
  • Job Ref: 181170NW1_1605604966

Job Description:

Safety Engineer required to support the Ordinance, Munitions and Explosives (OME) and Deploy Strategic Munitions (DSM) teams. Key responsibilities will include:

  • Identification and management of functional hazards using techniques such as FHAs
  • Undertaking system and functional complex analysis using fault and event trees production of functional level safety justifications
  • Authoring of OME and DSM Key Safety Function Safety Cases
  • Authoring Functional Safety Function (FSF)
  • Hazard Risk Assessments

The role will involve liaising with a wide range of stakeholders, including Combat Systems, Strategic Weapons Systems team and the MoD.

The key skills we are seeking are:

  • Production of functional level safety justifications
  • Deriving Safety Functional Requirements
  • Fault Tree Analysis
  • Event Tree Analysis
  • Experience in safety standards and guidance, in particular Defence Standard 101, Defence Standard 00-056
  • Weapons systems experience is desirable.