Safety Engineer

£53.23 per hour
28 Jun 2017
26 Jul 2017
Jason Parish
Electronic, Reliability
Health & Safety
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description

The successful candidate will join the Safety Engineering function as a Safety Engineer.

The primary role of the sucessful candadate is to ensure that all Land (UK) products and services comply with the required legislative and business requirements, the main activities will include:

* Undertaking of Hazard Identificattion and Analysis.
* Untertaking of Safety Assessments.
* Writing in-depth safety Engineering appraisals and reports, including Safety Case reports.
* Providing safety advice to other Engineering and other functional departments.
* Creating and maintaining a robust Hazard Log.
* Undertaking analysis such as Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA) and Fault Tree Analysis (FTA).
* Liaison with suppliers in order to obtain supporting Safety data.
* Responsible and accountable for delivery to achieve contractural requirements.
* Undertake safety evaluation of Engineering designs.
* Liaison with customer representatives.
* Working with customers to ensure equipment is ALARP.
* Supporting customer safety management panels.

Qualifications/Competencies Required

* Have a proven Safety Engineering track record (desirable).
* Familiar with UK MoD Safety Standards such as Def Stan 00-56 (desirable).
* Familiar with tracked vehicles (desirable).


Soft Skills Required

* Communications Skills: Exceptional listener and communicator who effectively conveys information by all modes at all levels within the project, function, customer and supplier organisations.
* Computer/Technical Literacy: Computer-literate performer with extensive software proficiency covering a wide variety of applications; especially the Microsoft Office suite.
* Technology: Be open to new ways of resolving issues and the possibility of incorporation of new technology through research to replace existing schemes where appropriate.
* All-inclusiveness’ Sensitivity/Awareness: Personable professional whose strengths include ‘all-inclusive’ sensitivity and an ability to build rapport with a diverse workforce.
* Problem-Solving/Reasoning/Creativity: Innovative problem-solver who can generate workable solutions and resolve complaints.
* Honesty/Integrity/Morality: A professional whose honesty and integrity provide for effective leadership and optimal business relationships.
* Adaptability/Flexibility: Highly adaptable, mobile, positive, resilient, patient risk-taker who is open to new ideas.
* Dedication/Hard-Working/Work Ethic/Tenacity: Productive worker with solid work ethic
* Dependability/Reliability/Responsibility: Dependable, responsible contributor committed to excellence and success.
* Professionalism: Conscientious go-getter who is highly organised, dedicated, and committed to professionalism.
* Self-Confidence: Confident, hard-working employee who is committed to achieving excellence.
* Self-Motivated/Ability to Work With Little or No Supervision: Highly motivated self-starter who takes initiative with minimal supervision.
* Willingness to Learn: Enthusiastic, knowledge-hungry learner, eager to meet challenges and quickly assimilate new concepts.
* Team work skills - ability to work effectively with anyone with different skill sets, personalities, work styles, or motivation level.
* Interpersonal relationship skills – ability to build trust, find common ground, have empathy, and ultimately build good relationships with people at all levels in both customer and BAE Systems communities.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.