£45 - £50 per hour
5 months ago
System Safety and Environmental Engineer
£45 - £55 p/h
A world leading aerospace and defence organisation are looking to recruit a System Safety and Environmental Engineer (SSEE), primarily focussed on supporting equipment-level safety activity in the aerospace and maritime domains. The role will involve routine review and update of legislation compliance, restricted materials and environmental safety artefacts; providing guidance on product safety and environmental issues, and the production of hazard and accident logs, safety and environmental assessments and associated supporting documentation.
Key accountabilities - System Safety and Environmental Engineer
+ Definition of Product Safety and Environmental Requirements derived from customer requirements, Legislation, Company requirements and emergent properties of the design.
+ Provision of technical support to product and other legislative compliance issues.
+ Engineering representation at site safety forums, platform design reviews and Project Safety Committees.
+ Conduct independent Safety and Environmental Assessments on products to support the relevant programme and design reviews as required.
Skills and knowledge required - System Safety and Environmental Engineer
+ Understands and implements the requirements of a company Safety Management System (SMS).
+ Identifies forthcoming changes to legislation and analyses the potential impact on stakeholders.
+ Knowledge of the legal requirements for safety and the supporting standards.
+ Knows how to plan and implement a safety assessment programme for a project that covers safety activities undertaken by both internal and external suppliers.
+ Has independently reviewed safety documents and participated in safety management audits.
+ Working knowledge of legal and contractual safety regulations and the applicable safety and environmental standards (e.g. Def Stan 00-56; Def Stan 00-55; Def Stan 00-970; MIL-STD-882; EN61508; RTCA DO178/254; ARP4761).
+ Demonstrable knowledge and experience of safety and environmental legislation (e.g. EU Directives, EPA, ISO 14001, RoHS, REACH, WEEE).
+ Knowledge and experience of MOD customer policies, processes and tools (e.g. ASEMS, POSMS and POEMS; DMRs, MRPs; JSPs; DSAs; eCassandra).