Safety Engineer

09 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Safety Engineer - Aerospace Systems

Our client is a successful Aerospace company, they are looking for a Senior Safety Engineer to join their existing team of 5 product safety engineers.

The Product Safety Engineering Team are involved in conducting safety analysis on all systems produced by our client, from identifying safety requirements through to conducting system and equipment level assessments to demonstrate compliance and drive design changes.

The breadth of coverage provides an exciting opportunity for an individual to develop both systems and safety engineering knowledge. The position is primarily related to Weapons Carriage and Release systems, but will also include work on Air-to-Air Refuelling equipment and probes. The selected applicant will work as an integral part of the Product Safety Engineering Team to develop a world class capability in safety interpretation, analysis and compliance.

As a Safety Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

An aerospace background, aerospace degree or equivalent.
Experience in the design and/or equipment for civil and/or military aircraft.
Knowledge of the safety assessment techniques in SAE ARP 4761, and experience in at least one of the following: MIL-STD-882, DEF STAN 00-56 and/or FAR/CS 25.1309.
Experience in systems engineering principals.
Knowledge of the following would be beneficial, but is not essential: ARP 4754, RTCA DO-178/254, MIL-STD-1629, CSs and FARs.
Attendance on established safety related courses advantageous.

As a Safety Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:

Production of safety documentation in line with project requirements and criteria.
Close liaison with the Design Team and related engineering disciplines in support of producing System Safety documentation in line with project milestones.
Administer Hazard Identification and Analysis team meetings.
Attend project meetings in support of safety.
Lead and report in meetings with the customers (some international travel may be possible).

Keywords: Aerospace, Safety Engineer, Weapon Carriage Release Systems, Refuelling equipment, probes, Military standards, Defence standards, design,

Safety Engineer - Aerospace Systems

Location: Wimborne, Dorset

Salary: Competitive plus excellent large company benefits

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