Rail Safety Engineer

38000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual + Excellent Company Benefits
09 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
Engineering, Rail
Contract Type
Full Time
Rail Safety Engineer

Location: Bristol


The successful individual should have a degree in a relevant discipline with safety experience in the rail (or other high hazard industry). As appropriate to the stage of your career, you will have experience in some of the following:

Understanding of Rail Industry Safety Management systems e.g. Common Safety Method (CSM) or the former Yellow Book
Competent Independent Person, Notified Body and ISA approval processes
Safety Case development for rolling stock, electrification, signalling, ERTMS or infrastructure projects.
You are likely to also have experience in some of the following:

Safety Management System development/Safety Management planning
Safety Case development
Hazard identification and analysis (e.g. HAZOP/SWIFT)
Risk Assessment
Goal Structuring Notation (GSN)
Industry standards such as CENELEC 50126, 50128 and 50129.

Following continuedexpansion of our rail business, we are looking for Engineers and Consultants of all levels of experience to work on system safety and assurance projects in the rail sector. This role should appeal to those who want to:

* To work on a varied and challenging range of projects
* To have the career progression opportunities that come from working in a successful and expanding engineering consultancy.
* To be part of a business that has won innovation awards in 2012, 2014 and 2016 including two rail industry innovation awards.

If you have safety experience related to the development of new products or systems, or their modification, in the rail (or other high hazard industries) then we would like to hear from you.

You will provide technical and project management contribution to safety analysis and safety case development for projects. For more senior roles, you will also be involved in leading teams and developing market opportunities. You may also have the opportunity to apply your expertise in sectors other that rail. Ideally you will have previous experience of working in a consultancy environment.

The ideal individual will have experience of working in the Rail sector within a consultancy environment