Safety Engineer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Nuclear Engineering, Defence

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £50-£65/hr Ltd Co

  • Contact:

    James Walker

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JO10552 - JW

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:


Safety Engineer - Plymouth - Rate £50-£65/hr - Contract 6 months+
Key words / Skills: Safety Engineer, Probabilistic Safety Assessment, PSA, Naval, Marine, Navy, Nuclear,  Degree, Chartered, STEM, Safety Case, ALARP.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working alongside Babcock Naval Marine in Plymouth. We are recruiting a Probabilistic Safety Assessment Engineer (Safety Engineer) to work initially for 6 months on a contract basis.
As a Safety Engineer your responsibilities and duties will include:
To lead the delivery of Probabilistic Safety Assessment (PSA) and the provision of specialist professional safety knowledge and expertise relating to PSA, to recognised Babcock, DRDL, national and client standards, minimising business risk and meeting the requirements of all relevant contracts, statutory legislation, external regulatory bodies and classification societies. 

Develop and maintain 10 Dock Project PSA Strategy.
Deliver PSA to meet key project safety case milestones (including submission of PCSR).
To inform the design development through the identification of opportunities for risk reduction and to contribute to demonstration that risks are ALARP.
Manage the PSA team.
Produce and maintain PSA models.
Produce PSA reports to support safety submissions.
Provide interface with other MIP project PSA teams (incl. 5 basin and 15 dock).
Liaise with the NSRP TA on PSA issues.
Support regulator engagements where required.
Participate in Babcock PSA working group.

To produce the project PSA strategy.
To ensure the adequate execution of agreed PSA strategy to time, cost and quality.
To ensure that the PSA adequately reflects the existing and/or proposed design and operation of the relevant facility and/or activity.
To ensure that the PSA meets all relevant project technical requirements.
To be the project representative on all MIP and Babcock wide PSA activities, working groups and forums.
To manage all assigned PSA activities and outputs through;
The provision of resource and technical related input to the planning process.
Ensuring that PSA activities are integrated within the project plan/programme.
Establishing regular stakeholder meetings to report progress on technical, cost and programme performance i.e. ensuring adequate stakeholder management 1.
To lead the provision of quality checking services and provide support to other areas of the company by providing a verification service to an agreed scope or area of expertise (where required in relation to PSA).
To provide specialist safety advice/direction to the safety case manager, Design or Project Managers, DSM and teams, as appropriate.

You will be an experience Safety Specialist / Safety Engineer.
You will be Degree qualified or Chartered Engineer.
You will have at least 5-10 years experience.

 To discuss this vacancy please contact: James Walker 
Direct Dial: 0161 474 6856 or 07788668931

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd operates as both an employment business and agency. If your application is for a position based in the UK or EU, under European Employment Law you MUST be eligible to live and work there.

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