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Lead Safety Engineer

Lead Safety Engineer




Elaine Taylor

01923 224481

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Lead Safety Engineer

A highly influential Engineering company is looking to secure the services of an experienced Lead Safety Engineer at their site in Basildon.

Lead Safety Engineer Responsibilities:
Be the Independent Safety, Environmental and Legislative assessor to provide
- Assurance that Product Plans will achieve contractual and company requirements;
- Assurance that requirements have been adequately defined for product development;
- Assurance that claims, arguments and evidence for products are robust.
Operate as the Safety signatory on behalf of the company
Participate in Product Safety Panels as a specialist advisor to manage and resolve safety incidents;
Maintain an up to date knowledge of safety and environmental legislation and customer needs;
Participate in company working groups to monitor proposed changes to the legislative environment;
As a practitioner, provide input and advice to the product development teams;
Operate as a consultant to promote safety culture within the company working with Safety, Health and Environmental teams to ensure safe working practices are maintained;
Develop and deliver training courses and speak with confidence on Product Safety and Environmental matters;
Perform safety audits of internal and external/subcontract teams assuring that safety and environmental requirements are achieved.

Lead Safety Engineer Requirements:
Working knowledge of Legislation eg REACH, RoHS and EU directives;
Working knowledge of industry standards such as DEF STAN 00-056, 00-055, 00-051;
Familiarity with POSMS and POEMS
Regularly delivered training within a Company and delivered awareness presentations to other groups. Has worked with others to identify the future Product Safety and Environmental needs of a Company;
Awareness of cyber and its affect on safety;
Has hands-on experience of developing robust safety and environmental impact case reports for complex systems in accordance with customer, regulatory and legislative expectations.
Willingness to travel within the UK and overseas

Experience of MIL-STD-882, EN 61508 RTCA DO-254 and RTCA DO-178C or similar;
Experience of working with the external stakeholders to understand the concept of operations for products, in order to understand the functional safety/hazards and define/agree the appropriate mitigations;
Ability to identify and deliver alternate/innovative ways to manage safety, including ensuring buy-in from key regulatory bodies;
Active membership of an external safety specialist group
Familiarity with the principles of incident investigation and knows how to implement an investigation process;

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The successful candidate will be required to achieve full SC clearance for this role!!!

To confirm your interest in the position of Lead Safety Engineer, please contact Steve!!

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