Senior Safety Case Engineer

Job ID: 647501
Location: Helensburgh
Category: Health & Safety
Salary: Negotiable
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We currently have an opportunity for a Senior Safety Case Engineers to join our Design and Safety team at Babcock.
The role holder will be responsible for leading a team of Safety Case Engineers to produce, maintain and develop Nuclear Site Safety Justification documentation relating to operations at HM Naval Base Clyde, thereby ensuring that continuous permission to carry out activities is maintained.
Specific responsibilities will include conducting hazard and risk analyses and developing safety justification for permissioning of operations affecting nuclear safety. Additional responsibilities will include supporting safety justifications through a complex authorisation process and acting as a point of contact for enquiries relating to Safety Case practices.
The anticipated salary for this role will be between £46,500 and £48,500 per annum.
We are looking for candidates with significant experience of Safety Case production and development, ideally gained in a nuclear environment. Previous Managerial experience would be an advantage, as would experience of probabilistic safety assessments. Other key areas of competency we require are as follows:
Degree level qualification in an Engineering discipline or a fully completed Engineering Apprenticeship plus further education to a minimum of HNC level (or equivalent qualification).
Proficient user of MS Office software, in particular MS Excel and MS Word.
Well-developed presentation skills
Excellent relationship-building and networking skills.
In return, we offer a competitive salary, pension scheme, life assurance, and 35.5 days holiday entitlement. We are proud of our working culture which is built around ensuring a positive work-life balance for all members of our team. We offer support to develop your professional-level skills and qualifications. In addition, we also offer an optional employee share ownership scheme, access to numerous on-site facilities including swimming pool, gym, ski centre, bowling alley, supermarket and restaurants.
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Successful candidates will need to satisfy Ministry of Defence security requirements and may be required to complete a medical assessment.
The role will be in an environment regulated by Trade Control legislation and involve working with controlled goods, technology and/or services. This may require you to meet enhanced security and regular screening checks.
of Location
This role is based at HMNB Clyde, 6 miles north of Helensburgh in the West of Scotland. We are well placed for commuter links to Glasgow and the wider region, with easy access for car and public transport.
Company Info
This role is within the Marine & Technology Division. The Division employs over 10,000 highly skilled people and is the UK's leading naval support business. It draws on an unmatched range of engineering and technical skills in providing through-life services and deep maintenance to the Royal Navy's major warships and nuclear-powered submarines, in addition to operating a wide range of strategic shore-based naval support facilities.
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Application Info
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Vacancy Contact Details
Tim Farrington, Recruitment Specialist
01436 674321 ext 5040
Closing date: Sunday 29th January 2017
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