Technical Specialist (Safety)

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24 days ago

Safety Engineer

Location - Devonport

6 Months Contract

Rate - £80ph - Umbrella

Inside IR35

Role Summary:

The Safety Engineer is accountable to a Senior Safety Engineer for preparing Safety documents in support of statutory legislation, the Nuclear Site Licence and Authorisation Conditions to a timescale and standard specified by the company

Main Responsibilities:

  • To prepare appropriate Hazard Identification and Safety Assessment documentation, as required by the Plant/Project Manager, relevant to specific Plant, Processes or Modifications, in accordance with agreed standards, to meet the requirements of statutory legislation and any appropriate Committees or Regulatory Bodies.
  • To ensure that the Hazard Identification and Safety Assessment documentation produced covers the scope of operations, as defined by the Plant/Project Manager, to timescales that will allow those operations to be carried out against the agreed programme.
  • To identify the need for any remedial action or additional Technical/Safety justifications and agree them with the Senior Safety Engineer.
  • To deliver appropriate Hazard Identification and Safety Assessment documentation against an agreed Safety Strategy utilising the Safety Engineering techniques
  • To support other Safety Assessment authors by providing a quality check service to an agreed scope or area of expertise.
  • To facilitate production/project activity by providing proactive and reactive support in the maintenance/preparation of safety documentation for the relevant facilities.
  • To liaise with the wider engineering services ensuring an effective interface.
  • To liaise with the Authorised Site ensuring an effective interface for common and specific cross site issues and resolutions.
  • To support the Plant/Project Managers by responding to regulatory correspondence and supporting regulatory audit and inspection.

Experience and Qualifications Required:

  • A degree in a relevant Engineering/Science discipline or equivalent qualification/experience.
  • Nuclear Familiarisation Course (NFC) Module 1 (Course Code NUC0793)
  • Plant Familiarisation Course (PFC) Module 2 (Course Code NUC0794)
  • Introduction to Safety Engineering (Course Code NUC0911)
  • Safety Engineering Technical Fundamentals (Course Code NUC0912)
  • Categorisation of safety assessment and determination of nuclear safety significance.
  • Hazard Identification and Sentencing techniques
  • To be able to demonstrate wider business awareness and decision-making skills.

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