Systems Safety Assurance Engineer

  • Job Reference: 620219178-2
  • Date Posted: 9 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Caval Limited
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: £60,000 to £75,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Car , Package & Bonus
  • Sector: Consulting & Corporate Strategy
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Systems Safety Assurance Engineer


York or Manchester or Birmingham - 2 Days remote working an option

Our client are immediately hiring for a Systems Safety Assurance Engineer to work within the Systems Safety & Assurance Team to ensure and promote the effective Systems Safety throughout all of & Infrastructure Projects and client projects. This role will be a fantastic opportunity to work on one of the leading UK Rail projects - HS2, in a critical role. The role will be primarily based from Birmingham with the flexibility of hybrid working.

Main Duties

Working with the Projects and Client Projects to ensure compliance with the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015, the Common Safety Method 2012 and the Railway Interoperability Regulations through active monitoring and audit
Deliver system safety related training packages both internal and external to the company
Undertaking regular monitoring and inspection of company projects to report on levels of compliance and identify lessons learned and opportunities for improvement
Providing input to Projects focus groups including Technical Board, Safe By Design
Promote effective Design Risk Management and System Safety throughout the company
Facilitation of Hazard Identification, Hazard Review and other risk workshops
Provide assistance to the company with regards business development and continual improvement through collaboratively working with other disciplines to enhance Projects' service delivery and processes
Provide Advice and Management on issues involving CDM, CSM* and Interoperability* as well as other regulatory requirements relating to Projects portfolio of works (multi-sector construction)
Promote Safe By Design amongst the company and projects
To secure repeat business through proactive Client management
To win work by assisting proposals with the technical input into bids/estimates and proposal
Provide support to the System Safety Assurance Manager

Knowledge & Skills

Significant experience within the railway industry
Knowledge in Risk Assessment process and techniques
Competent practitioner in system safety
Effective communicator
Able to manage and plan your own workload effectively
Able to audit and inspect internal projects and processes
Ideally membership of or working towards membership of a relevant professional institution eg. IOSH, ICE, APS
Good knowledge of engineering design and construction principles and standards
Experience of general construction activities and methods
Good understanding of Common Safety Method and the Railway Interoperability Regulations and how it is applied in a Rail environment with respect to design and compliance.
Experience working with Assessment Body, Notified Body and Designated Body
Good knowledge of CDM, its application and its principles
Good knowledge of engineering design standards for the UK Rail Network and British and European Standards