As a Principal Engineer - Fire and Explosion Safety, you will be providing support to the Engineering Manager during the development of fire and explosion strategies and risk assessments for submarine facilities and vessels.
Your main responsibilities as a Principal Engineer - Fire and Explosion Safety will involve:
Taking a lead role across all fire and explosion safety risk assessment and compliance activities and co-ordinating the work programs of team members to meet strategic explosion safety objectives
Monitoring, recording and reporting against key performance indicators for fire and explosion safety through a variety of key stakeholder groups
Developing, producing and maintaining fire and explosion safety process documentation and management strategies
Producing and reviewing fire and explosion strategies and risk assessments
Reviewing and supporting commissioning strategies for explosion safety systems
Producing proposals for packages of work
Reviewing of engineering documentation (relevant to fire and explosion safety)
Providing support to regulatory inspections
Chairing fire and explosion safety workshops and working groups
Location: BAE Systems - Barrow
Please be advised - Various Shifts & 7 day working arrangements may apply
Experience of working in a fire and explosion safety engineering environment and applying various methods of hazard analysis
Fire risk assessment production including fire hazard identification and analysis (preferably from a high hazard industry)
DSEAR risk assessment experience gained from a high hazard industry and understanding of hazardous area classification
Proven track record in implementing business processes to achieve strategic objectives
Passion for safety and open to developing new skills and undertaking further training in explosion risk management
Degree qualified in STEM discipline
Experience of managing small teams of people
What we're looking for in you:
You must possess excellent leadership and communication skills to effectively liaise with a range of stakeholders to achieve programme goals. You must also have the ability to think strategically, problem-solve and consider the "bigger picture" within your day-to-day role. You must be energetic and bring enthusiasm to the evaluation and control of fire and explosion hazards and use initiative and bring new ideas.
Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria
We have sites in Barrow-in-Furness, Filton, Frimley, Ash Vale, Broad Oak and Weymouth, and we pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around.
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