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Product Safety Management Lead


Bristol, GB, BS3 2HQ Gloucester, GB, GL20 8LZ

Onsite or Hybrid:  Hybrid

Job Title:             Product Safety Lead
Location:             Location flexible with hybrid working and 1-2 days travel to either of our Bristol or Tewkesbury sites 
Compensation:   Competitive Salary + Benefits 
Role Type:          Full time / Permanent 
Role ID:              SF57555

At Babcock we’re working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Management Lead – Product Safety.
The role


As a Product Safety Lead, you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. You will have the opportunity to establish and drive implementation of safety processes across our full suite of products and services that we support.
Day-to-day, you’ll be responsible for the management of the Product Safety Management System (PSMS) and providing support to project teams adherence to it as well as:

  • Serving as the primary point of contact for product safety matters 
  • Developing, implementing and managing the PSMS 
  • Collaborating with other Product Safety Leads to share insights and best practices
  • Monitoring, reviewing, and recommending improvements to Babcock’s safety measures
  • Representing Babcock at the sector Product Safety review board
  • Facilitating the Product Safety review board

This position involves travel/working across a range of internal and customer sites, as a requirement of the role. This role is full time, thirty-seven hours per week and provides hybrid working arrangements.


Essential experience of the Product Safety Lead


  • A good knowledge and experience of mechanical or electrical engineering principles
  • Significant experience in risk management and the development and application of safety management policy and process


Qualifications for the Management Lead – Product Safety


  • A degree (or equivalent) in an appropriate engineering field


Security Clearance 


  • The successful candidate must be a sole UK national who is able to achieve and maintain Security Check (SC) security clearance for this role.

Many of the positions within our company are subject to national security clearance and Trade Control restrictions. This means that your eligibility for certain roles may be affected by your place of birth, nationality, current or former citizenship, and any residency you hold or have held. Further details are available at United Kingdom Security Vetting: clearance levels - GOV.UK (
What we offer 


  • Generous holiday allowance 
  • Matched contribution pension scheme, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme 
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave 
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • ‘Be Kind Day’ enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity


Babcock International 

For over a century Babcock  has helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal. 
We are a disability confident committed employer. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please email with the subject header ‘Reasonable adjustments requirement’. We’re committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone’s free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working – please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

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