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Senior Safety Engineer

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Plymouth

Job title:        Senior Safety Engineer
Location:        Devonport, Plymouth, United Kingdom
Compensation:    £45k - £60k + pension (matched up to 8%) + 25 days holiday
Role Type:    Full time / Permanent
Job ID:        SF41107

 
This is your opportunity to make a real impact supporting nuclear and radiological safety at HMNB Devonport, one of the largest naval bases in Western Europe. For more than three hundred years, Engineers have been shaping the dockyard to ensure it supports the fleet and protects the nation. We need you to help continue this tradition, transforming, sustaining and improving Devonport to meet the demands of the Royal Navy for the next hundred years. The Safety Engineering Team is made from a diverse mix of skillsets, backgrounds and experiences and are looking to appoint a Senior Safety Engineer.
 
Who we are looking for?
We are looking for a Senior Safety Engineer to support projects across the Dockyard - from existing nuclear and radiological facilities to the design of brand new facilities for the maintenance and upkeep of the Royal Navy submarine fleet.
 
What will you be doing?

As a Senior Safety Engineer, you’ll be responsible for providing Babcock’s operations with specialist knowledge and support relating to nuclear and radiological safety. You will need you to:

•    Provide direction on safety projects in line with strategy
•    Ensure compliance with statutory legislation and the terms of the Site Licence
•    Support the delivery of Nuclear Safety Cases and modifications to these Cases
•    Develop and implement Nuclear Safety Processes and Standards
•    Provide technical advice on Nuclear Safety Assessment Processes and Policy.

 

The experience you’ll bring 

•    Educated to Degree level in an Engineering or Scientific discipline and/or have knowledge and experience in the following:
•    Nuclear safety policy and methodology
•    Safety Case development and leadership
•    Safety Analysis Techniques
•    Possess good interpersonal skills and be competent in verbal and written communication, with the ability to operate and interface effectively with Senior Managers and internal stakeholders.

 

What a role with Babcock offers
We believe in creating an inclusive working environment based on dignity and respect, bringing together individuals from many different backgrounds to give us fresh perspectives and new ideas whilst working towards giving back to the environment to build a sustainable future.
 
We offer:

•    25 days holiday entitlements + bank holidays + flexible working
•    Pension contributions matched up to 8% of salary
•    Employee Share plan
•    Autonomy - trusted and empowered to deliver and be your best.
•    Reservist in the armed forces receive 2 weeks special paid leave
 
About Babcock

For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability, and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.
 
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Application Guidance: 
All applications should be made online.
 
We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.
Please follow the link when you apply to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants.
 
Closing Date: 26/01/2022
 
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