Principal Safety Case

Posting Date: 26 March 2020

Location: Glasgow, 0, GB, G1 4RU

Company: Cavendish-Nuclear

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Job Title: Principal Safety Case Consultant
Business Unit: Cavendish Nuclear
REF: SF29785
Job Purpose


Here at Cavendish Nuclear we are looking for a Principal Safety Case Consultant to support our growing delivery programme based in our northern offices.


Main responsibilities:
• Providing the nuclear safety input to design projects, ensuring that nuclear safety requirements are incorporated
• Preparing and agreeing the Safety Case Strategy
• Managing delivery for the work undertaken within their agreed remit against cost and programme to the satisfaction of the Key Stakeholders i.e. Safety Case Managers, Safety Case Owners, Client Team, Safety Committee, INSA/Peer Review, NSC, Regulators
• Producing, verifying, and approving calculations, analyses, design basis documentation and technical reports
• Acting as the Point of Contact for the Key Stakeholders, ensuring adequate communication between the Engineering Delivery Team, Construction Experts, Operators, Safety Assessors, Site Safety Case Managers and other Stakeholders
What do I need to do the role?
• Bachelor Honours Degree (minimum) in Science or Engineering related discipline
• Chartered Status
• Direct and relevant experience of directing and undertaking radiological safety assessments and / or INSA / Peer Review
• Cross-industry experience, in depth knowledge of a wide range of nuclear facilities and their operations
Highly experienced in:
• developing and preparing safety documentation for projects such as Hazard Management Strategy, Safety Reports (PSRs, PCSRs etc. and equivalents), ALARP arguments
• co-ordinating production of safety submissions including all specialist safety input
• Knowledge and experience of Regulatory negotiation, safety management and provision of specialist advice
• Experienced in managing teams to deliver large, technically complex, fit for purpose safety cases
• Provision of leadership in key technical areas and to drive innovation and value added activities
• Experience in the mentoring, training and development of more junior staff


Successful candidate must be able to achieve the appropriate security clearance level for this role.


About Cavendish Nuclear
Cavendish Nuclear is the UK’s leading nuclear services company, with a highly-skilled workforce and a growing international presence. Our people innovate to make nuclear safer, faster, at lower cost across all aspects of the nuclear energy life cycle.


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