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Date Added: Tue 11/06/2024

Principal Engineer (Marine Safety)

Bristol, BS1, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

Salary: £53000 - £65000/annum

MB440: Principal Engineer (Marine Safety and Environmental)
Location: Bristol with hybrid working
Salary: £53,000 - £65,000
Working Hours: Monday to Friday


First Military Recruitment is proudly working in partnership with a fantastic business who are looking to recruit a Principal Engineer (Marine Safety and Environmental) on a permanent basis and to predominantly be based in Bristol but with the option of WFH.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The provision of expert professional safety and environmental support to surface ship, submarine, equipment, and commercial projects.
The provision of governance and assurance to safety and environmental projects as directed by the Head of Department (HoD).
The provision of expert safety and environmental case input to non-conformances and design changes for specified systems.
The provision of robust management of the Safety and Environmental Case (SEC) 'body of evidence' that in turn supports the argument to be made within a Safety and Environmental Case Report (SECR) that a Product, System or Service (PSS) is 'safe to operate' and operated safely and environmentally soundly for its given application within its defined operating environment.
The provision of support other members of SEG in developing non-nuclear safety and environmental assessments or cases.
The provision of subject matter advice and support in own specialisation to other members of the SEG.
Planning and control of work to time, cost, and quality.

Skills and Qualifications:

Substantial experience in an environmental protection role and experience of developing an Environmental Management System (e.g., ISO14001 or POEMS compliant).
Extensive working knowledge of environmental issues & legislation.
Working knowledge of MOD Health Safety and Environmental Protection (HS&EP) Policy and regulations particularly the Acquisition Safety and Environmental Management Systems (ASEMS) Project Oriented Safety Management Systems (POEMS) and Project Oriented Environmental Management System (POEMS).
Working knowledge of applicable Defence Standards and Joint Service Publications (JSPs) such as 00-056 (Safety Management Requirements for Defence Systems) and JSP 418 (Management of Environmental Protection in Defence).
Working knowledge of Defence Safety Authority (DSA) Policy and Defence Domain specific Regulations (particularly the Defence Maritime Regulator (DMR).
The authoring of Technical Reports.
Chairmanship and recording of technical meetings.
Good presentational, written, analytical and IT skills.
Good people management skills.
Good team player but able to plan and work alone.
Prepared and able to make decisions in own sphere of responsibility.
Ideally degree qualified; but HND/HNC level qualification in an engineering discipline with extensive experience in relevant field will be considered.
Ideally you will be a member of a relevant institution (e.g., IEMA, IMechE, RINA, IET, SARS etc.) and hold Chartered or Incorporated status (or be working towards).
Ideally an ASEMS POEMS and IEMA qualified Practitioner.
Hold the Defence Maritime Regulator's (DMR) Ship Safety & Environmental Management Training (SEMT) or
Ship Safety Management Office (SSMO) Certificate.

MB440: Principal Engineer (Marine Safety and Environmental)
Location: Bristol with hybrid working
Salary: £53,000 - £65,000
Working Hours: Monday to Friday
Apply Now