Safety Engineer | Orion Electrotech

Safety Engineer

£50000 - £60000 per year 25 Days Annual Leave, Private Pension, Private Medical Cover, EAP, Company Bonus Scheme

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A rare opportunity to join a business who are a critical component to some of the most top-secret industries - are recruiting for a Safety Engineer. Due to significant demand as well as growth, this role is perfectly aligned for you as a knowledgeable and experienced professional within the Safety and Airworthiness sub sector of engineering.

Our client holds #1 spot with their customers as supplier of choice and in turn operate to the highest standard. Their collaborative and committed approach to their clients is highly reflective of their internal teams working culture, so working in a highly supportive yet autonomous position such as Safety Engineer, is a given!

Why should you consider applying for the role of Safety Engineer?

  • 25 Days Annual Leave
  • Holiday Buy and Sell Scheme
  • Private Company Pension
  • Company Bonus Policy
  • Private Medical Care Cover
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Flexible and Hybrid Working Policy

What will you be doing as the newly appointed Safety Engineer?

  • Be the UK Sites representative for Product Safety - this will mean that you will attend frequent Product Design Reviews with both external and internal stakeholders to contributing your Product Safety Engineering knowledge.
  • Openly provide advice to various Engineering Teams such as Project Managers, Manufacturing Engineers etc. around safety requirements and regulatory standards
  • Work alongside the Head of Product Safety and Airworthiness on the in-house safety management system as well as training refresher sessions.
  • Spearhead Customer Investigations for Safety and Airworthiness aspects

What do you need to demonstrate in order for your CV to be shortlisted?

  • A minimum of 3 years experience working in a similar role within either an Aviation Engineering or Aerospace Engineering environment - your job title might be Product Safety or Systems Safety Engineer.
  • Working knowledge of Aerospace Recommended Practice guidelines (e.g. ARP 4761 / 4754)
  • Demonstrable experience of working with both Design and Production Engineering Teams on Product and System Safety Engineering.
  • Ability to work in the UK as well as be able to gain SC Clearance (due to the nature of our clients product, this is a process that all staff members have to clear)


Thank you for your application. Due to the volume of applications we receive, unfortunately we are not able to respond to every application personally, therefore, if you have not heard back from us within 5 working days please assume your application has been unsuccessful. To see our other available vacancies please visit our website.


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