Project Leader - Safety Environmental Engineering (Safety Engineering)

Location:Cumbria
Job Type:Full Time
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Project Leader - Product Safety (Safety Management Services)

Would you like to manage a team of Professional Engineersevaluating and managing Hazard Data Management System, Safety Requirements andthe wider programme Safety Management Arrangements.

We currently have avacancy for a Project Leader - Product Safety (Safety ManagementServices) at our site in Barrow.

As a Project Leader - Product Safety (SafetyManagement Services) you will deliver complex engineering and/or crossfunctional tasks or programmes of work within the delegated parameters,recognising stakeholder and customer requirements.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to managea small team of engineers, working across a large stakeholder group.

**Yourmain responsibilities as a**Project Leader - Product Safety (SafetyManagement Services) willinvolve:

Tolead and manage a small team of Stage 1 Engineers and/or perform duties of aresponsible nature, co-ordinating input of information to that team from allengineering areas as required.

Responsible for scheduling,planning, budgets, performance, task management, delegation, activity deliveryand team working for a specific team.

Responsiblefor the configuration control stages and detail gate reviews across areas ofresponsibility.

Tocomplete company assessment processes for individuals under their control whichcan be used for development of an individual, individual performance assessmentand other assessment processes which are determined to be part of the companydirective. Also to ensure that appropriate empowered individuals are consultedas part of these reviews.

Tobe responsible for ensuring that the design deliverables that the team isresponsible for have undergone due process and governance (at the correctlevel) prior to being formally released, ensuring rework is kept to a minimum.

Chairingmeetings and reviews as required with agreed Engineering Plan activities. To be responsible for ensuringdesign reports and other relevant deliverables are distributed to theappropriate departments. To ensure control of documentationand changes through effective use of technology

Tobe able to access, have a clear understanding of and apply the Quality andHS&E Management System documentation e.g. Process Instructions, WorkmanshipStandards, Risk Assessments etc. applicable to your particular work scope andto obey all HS&E rules and control measures.

Toundertake peer reviews or checking / verification tasks as directed. To provide realistic programmestatus, identify problem areas and implement agreed recovery plans. To contribute to identification andrapid closure of issues emerging from all product lifecycle stages and to managethe resulting change embodiment activities.

Toliaise with both internal and external customers as required ensuring thattheir requirements are adequately supported and that their needs are fullyconsidered and incorporated where appropriate and agreed.

Yourskills and qualifications:

Honours Degree or equivalent experience in theappropriate discipline

A general understanding of the manufacturing, assembly,commissioning and testing processes used within the business.

Knowledge or at least recognition of relevant engineeringstandards (including safety and environmental regulations).

Working knowledge of Safety Management System desirable

What we're looking forin you:

Weare looking for you to be proactive, with strong analytical and negotiatingskills, coupled with an engineering outlook.

**Location:**Barrow

**Salary:**Competitive

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefitspackage which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leaveallowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a rangeof additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistanceprogramme,Cycle2work and many local andnational employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annualincentive.

Maritime –Submarines

Our Submarines business hasbeen safely delivering world class submarines to the UK Royal Navy for morethan a century.

The Astute class will equipthe Royal Navy with its largest and most capable generation of attacksubmarines. We are responsible for the design, build, test and commissioning ofthese state-of-the-art vessels. In total, seven boats will make up the fleet,each weighing a mighty 7,400 tonnes.

Dreadnought is thesuccessor to the Vanguard class of nuclear deterrent submarines. We willdeliver four submarines to the Royal Navy, with the first submarine enteringservice in the early 2030s. Dreadnought is widely considered to be one of theworld's most complex engineering challenges.

We have sites inBarrow-in-Furness, Filton, Frimley, Ash Vale, Broad Oak and Weymouth, and wepride ourselves on employing the best professionals around. Join us and you'llbe part of something important; something you can be proud of.

BAE Systems isan equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applicationsfrom candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications fromsections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems,including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will notuse any personal information relating to your background at any stage of theapplication process.

Please be awarethat many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security andexport control restrictions.Theserestrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previousnationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those rolesthat you can perform for the organisation.