Human Factors Consultant

Human Factors Consultant

Job Title: Human Factors Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Plymouth, Devon
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH11460_1513699845
Contact Name: Dan Parker
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 19, 2017 16:10

Job Description

Human Factors Consultants - Plymouth

Salary Dependent on Experience


We are currently looking for an experienced Human Factors Consultant to join a growing safety, engineering and risk management consultancy with a solid reputation for delivering pragmatic and effective solutions to the nuclear civil and defence sectors.
The successful applicant will be based in Plymouth but should expect to travel to client sites throughout the UK when required and either currently hold or be able to obtain UK SC level clearance.

Skills Required

As an experienced Human Factors professional you will be able to demonstrate an excellent track record of achievement in a high hazard safety critical industry, preferably nuclear, covering the following disciplines :

  • Human Performance, particularly Human Error Analysis and Human Reliability Analysis
  • Human Factors Integration process and planning
  • The entire range of Human Factors technical activities; spanning design, development and assessment.

Ideally you will already hold, or be working towards Chartered Membership of the IEHF (or equivalent body), and will have completed a BSc / MSc or equivalent in Human Factors / Ergonomics or a closely related discipline.

What's on offer

The opportunity to join a fast-growing safety engineering consultancy, and help contribute to their ongoing success. Permanent staff will enjoy a comprehensive benefits package alongside a generous salary offer dependent on your skills and experience, in addition to a varied and challenging role helping to deliver our country's clean energy future.

How to apply

To apply, please call Dan Parker on 02392 222 961. Alternatively, please send a copy of your CV to

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.