Principal Safety Engineer

Principal Safety Engineer

Job Title: Principal Safety Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Plymouth, Devon
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH11464_1513701904
Contact Name: Dan Parker
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 19, 2017 16:45

Job Description

Principal Safety Engineer - Plymouth

Salary negotiable dependent on candidate


I'm looking to speak with a senior safety / risk assessment and justification professional with extensive high hazard safety case experience in the civil or defence nuclear sector. My client is a growing consultancy that is keen to add additional principal level capability to an existing highly skilled and versatile team.

The Candidate

A subject matter expert in the assessment of nuclear hazards throughout the lifecycle of projects from concept to decommissioning, you will have demonstrable experience of the planning and production of safety assessments and justifications to exacting quality and delivery standards, with strong capability in many of the following disciplines:

  • Safety case production - Deterministic / Probabilistic
  • Risk assessment methodology
  • Criticality Assessment
  • Radiological shielding assessment
  • INSA and Peer review
  • PCSR
  • PSA / PRS
  • Fault Tree Analysis

The ability to obtain UK SC level clearance is mandatory, and current cleared status would be a distinct advantage.

What's on offer

The opportunity to join one of the UK's leading risk management consultancies and contribute to their ongoing worldwide success. Permanent staff will enjoy a comprehensive benefits package in addition to a generous salary offer, contractor rates are negotiable.

How to apply

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

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