Safety Case Engineers - Senior and Principal Level

  • Location

    Plymouth, Devon

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  • Salary:

    £60.00 - £80.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Stephen Slade

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    9 Months

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  • Start date:


6 months
Upto £80.0/hr

Are you a Safety Engineer with experience within the nuclear sector?

Our client is looking for individuals to support both new-build infrastructure as well as projects relating to the development of existing dockyard and naval base assets.
You will be the first port-of-call for the business in relation to nuclear and radiological safety, including radiological protection and human factors.
You will ensure compliance with the statutory legislation and requirements relevant to nuclear related activities carried out at Devonport and help maintain and develop associated safety cases.

Duties will include:

  • Provide nuclear and radiological knowledge and support to the business.
  • Ensure compliance with statutory legislation and the terms of the site licence.
  • Deliver nuclear safety cases and licencing plans
  • Develop and implement nuclear safety processes and standards
  • Nuclear safety policy and methodology
  • Provide technical advice on nuclear safety assessment processes and policy
  • Safety case development leadership

Skills and qualifications

  • Qualified to degree level in a relevant engineering or scientific discipline.
  • Chartered Engineer or able to attain chartership status
  • Relevant safety experience.


  • Based at Devonport Royal Dockyard in Plymouth, Devon.
  • Working at Devonport puts the best of the South West at your fingertips.
  • Amazing scenery, vibrant towns and numerous leisure opportunities - It's why Devon and Cornwall are such a desirable place to live and work.


  • Successful candidates will need to satisfy Ministry of Defence security requirements and may be required to complete a medical assessment.
  • The role will be in an environment regulated by Trade Control legislation and involve working with controlled goods, technology and/or services. This may require you to meet enhanced security and regular screening checks.

For further information and to discuss this role in detail, please contact Stephen Slade 0161 924 3959