7 months ago
Project Leader – (Safety Environmental Engineering)
We currently have a vacancy for a Project Leader – (Safety
Environmental Engineering) at our site in Barrow-in-Furness.
As a Project Leader – (Safety Environmental Engineering) you will be
leading a small team of professional engineers, evaluating and managing the Hazard
Data Management System, Safety Requirements and the wider programme Safety
Management Arrangements for submarine platforms.
This role will provide you with the opportunity to manage a small team
of engineers, whilst gaining exposure to a large stakeholder group on a complex
engineering programme of national importance. We fully support career
progression, and future opportunities could include progression to Project Manager
or Engineering Manager level, as well as support in obtaining chartered status
Your main responsibilities as a Project Leader – (Safety
Leading and managing a small team of Stage 1 Engineers and/or perform
duties of a responsible nature, co-ordinating input of information to that team
from all engineering areas as required
Responsible for scheduling, planning, budgets, performance, task management,
delegation, activity delivery and team working for a specific team
Responsible for the configuration control stages and detail gate reviews
across areas of responsibility
Ensuring that the design deliverables that the team is responsible for
have undergone due process and governance (at the correct level) prior to being
formally released, ensuring rework is kept to a minimum
Chairing meetings and reviews as required with agreed Engineering Plan
activities, whilst ensuring design reports and other relevant deliverables are
distributed to the appropriate departments.
Ensuring control of documentation and changes through effective use of
Liaising with both internal and external customers as required ensuring
that their requirements are adequately supported and that their needs are fully
considered and incorporated where appropriate and agreed
Your skills and qualifications:
Honours Degree or equivalent experience in the appropriate discipline
A general understanding of the manufacturing, assembly, commissioning
and testing processes
Knowledge or at least recognition of relevant engineering standards
(including safety and environmental regulations)
Working knowledge of Safety Management Systems or experience within a
Product Safety or Environmental Engineering role would be desirable
What we're looking for in you:
We are looking for you to be proactive, with strong analytical and
negotiating skills, coupled with an engineering outlook.
Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes
a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company
contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits
such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and
many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible
for an annual incentive.
Maritime – Submarines
Our Submarines business has been safely delivering world class
submarines to the UK Royal Navy for more than a century.
The Astute class will equip the Royal Navy with its largest and most
capable generation of attack submarines. We are responsible for the design,
build, test and commissioning of these state-of-the-art vessels. In total,
seven boats will make up the fleet, each weighing a mighty 7,400 tonnes.
Dreadnought is the successor to the Vanguard class of nuclear deterrent
submarines. We will deliver four submarines to the Royal Navy, with the first
submarine entering service in the early 2030s. Dreadnought is widely considered
to be one of the world's most complex engineering challenges.
We have sites in Barrow-in-Furness, Filton, Frimley, Ash Vale, Broad Oak
and Weymouth, and we pride ourselves on employing the best professionals
around. Join us and you'll be part of something important; something you can be
BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and
welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly
welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently
under-represented at BAE Systems, including women, BAME and applicants with
disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to
your background at any stage of the application process.
Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject
to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions
mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you
have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can
perform for the organisation.