Senior Environmental & Safety Consultant

Location
Bath, Somerset
Salary
Competitive salary plus excellent company benefits
Posted
07 Oct 2020
Closes
04 Nov 2020
Ref
SD011 SNR Environ Con
Clearance Level
DV, SC
Job Type
Permanent

RINA is a global company with 160 years of experience across multiple industries and is looking for an Environmental & Safety expert to join the Space and Defence business unit due to continued growth and success.

What your role will involve:

The Senior Environmental Safety Consultant will provide Safety and Environmental Engineering consultancy services for our customers (external and internal) and contribute to the RINA Space & Defence UK’s (S&D UK) further development and growth.

The role will involve UK travel (and some overseas travel) to support S&D UK’s customer’s onsite, developing and implementing through life support strategies on complex programmes.

Your key responsibilities as Senior Environmental and Safety Consultant will include:
 

  • Manage Safety & Environmental Engineering Support programmes to ensure requirements are delivered on time, to budget, and to the required quality;
  • On time and to budget delivery of Safety & Environmental Engineering project/task outputs as required in the project Statement of Requirement;
  • Support to bids, proposals, analysis and report writing;
  • Provide reports on productivity and other performance indicators to the Project Manager for project specific tasks;
  • Peer review of Capability Group’s outputs;
  • Assist the Capability Manager with developing new capability in order to meet new and emerging market demands;
  • Develop innovation initiatives to support future growth.


What we are looking for:

Qualifications

  • Technical qualification in an engineering discipline;
  • Formal training in the management of Safety Engineering for UK Defence programmes;
  • Formal qualification in Environmental Safety Management (MSc in Environmental Science, Diploma in Sustainability Management, IEMA Practitioner Membership);
  • SC cleared.


Knowledge

  • Good working knowledge of Defence Standards (in particular Def Stan 00-056, Def Stan 00-970 series), ARP 4754, ARP 4761;
  • Good working knowledge of MAA MRP, DSA01, 02 and 03, DSA02-DMR as appropriate to role;
  • Good working knowledge of ASEMS POSMS and POEMS processes;
  • Good working knowledge of the UK MOD procurement processes;
  • A thorough understanding of Environmental Legislation / Regulation, and the impact of REACH and RoHS on defence safety environmental engineering
  • Evidence of Continuous Professional Development in environmental matters.


Experience

  • Experience in the application of safety engineering management and support to large scale complex programmes for UK MOD and/or industry across the land, sea and/or air domains;
  • Evidence of current or recent environmental experience in the UK Defence domain;
  • Environmental Aspect, Environmental Impact and Environmental Risk development, including EISS workshop experience;
  • Experience in successfully delivering safety & environmental engineering programmes;
  • Experience in conducting Hazard & Safety Risk Analysis;
  • Experience in the use and application of Safety Engineering tools (such as Reliability Workbench, ASCE, Bow Tie XP)


Skills

  • Ability to engage with existing and potential customers, building trust and confidence;
  • Successful in establishing strong and effective working relationships with customers and colleagues;
  • Able to present ideas successfully, offering negotiation and persuasion skills;
  • Effective time manager with good communication skills, listening skills with a flexible and positive approach to work;
  • Exceptional report writing skills and high quality standards able to apply a logical and tailored approach to meet client needs.


Benefits:

In addition to the below you will become part of our growing global team, you will find yourself working with world-class professionals and clients in a variety of market sectors.
 

  • 25 days leave (plus bank holidays);
  • Option to buy more holiday;
  • Support of Military Reservists – 5 additional unpaid days;
  • Healthcare cover (Family can be added at an additional cost);
  • Matched 6% pension;
  • Life Assurance;
  • Professional development to become chartered;
  • Pay for professional membership;
  • Cycle to work scheme;
  • Employee perks – retail discounts;
  • Generous recruitment referral bonus;
  • 4 half days paid leave for STEM Ambassadors;


Who are RINA

RINA is a global corporation providing testing, inspection, certification and consulting services across the Energy, Marine, Certification, Transport & Infrastructure and Industry sectors. We have been at the forefront of providing innovative and technical solutions for more than 150 years, working closely with clients as a trusted partner, assisting them in the most effective, safe and sustainable way. Through a global network of 3,900 talented professionals, operating in 200 offices in 70 countries, we support our clients across the entire life cycle of their projects.
 
About RINA S&D UK

RINA S&D UK has been awarded Silver status with the Armed Forces Covenant Employers Recognition Scheme and proudly supports those who serve.

RINA S&D UK is a key technical engineering partner to the defence sector, providing a portfolio of consultancy services and with a proven track record in supporting government defence ministries, space agencies and prime contractors on complex projects.

We provide services across Safety & Environmental compliance, Systems Engineering, ILS, Business Analytics & Cost Modelling, Electromagnetic Compatibility, and Training & Learning solutions, and many of our team members have worked directly in the defence sector, so understand its culture and complexities.

Due to the amount of applications we receive on a daily basis unfortunately we are only able to respond to the successfully shortlisted candidates. If you have not heard from us within 3 weeks of applying for this position, your application was not successful on this occasion. We may however be able to contact you with a more relevant position at a later date.

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