Safety Engineer

Location Wolverhampton
Discipline: Health & Safety
Job type: Contract
Salary: £29.63 PH UMBRELLA
Contact name: Keeley Atkinson

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01245403560
Job ref: 39109
Published: 27 days ago
Duration: 6 Months
Expiry date: 28 Sep 2023 23:59
Startdate: ASAP

​Position Description:

  • This role will have the accountability for Competent Safety advice to our team of Process Engineers within the Powertrain function.

  • The work will involve all aspects of departmental safety, such as Accident Investigations, reporting, and presentations to senior leadership.

  • Support the Manufacturing Process Engineers in the concept, design, installation, commissioning and robust handover of complex production systems, to ensure compliance with the 'Supply of Machinery', 'Provision and Use of Work Equipment' Regulations, and ensuring compliance to UKCA / CE requirements.

  • The role also works within the Construction Design and Management Regulations to ensure robust safety standard during the installation phased are robustly adhered.

  • There will be a need to interface with a number of internal and external stakeholders, including all aspects of Health and Safety, Project Managers, Contractors and all relevant departments to deliver our Zero Harm approach.

  • This role is a key position in the delivery of GME's core works, and covers the full spectrum of Safety within the delivery of complex production systems.

  • The role also includes the need for vendor visits and witness trips nationally and overseas as the programme defines.

Skills Required:

  • NEBOSH, H&S Law including CDM Regulations.

  • Machinery / equipment H&S Construction / Pre-Construction H&S

Experience Required:

  • Core experience in Machinery Safety, Design and Commissioning of complex production systems

  • Core Machinery Safety awareness, i.e Certified Machinery Safety Expert. NEBOSH Certificate or equivalent.

  • Experience and knowledge of ISO Standards and Directives (Specifically Design Risk Assessment - ISO 12100)

  • Experienced in CE/UKCA Legislation

  • We are seeking a rounded experienced multiskilled Safety practitioner.

  • Min 2 years' experience in a similar support role.

  • Clear understanding of site safety, and Safety legislation (CDM 2015 Reg etc)

  • Excellent organisational and project management skills