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Location: United Kingdom, Plymouth, South West England

Human Factors Engineer

United Kingdom, Plymouth, South West England

Job Description

JOB TITLE: Human Factors Engineer
LOCATION: Devonport
SALARY/RATE AND BENEFITS: £45 per hour PAYE or £60 per hour Umbrella
DURATION: 12 months

Experience of quantitative HF analysis, as well as the qualitative substantiation of the human performance aspects of the process/ system.
Nuclear related experience, preferably within the wider submarine enterprise and have performed at practitioner level over a number of projects.
Familiar with all Relevant Good Practice (RGP) across all seven Human Factors domains (HF Engineering, Systems Safety, Health Hazard Assessments, Training, Manpower, Personnel and Organisation & Social).
Possess sound working knowledge of Licensee and wider Regulatory expectations relating to HF engineering and substantiation (including performance assurance).

The project requires a suitably qualified and experienced Human Factors (HF) engineer to provide specialist support to the developing nuclear safety case. Experience is required on various disciplines within the HF arena, including the provision of professional advice on HF assurance and performance, and on the generation of associated safety case documentation.
The HF engineer will be capable of providing professional guidance to the Safety Manager and Design Manager on all aspects of HF engineering, including issues relating to both current and future designs. This may include a requirement to provide specialist support on anthropometric and ergonomic issues. The candidate will also be required to assist in the development and generation of the administrative measures associated with the new facility and manage and support the production of the associated HF substantiation documentation. This will extend to providing advice on the development of 'Procedural Controls' and 'Roles and Responsibilities' for the new facility.
HOW TO APPLY: Apply by sending your CV to Rullion, using the apply now button on this advert. If you haven't heard within one week then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Thank you for taking the time to apply and please feel free to apply to any future roles.

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