Safety Engineer (Senior or Principal Level) – Nuclear Industry

Safety Engineer (Senior or Principal Level) – Nuclear Industry - (Safety Engineer (Senior or Principal Level) – Nuclear Industry)

Safety Engineer (Senior or Principal Level) - Nuclear Industry

Risktec Solutions is an established, independent and specialist risk management consulting and training company, and is part of the TÜV Rheinland Group. We assist clients in major hazard industries including nuclear, oil and gas, renewables and transportation as well as commercial and public sectors to manage health, safety, security, environmental and business risk. Further information is available at

We are seeking a highly motivated, dynamic and influential individual with a strong background in safety and risk management for the nuclear industry to join our team in Warrington.

You will have a good understanding of the technical, engineering and managerial issues fundamental to safety and risk management within the nuclear industry. In addition, you will have demonstrable project management experience and have a keen interest in the development of client relationships and the business.


Duties and responsibilities will include:

Providing technical safety support and advice to clients and other team members.

Preparing and managing safety cases and the associated assessments to the required timescales and budget. The project deliverables will include the full suite of safety assessments from hazard identification (HAZOPs) through to Design Basis Assessment and ALARP analysis.

Maintaining up-to-date knowledge of relevant standards, methods, data and use of appropriate software.

Managing and developing existing, established client relationships.

Developing new business.


Essential requirements:

Technical safety and/or risk assessment experience.

Experience in the production of nuclear safety cases.

Risk management consulting experience.

Project management skills and experience.

A degree in science, engineering or related discipline (or equivalent).

Strong analytical and numeracy skills.

Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Practical and common sense approach.

High level of computer literacy.

Good interpersonal skills.



Desirable attributes and experience (training can be given):

At least 3 years relevant industry experience.

Working knowledge of practical risk management tools and techniques.

Practical knowledge and experience of engineering systems [design or operation, ideally covering mechanical, electrical, or control and instrumentation disciplines].

Experience in production of non-Nuclear HSE safety cases.

Experience in systems engineering and/or requirements management.

Excellent written skills.



A competitive package of salary and benefits is offered, including profit share, private medical insurance, and contributions into a pension scheme.


No application from recruitment agencies will be accepted.


Ben Holden
Risktec Solutions Ltd.
Wilderspool Park
Greenall's Avenue


Copyright © Risktec Solutions Ltd 2018. All rights reserved.