Airworthiness Consultant

Our client is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies to the Defence sector. They work in partnership with their clients to provide independent and objective advice and support across all stages of a project lifecycle.

Ref: ZR_5885_JOB  ·  Posted on 31 March 2021

Introduction

  • Our client is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies to the Defence sector. They work in partnership with their clients to provide independent and objective advice and support across all stages of a project lifecycle
  • They help their clients achieve outcomes that deliver genuine benefits from their business programmes. They advise organisations at senior levels on complex business challenges, but also take a hands-on role to ensure the solutions are delivered and that the intended benefits of the investment are realised.
Key responsibilities

We are seeking individuals who have self-motivation and enthusiasm, a willingness to learn and develop new skills and possess professional characteristics with ideally a good understanding of the Aerospace & Defence and wider Markets to provide guidance and direction in the development of safety management solutions for our clients, including:

  • Support to Markets
  • Assurance of work undertaken by project teams
  • Providing a vision of future needs to support the development of capability
  • Provision of safety, airworthiness, technical evaluation and certification artefacts
  • Leadership of major safety management assignments for clients
  • You will be working with our clients to deliver aviation related projects; other safety related projects and willhave the opportunity to inspire and be inspired by colleagues in offices across the UK and the globe
Skills & experience
  • Professional in approach and performance, with a proven background in
  • Understanding and application of MAA Regulatory Publications (MRP)
  • Understanding and application of the Military Air System Certification Process (MACP)
  • Understanding and application of Defence Standard 00-970
  • Understanding and application of military aviation hazard/accident management
  • Understanding and application of at least one of the following tools (multiple desirable): (i) ASPIRE; (ii)
  • AirSystem Loss Models; (iii) BowTies; (iv) GSN/CAE; and/or (v) HERMES
  • Development and generation of Safety Assessment Reports
  • Proven track record of developing Safety Management solutions at enterprise, platform or at system level
  • Experienced in developing proposals and providing technical assurance
  • Develop innovative Safety Management solutions to support operations
  • Build sustainable relationships with clients and develop future business opportunities
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills commensurate with the role, including the preparation and presentation of reports to both internal and external clients
  • Knowledge of the Defence, Aerospace and wider markets, or major contractor’s experience 

The client would also like to see some of the below, but this is not essential: 

  • Chartered/Incorporated Engineer or equivalent, or working towards it
  • Working Knowledge of Industry and other Defence Standards such as Def Stan 00-056
  • Knowledge and awareness of their discipline and related disciplines and their developments across varied markets including Defence
  • Expertise in hazard and safety risk management
  • Experienced in development of Airworthiness Strategies/ Safety Management Plans
  • Experience of conducting/supporting safety related techniques such as FHA, ZHA,FTA, ETA, FMECA and/or CBA
  • Knowledge and experience of working in wider markets and the ability to sell their related discipline capability to internal and external clients and across varied markets
  • Membership of UK, EU or US societies/working groups, etc.
  • Production of articles, papers or conference presentations within their discipline 
Additional benefits
  • Pension Plan
  • Life Assurance – Life assurance will be 4 x salary for new starters, whether or not they are in a pension scheme
  • Holidays – Basic entitlement 25 days with option to buy an additional 15 days or to sell 5 days
  • Income Protection – All annual salaried UK employees who are aged between 16 to state pension age except casual employees who are hourly paid
  • Professional Fees – Annual subscription reimbursed for membership of a professional body relevant to your role with the client
  • Season Ticket Loan – All UK employees are eligible on successful completion of their probationary period 
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