Safety Case Author


Our client, a leading global technical and engineering services partner in the defence industry are recruiting for a Safety Case Author to join the major projects located in Warrington & Aldermaston

Benefits include:

  • Pension Scheme
  • UK Private Medical Insurance
  • Life Assurance
  • Income Protection

The Safety Case Author is responsible for:

  • Undertaking radiological safety assessment, and associated activities, interfacing with engineering, project management, project controls and document management functions
  • Acts in any safety assessment or equivalent role
  • Supporting the Safety Case Manager
  • Supporting wider Programme safety case and engineering leads when requested
  • Assisting Head of Profession in capability development and establishment and implementation of resource strategies, recruitment plans and competence
  • Advises Amentum and Client leadership, engineering, programme and project management, and clients (intelligent Customer), on regulatory compliance, standards and guidance
  • Interfacing as necessary with suppliers
  • Supporting the client in interactions with Regulators and safety committees.


  • Ideally hold a Bachelor of Science degree (or equivalent education)
  • Human Factors assessment, and HAZAN production
  • Experience of UK and International standards, e.g. Technical Assessment Guides;
  • Experience of a range of nuclear hazard identification and analytical tools
  • Experience of ergonomics/human factors design
  • Experience of relevant code (THERP, HEART etc.) application in a wide range of nuclear operations and fault scenarios
  • Ability to gain and retain Security Clearance and willingness to obtain Developed Vetting
  • Ability to travel for several days at a time in the UK and occasional overseas travel
  • Good oral and written communication skills, including presentation and report writing
  • Good MS applications, organizational skills and ability to perform detail-oriented work


  • Experience of UK nuclear site licensing, safety assessment principles, regulatory guidance on safety assessment and nuclear Site Licence Conditions;
  • Experience in two or more UK Nuclear Site Licensee Organisations;
  • Experience of Regulatory permissioning/flexible permissioning;
  • Experience of safety case in civil reactors and defence sector;
  • Experience of international nuclear safety assessment;
  • Project management and project controls skills;
  • Stakeholder management skills;
  • Ability to mentor and coach.

Market related remuneration on offer

Due to current workload if you have not had a response within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.