Head of Safety

Cubiq Recruitment

International Defence & Space business seeks head of safety for their Bedfordshire site.

  • Applicants MUST have the right to live and work in the UK
  • Applicants MUST hold/ be able to attain BPSS Security Clearance
Head of Safety
Defence & Space
Full Time/ Permanent 
Circa £80,000

Cubiq Recruitment are working with an international defence and space organisation, currently serving a number of domestic and international military customers. 

The Head of Safety will direct the strategic approach and strategies to safety across multiple programmes and future new business bids. 

You will be responsible for the functional management of 10-15 safety staff, covering new safety bids, recruitment, resource deployment, failure review boards and quality assurance activities for the site.

Required Experience

Candidates should come from a broad defence background, covering aerospace, weapons and vehicles and have a track record in safety management and practice within the defence sector. 

Experience with Functional Safety and SIL compliant systems is essential for this role (IEC 61508). You will fully understand product compliance relating to safety (HSAWA, CE Marking, LOLER etc) 

You will be responsible for the Product Safety and Environmental Management Policy, Process, Procedures and Practice within the Company into the overarching company Safety Management System. and for ensuring its implementation to approved projects

This is a full time permanent position with an attractive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. to apply for this role, please forward your CV to the address given or for more information call Mat @ Cubiq Recruitment.

This company is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. They do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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Cubiq Recruitment is recognised as a trusted supplier of permanent, contract and interim recruitment services to the aerospace, technology and manufacturing sectors. Our teams of specialist recruiters operate across all core commercial engineering disciplines and specialist areas of aerospace engineering within Design, CAMO, LAE, Manufacturing, H&S and Facilities Management.