Safety Assurance Engineer

February 27, 2024

Job Description

The Company

Our client is an Ambitious, Award-winning Consultancy providing support and advice to a range of clients delivering large scale complex infrastructure projects. They are currently seeking an experienced Safety Assurance Engineer to join their team. Applications are welcome from people in all UK locations, Toronto (Canada) or Dublin (Ireland).

The Opportunity

This is a busy and challenging but rewarding role for an experienced Safety Assurance Engineer. You will be joining a well-established, respected team of professionals in a supportive and progressive working environment.

The role will involve working with delivery teams, customers, regulatory bodies and other major stakeholders. You will be involved in managing resources and delivery of tasks. This role will require excellent communication and relationship-building skills and a demonstrable track record of Rail System Safety expertise.

You will be a Chartered Engineer (or equivalent) or working towards chartership and a Rail System Safety Expert with a strong track record of success in working with delivery teams, customers, regulatory bodies and other major stakeholders. You will also have the following skills and expertise:

  • A demonstrable track record of working in Safety in the RAIL industry (essential)
  • Demonstrable managerial capability with accountability for resources and task delivery
  • Safety Verification
  • Common safety method/CSM RA
  • Hazard Management / Hazid/Hazop
  • Safety Requirements
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong influencing and relationship-building skills

The Culture

You will be joining a Talented and Enthusiastic Team in a genuinely collaborative environment with shared values of Honesty, Collaboration and Respect. There is a strong focus on developing your skills and expertise in a supportive and encouraging organisation.

The Rewards

This is a really exciting role and one which will give you exposure to some high-profile projects and clients. You will be a key member of the team and will enjoy a vibrant office environment together with the flexibility of home-working if preferred. You will receive a competitive salary and genuine prospects to develop your career. The role can be carried out from any location in the UK, Toronto (Canada), Dublin (Ireland) and will require both national and international travel. Our client is headquartered in Edinburgh, Scotland.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing and well-respected Consultancy on a permanent basis. If you have the relevant skills and experience and wish to apply, please send you CV asap.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Benefits dependant on location. UK benefits include:

  • Bike to work scheme
  • Pension salary sacrifice scheme
  • Health Care (BUPA)
  • Hybrid working
  • Employees rewards gateway scheme
  • Group income protection
  • Group life cover


  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Annual bonus