Senior Environmental Engineer
Senior Environmental Engineer
We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Environmental Engineer to be based in Portsmouth Naval Base, the hike of the Royal Navy.
The successful candidate will apply a depth of knowledge, skill and significant product environmental experience to engineering systems in order to identify issues, risks and faults associated with installation, commissioning, safe operation and through life support of systems. You will undertake a range of environmental assessment and management activities in line with all relevant processes and quality requirements, supplying advice and support to stakeholders and other functions.
Your main responsibilities will involve:
Provides Product Environmental oversight of the work of engineers within design change process
Applies a depth of knowledge, skill and significant product environmental experience to engineering systems in order to identify issues, risks and faults associated with installation, commissioning, safe operation and through life support of systems.
To undertake a range of Environmental assessment and management activities in line with all relevant processes and quality requirements, supplying advice and support to stakeholders and other functions.
Assists the Principal Environmental Engineer in the delivery of environmental management programme of ships and systems within the relevant projects
Ensuring that the standards of Product Environmental defined by statutory, business and customer requirements are observed in the design of the Product(s) produced by, or resulting from the project (e.g. DSA02-DMR, JSP520, Def Stan 00-56).
Keep up to date with Environmental legislation and advise projects, and where appropriate the business, of compliance requirements.
Your skills and qualifications:
Experience of Environmental management within Engineering or similar industry
Comprehensive understanding and demonstrable experience of application of a range of common environmental management tools, techniques and practices
Articulate, with sound written and verbal communication skills in informal and formal settings.
Experience of collaborating with internal and external stakeholders, ideally Royal Navy and Ministry of Defence but other industries considered.
Degree qualified or equivalent experience to be able to achieve it, in a relevant Environmental management discipline.
Understanding of Lifecycle Management and the Engineering Lifecycle
Practitioner Member of suitable Environmental professional body i.e. IEMA
Ship Safety & Environmental Management Training (SSEMT) qualified
Understanding of Marine Engineering and systems
What we're looking for in you:
You will have a strong ability to communicate throughout the business and customer communities.
You will have the ability to work efficiently under pressure, schedule and coordinate tasks, and to maintain and build positive relationships.
Location: Portsmouth Naval Base
Salary: Competitive and dependant on skills and experience
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
Employee Referral Scheme bonus = £500
Join us and help to define the future of global maritime defence capabilities. With approximately 3,500 employees based at five UK locations and revenue of £600million, we pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around and offer significant opportunities for committed employees to learn and grow with us.
From our headquarters in Portsmouth, we are proud to support the Royal Navy in global operations. BAE Systems Maritime Services delivers end-to-end support to over 50 per cent of the Royal Navy's surface fleet. Our services include ship upgrades, repairs, dockyard facilities management and provision of combat systems training. We also develop and support the Royal Navy's complex equipment, such as radar, torpedoes and small boats.
With our international programmes and core support to the Ministry of Defence, you could find yourself working on the iconic Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carriers, Type 45 Destroyers, Type 23 Frigates, Type 26 Global Combat Ships, Hunt Class Mine Countermeasure Vessels, Offshore Patrol Vessels, historic ships and more. Our highly skilled teams design, develop, support and maintain a wide range of complex equipment. This includes Spearfish, one of the most powerful and capable wire guided torpedoes on the market. Currently undergoing a major upgrade programme, Spearfish will soon benefit from further sophisticated advances in its homing, warheads, tactical and fuelling systems, as well an upgraded guidance link. Then there's Artisan, the 3D radar that can identify a target the size of a tennis ball, travelling at a speed of more than 2000 miles an hour more than 25 kilometres away!
Join us and the projects you'll be involved in will form the backbone of the Royal Navy for decades to come. You'll be part of something important; something you can be proud of.
BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.
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