Jun 15, 2022

Functional Safety Engineer

  • Emergent Group
  • Newcastle NSW, Australia
Full time Engineering

Job Description

At Emergent Group, we are different. We do not follow the familiar, including how we hire new people. If you apply as part of The Network Effect campaign, you could be rewarded with up to $6000 if we employ you, or someone you recommend. Visit https://emergentgroup.com.au/about/network-effect/ to see this and other positions vacant.

Emergent company Advitech is seeking a Functional Safety Engineer.  The ideal candidate will be a senior electrical engineer who is comfortable dealing with technical issues and commercial matters. If you are an adaptable engineer with a pragmatic approach, and can deal with complexity without getting bogged down in unnecessary detail - this role may be for you. 

Responsibilities

  • Conducting technical assessments (e.g. design verifications), functional safety assessments (e.g. SIL determination) and facilitating risk workshops (e.g. HAZOP)
  • Preparing assessment documentation and reports with analytical and technical robustness
  • Interpreting technical and complex information
  • Coordinating project scopes of works, budgets and schedules
  • Actively maintaining good relationships with new and existing clients

About You

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Electrical Engineer who enjoys facilitating workshops and helping clients to resolve problems.

To be successful, you will possess the following:

  • Degree qualification in Electrical Engineering
  • At least 10 years' experience, including consulting
  • Demonstrated experience in functional safety, technical analysis, auditing or critical analysis of similar nature
  • Sound commercial judgement
  • Demonstrated high level technical report writing skills
  • Ability to apply complex sets of requirements in a practical manner
  • Strong communication skills and ability to present well to customers
  • Effective time management skills

The following additional skills would be advantageous:

  • Chartered membership of Engineers Australia
  • TÜV or equivalent qualification in Functional Safety
  • Experience in risk management and/or design
  • Experience in design of control systems, industrial machinery, or electrical control systems

Benefits of working with us

  • When you work for an Emergent Group company you become part of a team of people committed to applying science and technology solutions to the world’s biggest challenges.
  • We do our best to maintain a healthy, collaborative and friendly work culture, where individuality and difference are respected and all voices are heard.
  • The wellbeing of our people is our top priority. We offer great benefits including flexibility of working arrangements and career development opportunities.

To apply

Apply as part of The Network Effect campaign and you could be rewarded with up to $6000 if we employ you, or someone you recommend. Visit https://emergentgroup.com.au/about/network-effect/ to see this and other positions vacant.

We are a 2022 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant. We appreciate the time and effort it takes to prepare and submit your application. As a Circle Back Initiative Employer we are committed to reviewing and responding to every applicant. We don’t just contact the short-listed candidates, or leave you wondering.

Position reference #2022_A14