Job Description

Senior Human Factors Engineer in Plymouth, Devon



Plymouth, Devon





Role Details:

  • Royal Devonport Dockyard
  • Hybrid, As and when required.
  • Inside IR35
  • Negotiable Rate
  • 6-months contract
  • 36 Hours Per week

About the Role:

The Energy Division at ARM is currently seeking a Senior Human Factors Engineer to join a Leading Nuclear Defence Client

Key responsibilities include:

  • Prepare Human Factors Substantiation Reports (HFSRs)
  • Develop Fault Trees
  • Calculate Initial Human Error Probability (I-HEP)
  • Provide Human Factors input to Verification & Validation (V&V) activities.
  • Engage with safety and site teams to integrate Human Factors into the project.
  • Contribute to the integration of Human Factors into the wider project for the Defuel project at Devonport.

What you need to succeed:

  • Degree-level education in Engineering/Scientific discipline
  • Background in nuclear/radiological safety is beneficial.
  • Chartered Engineer registration (or working towards)
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Previous experience in Human Factors work.
  • Familiarity with Human Factors related software.
  • Eligibility for Ministry of Defence security clearance
  • Willingness to work in a regulated environment.

How to Apply:

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply via the link, or contact us on 02392 458 028 or email me at , and we will let you know if you have been shortlisted.


This vacancy is being advertised by either Advanced Resource Managers Limited, Advanced Resource Managers IT Limited or Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited ("ARM"). ARM is a specialist talent acquisition and management consultancy. We provide technical contingency recruitment and a portfolio of more complex resource solutions. Our specialist recruitment divisions cover the entire technical arena, including some of the most economically and strategically important industries in the UK and the world today. We will never send your CV without your permission. Where the role is marked as Outside IR35 in the advertisement this is subject to receipt of a final Status Determination Statement from the end Client and may be subject to change.

Job reference 122562_1713954925
Date posted 24 April 2024
Sector Energy

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