Senior Risk Scientist

  • Scientific
  • Buxton
  • £39,334 - £45,865 GBP / Year
  • Feb 13, 2023
  • Salary:£39,334 - £45,865

Within our Science Division (SD), we are looking to recruit 3 Senior Risk Scientists. This exciting opportunity will be based in the Science Division of the HSE. Science Division offers science and technical advice and support to HSE and commercial organisations. The scope of our work requires a diversity of talented individuals. Science Division employs around 360 people including scientists, engineers, economists, doctors, psychologists, social scientists, health professionals and other technical specialists.

We are looking to recruit a Senior Risk Scientist to join our Risk Team in the Risk and Human Factors Capability Group. The Team carries out a range of research and risk assessment work including:

– Emerging technologies relating to; alternative fuels (hydrogen, ammonia, batteries) for transport and heating, carbon capture and sequestration schemes, UK Space Industry, Nuclear Fusion, automation and artificial intelligence.

– High risk buildings and land use planning assessments around sites and pipelines storing and transporting hazardous substances,

– Supporting HSE in its regulatory functions at major hazard sites, COMAH safety Reports and Incident work.

– Providing technical training to commercial customers and partner organisations.

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