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BAE Systems • Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom

Engineer – Support Engineering (Disposal)

2 days/week at home

A little flex time

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Job Description

Job title: Engineer – Support Engineering (Disposal)

Location: Barrow-in-Furness. We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements – please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role

Salary: Negotiable dependant on experience

What you’ll be doing:

  • Support of Disposal management requirements tailored to the needs of the project
  • Support Disposal Management Plans and input to the Project Management Plan
  • Support the processes and mechanisms to record and manage hazardous material risks and issues, the design change process and the subsequent documentation that is generated
  • Hazardous Material data, information and reporting to support project and business reviews
  • Review and monitoring of supplier deliverables as appropriate
  • Liaison with internal and external stakeholders and the wider engineering teams, to gain a broad understanding of project management and business processes

Your skills and experiences:


  • Familiarity of chemicals and the ability to work around toolsets
  • Awareness of Product Safety, SHE and Hazardous
  • Knowledge or recognition of relevant legislation and engineering standards


  • Experience using SAP
  • Familiarity with legislation such as Ship Safety regulations and Waste regulations


You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

The Disposal Support Engineering Team:

The Disposal Engineer will be responsible for the day-to-day capture of hazardous material data, amending documentation and supporting the appropriate reporting in order to minimise the risks posed to programmes. This is an exciting opportunity to join a team of three with potential growth in the future. This role offers a wide range of exposure to different teams across the Barrow site as well as as the ability to gain experience working across two programmes: SSNA and Dreadnought. You will get to know how the boat works and exposure to what really goes into the boat from a materials point of view.

Why BAE Systems?

This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals.

We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

Closing date: 7th June 2024

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.



Company benefits

Open to part-time employees
Open to job sharing
Open to compressed hours
Open to part time work for some roles
Gym membership
Buy or sell annual leave
Bank holiday swaps
Company shutdown periods
Share options
Matched pension contribution
Salary sacrifice
Employee discounts
Lunch and learns
More information needed
More information needed
More information needed
Work-life balance
More information needed
Role modelling
More information needed
More information needed

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Office locations

UK-wide - more than 50 locations

Hiring Countries

United Kingdom

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