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Safety Sector Lead – Land Domain

Employment type:  Full time

3–4 days/week at home

Fully flexible hours

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Job Description

Safety Sector Lead – Land Domain

About the role

As the Safety Sector Lead for the Defence Land Domain you will be the primary expert and principle point of contact for that sector within BMT’s multi-domain safety capability. You will be responsible for knowledge management of land safety regulations and safety standards, maintenance of the technical capability and technical assurance of project and bid outputs. The role will include direct work on projects, support to and leading bidding activity and is suited to someone with an Army background or similar domain experience.

The role can be fulfilled based at any of BMT office locations and can be undertaken taking advantage of our flexible and hybrid working arrangements. Please note that travel to customer sites or to attend meetings will be required.

About you

You will have k nowledge and experience of safety assessment and analysis techniques and application across a variety of systems and platforms. You will have the ability to apply processes and tools and develop safety evidence for compliance against defence land regulations and relevant standards, with an appreciation of complex defence land systems and platforms.

You will have relevant academic qualifications and/or professional accreditations in an engineering and/or safety discipline, and will show a good understanding of relevant regulations and standards such as DSA 02: Defence Land Safety Regulator, ASEMS POSMS, Def Stan 00-056 and Def Stan 00-055, with experience of safety assessment and/or independent safety audit.

Missing skills? Let us be the judge! BMT are passionate about people; we recognise that technology moves quickly and that no one can learn everything, which is why we seek those who can adapt and demonstrate the aptitude to learn. With enthusiasm and the right attitude, we can help you discover your potential.

About BMT

We exist to navigate the most important and impactful engineering challenges of our time. We create environments where people with outstanding technical knowledge deliver meaningful, practical solutions. We are driven by a commitment to a safer, more efficient, effective and sustainable future to find out more about BMT click here .

BMT is open and committed to discussing flexible working. We believe that everyone performs at their best when they have the flexibility to make working for BMT work best for them.

BMT hires talented people and welcomes applications from everyone. We know that diversity, equity, and inclusion is critical to achieving our purpose as a business which is to navigate the most important and impactful engineering challenges of our time (to find out more click here ). Our passion and goal are to build more diverse teams and to create an environment where employees are engaged, thriving, and feel a sense of belonging.


At BMT, our employee benefits are designed to ensure you have the resources you need to thrive.

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a wide range of benefits in areas including health, family, finance, and personal development.

Don’t hesitate to ask more about our benefits during the hiring process.

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Does this sound like you? If so, please submit your application as soon as possible. We look forward to learning more about you.

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Company benefits

Open to part-time employees
Open to job sharing
Open to compressed hours
Enhanced maternity leave – After 1 years service, enhanced maternity to max 18 weeks
26 days annual leave + bank holidays
Wellbeing budget - £250 per annum

We asked employees of BMT how satisfied they were with flexible working, and this is what they told us

Employees are very happy with their working location freedom
Employees are very happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Employees are largely happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
Employees feel that most people work flexibly
Employees feel they have complete autonomy over getting their work done
Working at BMT

Company employees


Gender diversity (male:female)

66% Male, 28% Female

Office locations

Teddington, Bath, Southampton, Fareham, Bristol, Plymouth, Weymouth, Leeds, Aberdeen, Glasgow

Hiring Countries

United Kingdom