Senior Safety and Airworthiness Consultant

Our aim is quite simple: To develop an industry leading specialist aviation consultancy. We are a privately held specialist technical company that has been developed with the purpose of developing a highly credible, informed and independent consultancy, operating exclusively on aviation projects.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Safety and Airworthiness Consultant who would be interested in working across both civil and military projects. As a Senior Consultant with Osprey you’ll find yourself working across aviation projects within our Platforms and Air Systems team. You’ll find yourself working with world-class clients within Defence Industry and Civilian market including work across complex safety critical programmes.

As a Senior Safety and Airworthiness Consultant you’ll provide aviation safety and airworthiness engineering skills to external clients and to assist in the development of business growth. We’d like you to have substantial knowledge in safety engineering with experience of air systems certification, gained from working with the MAA, Prime Contractors or Defence Equipment & Support (DE&S) Delivery Teams. Consultants must have a safety management and/or certification backgrounds in Military Aviation to be considered for this role.

The role:

The Senior Safety and Airworthiness Consultant will be responsible for technical leadership, bid management and business development of military projects with the opportunity work across civil projects. We’d ideally like you to be involved in delivering; Military Certification artefacts, Safety Assessment Reports, Safety Management Plans, Hazard Logs. Experience in planning, delivery, execution and control of safety and airworthiness projects including provision of safety and airworthiness advice and innovative solutions to our clients.

What do I need for this role?

  • Experience of working with POSMS
  • Working with and delivering to the MRP, specifically including RA5810 & RA5820
  • Sound knowledge of Defence Standard 00-56
  • Proven experience and application of safety techniques such as; HAZOPS, SWIFT, Fault Tree Analysis, Event Tree Analysis, Zonal Hazard Analysis, Bowtie Analysis etc.
  • IEng or working towards IEng in a relevant discipline.
  • Willing to undertake UK security vetting

Desirable experience

  • CEng in a relevant discipline
  • MSc Safety Engineering or equivalent
  • Experience of working with the following would be preferable:
    • DO178B/C, DO254, IEC 61508, Defence Standard 00-970
    • CS25/CS23/CS29
    • JSP454, JSP430, JSP440
    • ARP4761


Our financial benefits are only part of the attraction; In return for your skills, we will invest in you – a career with Osprey will provide you with opportunities to further develop your technical, commercial and consultancy skills, and allow you to make your mark in the aviation sector. Along with competitive salaries, Osprey offers a great benefits package that includes private medical care, life insurance, a generous leave allowance and more. You can also expect a quick integration and real opportunities for growth and development.

About us

Osprey CSL are a technical consultancy specialising in operational and engineering support to both commercial and military aviation projects. Through consistently exceeding our customers’ expectations with a professional and tailored service, we have established ourselves as one of the UK’s leading aviation consultancies.

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