Machinery safety engineer

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Published
May 25, 2023
Category
Job Type
Reference
PU289
Salary
£45000 - £55000 per annum
Start date
2023-05-19
Contact Name
Pabudu Bandara
Contact Email
apply.a4ljw55ley4n@aptrack.co.uk

Description

Machinery Safety Engineer

Kenton Black engineering is a recruitment partner to a global scientific laboratory They currently looking to hire a machinery safety engineer. This is a home based role with travel to different site 2-3 times a week.

Responsibilities

· To perform inspection/testing/conformity assessments and formally report non conformities to CE/UKCA machinery compliance, using Machinery Directive 2006/42EC, The Supply of Machinery (Safety) Regulations 2008 (as amended) and Harmonised/Designated Standards (A-type, B-type, C-type) on a variety of industrial machinery and assemblies of machinery.

· To carry out certification activities for machinery under Approved Body scheme and ISO/IEC 17065:2012 accredited QMS.

· To perform PUWER 98 assessments at client's premises and provide thorough reporting with suggested corrective actions.

To provide client facing services nationally, EU and globally in accordance with the requirements of the Machinery Department

QUALIFICATIONS

Working knowledge of Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC, The Supply of Machinery (Safety) Regulations 2008 (as amended), EN ISO 12100, EN 60204-1, EN ISO 13849-1, EN ISO 4413/EN ISO 4414, main A,B,C-type standards.

Ability to read electrical schematic, pneumatic schematic, hydraulic schematic, P&ID and engineering drawings.

Use of test and measuring equipment for electrical and mechanical validation purposes.

Previous experience in an industrial environment covering a broad range of machinery and associated equipment, specifically safety related.

Knowledge/understanding of other main EU Directives/UK Regulations i.e. PED, ATEX, LVD, EMC.

Job Description

Primary Objective of the Role

Conduct inspections, tests, and conformity assessments on industrial machinery and machinery assemblies to ensure compliance with CE/UKCA machinery standards. This includes adhering to the Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC, The Supply of Machinery (Safety) Regulations 2008 (as amended), and relevant Harmonised/Designated Standards (A-type, B-type, C-type).

Perform certification activities for machinery within the Approved Body scheme, following ISO/IEC 17065:2012 accredited QMS.

Carry out comprehensive assessments of client premises to evaluate compliance with PUWER 98 standards. Provide detailed reports and recommend corrective actions.

Offer client-facing services on a national, EU, and global scale, aligning with the requirements of the Machinery Department.

QUALIFICATIONS

Proficient understanding of the Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC, The Supply of Machinery (Safety) Regulations 2008 (as amended), EN ISO 12100, EN 60204-1, EN ISO 13849-1, EN ISO 4413/EN ISO 4414, as well as key A, B, and C-type standards.

Ability to interpret electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and engineering drawings, including electrical schematics, pneumatic schematics, hydraulic schematics, P&IDs.

Competence in utilizing testing and measuring equipment for electrical and mechanical validation purposes.

Previous experience working in an industrial setting, encompassing diverse machinery and associated safety equipment is desired

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