Interested in Maritime Engineering

  • Department: Naval Assurance
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: £50,000 - £70,000

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Main office locations include Bristol, Plymouth, Portsmouth, Warrington and Glasgow. Other UK locations may be considered.

Salary range is between £50,000pa and £70,000pa dependant on experience.

Closing date 31st July 2024 however we encourage early applications

Do you have experience of working in submarine engineering or submarine safety?

Do you want to be regularly challenged and further your career?

Do you want to work for a successful company where you are valued and can make a meaningful impact?

If you answered yes to these questions, then Frazer-Nash Consultancy is interested in hearing from you. Read on for more information and exciting opportunities and submit your application to join our growing team!

We are a prominent engineering, systems and technology consultancy. Through our meaningful innovations, our experts support organisations make lives safe, secure, sustainable and affordable.

We operate across a range of industries spanning defence, transport and energy markets with a particularly key presence in the maritime sector and a diverse portfolio of clients across both defence and commercial marine.

We already have a great reputation and exciting portfolio of projects in the submarine domain. We are on the lookout for good people with transferable skills and experience to assist us further grow this capability.

We have a number of engineering and consultancy roles available across our maritime technical axis, based in various locations around the UK and each with its own unique offering.

What will you be involved in?

Frazer-Nash offers excellent opportunities for professionals with a background in submarine design, modification, operation, maintenance or safety. Examples of projects that our submarine domain consultants have worked on in the last 12 months include:

  • Conducting a safety hazard evaluation to inform the design of a future attack submarine.
  • Producing safety case documentation to underwrite the operation of the nuclear reactor plant.
  • Providing technical oversight to support civil nuclear power stations during planned maintenance outages.
  • Providing SM SQEP experience to support facility engineering and help future-proof critical shore side infrastructure.
  • Exploring options for the Royal Navy’s adoption of future fuels across the[HW1] surface fleet with a focus on the achievement of Net Zero.


If you have any of the following, then please apply now:

  • Experienced MESM Cat A1/A2/Cat B operators.
  • Experience of working in the commercial industry in support of the submarine enterprise.
  • Knowledge of submarine whole boat or nuclear safety cases and safety analysis techniques, including HAZID, hazard management, functional hazard assessment, categorisation and classification.
  • Experience in risk management and reduction, including ALARP assessments.
  • Familiarity with Technical Assurance/Governance.
  • Incorporated Engineer or Chartered Engineer status (or working towards this for our more junior roles).

Due to the nature of the work that Frazer-Nash Consultancy undertake, candidates will be required to undergo pre-employment screening and will be required to satisfy clearance criteria for UK National Security Vetting.


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