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Safety Specialist - Engineering - Emirates

Date Posted:Nov 25, 2021

Job Detail

  • Location:
    Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Company:
  • Type:
    Full Time
  • Career Level:
    Mid-Senior level
  • Experience:
    5 Year
  • Gender:
    No Preference
  • Degree:
  • Apply Before:
    Dec 08, 2021

Job Description

To investigate and conduct incidents, accidents ,safety hazards and events involving the operations, in accordance with the relevant internal and external standards and practices, and provide specialist support to the Safety Manager, on specific aviation safety matters.

Job Outline

  • Liaise with the operational departments to ensure their timely response to the collection of the documentation and information related to an investigation of a safety event. Collect, share and review with the Safety Manager the responses received from the operations/ line departments related to the investigation of the safety hazard or event and the recommended corrective and preventive actions.
  • Propose recommendations based on industry best practices to the operational departments following an accident investigation and discuss their effectiveness with the Safety Manager, and other management as required. Communicate to the line/ operational departments the recommended actions proposed following a safety investigation and monitor the implementation progress.
  • Provide expert advice (including best practices) to the Safety Promotions team to develop safety awareness training. Participate in safety campaigns with the Safety Promotions team to increase safety awareness. Provide feedback on the implementation efficiency of the SMS (Safety Management System) within the operational departments, including the monitor of the reporting processes among the operations departments and third party/ contracted companies.
  • Lead in-depth analysis of safety data and present statistical summaries to the Safety Manager highlighting significant trends and occurrences. Act as a delegate for the Safety Manager, in Senior Management meetings as and when needed.
  • Provide assistance and guidance to the operational departments to identify and assess the hazards present. Develop hazard prevention plans to assist in the achievement of safety targets.
  • Maintain up to date knowledge on safety critical procedures and undergo specialised training as needed to ensure effective support and recommendations are provided to management.
  • Lead investigations of safety events involving Emirates Group staff, aircraft, equipment and associated facilities under the guidance of the Safety Manager to identify the causal factors and propose recommendations to avoid re-occurrence and improve the overall level of safety.
  • Support the Safety Manager in collecting factual information from the involved operational departments for a safety incident that is under formal Group Safety investigation. Provide short notice support as required.
  • Apply proactive and predictive safety management methods to identify hazards and manage risk to ensure continuous improvement in safety

Qualifications & Experience

  • Degree or Honours (12+3 or equivalent) :


  • Aviation Safety / Flight Safety : 5+ Years
  • Experience in aviation industry with major emphasis in Safety



  • Knowledge of the Engineering operations
  • Safety qualification/ Safety experience or a previous safety role
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Proficient English skills in communicating with a diverse range of stakeholders, presenting, facilitating, quality assurance, and professional report writing
  • Leadership Role: Yes
  • Safety Sensitive Role: Yes

Salary & Benefits

Join us in Dubai and enjoy an attractive tax-free salary and travel benefits that are exclusive to our industry, including discounts on flights and hotels stays around the world. You can find out more information about our employee benefits in the Working Here section of our website Further information on what’s it like to live and work in our cosmopolitan home city, can be found in the Dubai Lifestyle section.

Skills Required

Company Overview

Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Emirates (Arabic: طَيَران الإمارات‎ DMG: Ṭayarān Al-Imārāt) is an international airline. It is the largest airline in, and also the flag carrier of, the United Arab Emirates. Based in Garhoud, Dubai, the airline is a subsidiary of The Emirates Group,... Read More

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