BAE Systems currently has a vacancy for an Asset Management Authority (Barrow-in-Furness)

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Oct 2, 2014
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We currently have a vacancy for an Asset Management Authority at our site in Barrow-in-Furness.


As an Asset Management Authority, you will provide governance of the Asset Management framework, systems and processes and be responsible for the overall governance of asset management across the Barrow site.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to set up and develop Asset Management arrangements which will benefit the site and future business for the foreseeable future


Your main responsibilities as an Asset Management Authority will involve: 

Ensuring the asset management policy, strategy, objectives, processes and tools/templates are up-to-date and adding value to the business and consistent with the requirements of ISO55000

Developing, delivering and continually improving the asset assurance reporting systems and ensuring the integrity of the data for the assets across the Barrow site

Collaborating with engineering design authority and other support functions review current asset management information and processes to drive improvement and standardisation in a structured and controlled manner

Development of analysis of all data relating to asset management and optimising methods of assembling, storing, retrieving and publishing of asset related information via the asset information manager

Developing and implementing the integrated asset management audit programme

Creating a corrective & preventive action programme, using expert knowledge to analyse data and identify trends, quantify mitigating actions and drive corrective & preventive actions by pro-actively influencing managers across the business

Maintaining current and accurate knowledge of the condition of the asset and its ability to meet the safety case, business needs and future obligations


Your skills and qualifications as an Asset Management Authority:


Knowledge of PAS 55 or ISO 55000

Maintenance, Project or Engineering background with experience and knowledge of Asset Management

Demonstrable stakeholder management experience


Experience of delivery within a Nuclear Environment to relevant ONR License Conditions or similar highly regulated business

Holds Chartered status


What we're looking for in you:

You will be resilient with good interpersonal skills and be able to build relationships with a wide range of stakeholders. You will have excellent communication, change management and process confirmation skills which are key to this role. You’ll have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal with the ability to explain difficult technical subjects to non-specialists and other engineers.

Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, childcare vouchers, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

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