Safety Assessor (M/F)

Date: 16-Aug-2019

Location: Villeurbanne, V, France

Company: Alstom

The future of transportation is already here. 
Alstom, with recorded sales of 7.3 billion in the 2016/17 fiscal year, is the world leader in integrated transport systems and continues to push the boundaries of innovation & digital solutions for transportation systems and e-mobility.  We are at the forefront of providing sustainable modes of transport with the largest range of rail solutions in the market.  Headquartered in France, we are present in over 60 countries and today employ 32,800 people worldwide. 
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Purpose of the job:

  • Carry out the assessment on a project/product to determine whether it meets the specified safety requirements and to form a judgement on the fact that it is fit for its intended purpose
  • Ensure application of reference processes and contribute to continuous improvements of process and methods
  • Assessment scope concerns projects/programs developed in France and also other ADM programs worldwide



  • Definition & deployment of assessment activities:
    • Plan and follow-up safety assessment activities for the assigned projects
    • Deploy safety assessment applying reference SA process and tools in consistency with applicable standards and regulations
    • When several assessors intervene on the assigned project/product, and when acting as lead assessor, coordinate the activities of assessment
    • Deliver safety assessment report for the defined key milestones
    • Present the assessment results to the Project/Product team, and if necessary to the management or to external entity as customer/railway safety authority


  • SA Process management:
    • Support Safety Assessment Director in capturing assessment request of related Site
    • Apply reference SA process and tools, and contribute to its improvement using REX process.
    • Estimate and Measure workload of assigned projects 


  •  Others:
    • Support safety reviews when external ISA is already appointed (L1 assessment)
    • Develop safety expertise and provide contribution to other assessors
    • Contribute to successful achievement of internal/external audits process compliance  

Performance measurements:

  • Respect of QCD commitment along DFQ cycle


Requested profile:

  • Recognized technical experience in SAFETY, equivalent to "WCE Senior Expert"


Job Location / Mobility

Permanent Site with frequent travels and missions in relation with the assessed projects

Alstom is committed to create a diverse & international working environment,  that reflects the future of our industry, our clients and end-users.  As an employee, you will have a unique opportunity to continue to build your career and directly contribute to the expanding growth of the global transport industry

Job Type:​Experienced​