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Human Factors Engineer, Sydney


Human Factors Engineer â€" Sydney

My client is a leading railway engineering company looking to recruit an experience Human Factors Engineer to work on their prestigious railway project in Sydney, Australia. Ideal candidates have experienced in human factors and ergonomics standards, and in providing human and user-design interface towards the safe, fit for purpose and readiness of the Project and sub-projects.

Main activities of the role;

• Interface safety teams.
• Develop the Human Factors Integration Plan within the Project Safety Plan.
• Perform human factors interventions including but not limited to: human error analysis, Risk-Based Training Needs Analysis, HF Standards verifications; Usability Testing and the maintenance of the Human Factors Risk Register.
• Perform human reliability and workspace analysis on the Rolling Stock Subsystem including but not limited to: Driver’s desk and cab; Passenger areas (vestibule and saloon)â€"in respect of mobility and manoeuvrability elements, and subsystems.
• Assist in the development of safety cases.

Desired Knowledge / Experience

• 5 years’ experience in human factors and ergonomics engineering.
• Experience in verification and use of relevant railway and rolling stock standards.
• User interface testing process knowledge.
• IT basics (word, excel…)
• Report writing competency.

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About EWI Recruitment

EWI Recruitment

EWI is an international consultancy formed of specialist technical consultants who recruit and advise in the fields of infrastructure and natural resources. Each division and consultant within ewi is focussed exclusively on their specialist remit. Similarly our network has been developed and nurtured, providing access to industry specific professionals across each vertical market. We posses unrivalled market and international project knowledge to support our clients sustainable success.

Our specialist rail team are devoted to the provision of technical expertise to leaders within the market. Within this sector we work in the fields of construction, consultancy, and engineering. In short the railway team at ewi are able to help our clients deliver railway projects from concept to turnkey and onto the operational and maintenance. Our networks span feasibility, design, site supervision, commissioning & testing and handover to service all aspects of the project lifecycle.

The ewi rail team are proud to have worked on some of the of the worlds most prestigious rail projects including but not limited to; the Qatar Doha Metro, Saudi Arabia Haramain High Speed Rail, China Beijing High Speed, Malaysia Klang Valley Metro, Denmark Copenhagen Metro, India Kolkata Metro as well as many more of the worlds leading rail projects. The ewi rail team have experience working on metro projects, light rail, underground and freight rail projects.

Australia, Australia & Oceania

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  • Salary
    $12,000 to $10,000 per month
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    EWI Recruitment
  • Posted By
    Mr Carl Hostler
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    Railroad Manufacture
    Rail - Infrastructure
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