RSSB is an expert body that helps the rail industry collaborate to continuously improve and meet future challenges. It spans the whole railway, including in its membership infrastructure companies, train and freight operators, rolling stock owners and suppliers to the industry. RSSB supports rail in the areas of safety, standards, knowledge, innovation and a wide range of cross-industry schemes.
We are currently looking for a Human Factors Specialists on a permanent and fixed term basis for what are exciting opportunities to influence the development of a major industry. Our Human Factors professionals are fully integrated into the multi-disciplinary technical project teams that help to drive this industry forward.
We are seeking individuals who are looking to be challenged and are happy to work outside their normal comfort zone. You will be conducting original research and using existing knowledge to answer challenging questions on a day-to-day basis. One day you may be working on the design of a Human Machine Interface, and the next you may be providing advice on organisational culture. We are helping our members and stakeholders solve real problems in the real world.
Ideally you will have a Master’s Degree in Ergonomics, Applied Psychology, Human Factors or Occupational Psychology. You should be comfortable working with a broad range of technical specialists from other disciplines. Self-motivated and pragmatic in your approach to problem solving, you will be a team player and play an active role in the overall Human Factors team.
This is an outstanding opportunity to join a highly-regarded team in a supportive and friendly environment.
To apply, please visit our website via the 'Apply' button below. Applications should be submitted by 18 January 2018