Senior Human Factors Consultant


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Senior Human Factors Consultant



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Job Description:Arcadis is the world’s leading company delivering sustainable design, engineering, and consultancy solutions for natural and built assets.We are more than 36,000 people, in over 70 countries, dedicated to improving quality of life. Everyone has an important role to play. With the power of many curious minds, together we can solve the world’s most complex challenges and deliver more impact together.Role description:We are looking for an ambitious, technically strong Human Factors professional, who is comfortable in being client facing and committed to growing a career in Consultancy. You will be focussed on helping our clients drive performance across a range of diverse sectors such as finance, industrial, manufacturing, transport, oil and gas, infrastructure, chemical, construction, aviation, local and central government.As part of our Environmental team, you’ll help improve quality of life. With your specialism in environmental management, or your technical or sustainability expertise, your work could involve protected species, pollution, surface water and materials management, air quality or noise. And in some of the world’s busiest and most beautiful locations.We work to protect our natural environment and water resources, while powering our world for future generations. Around the world, we’re feeling the effects climate change, rapid urbanization, loss of biodiversity. The rate at which we’re seeing large-scale, unforeseen events such as floods and wildfires, is becoming more frequent. We are here to protect our natural environment and water resources, while powering our world for future generationsRole accountabilities:Role responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Producing and reviewing human factors work outputs of a high technical quality.
  • Leading and managing packages of work, commercials and general consultation activities.
  • Working directly with clients and building customer relationships.
  • Supporting business developing activities such as attending client meetings and writing proposals.
  • Engaging with a range of stakeholders within Arcadis to help influence other disciplines to understand the importance of human factors.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Experience of working in safety critical industries such as rail, aviation, energy, military, nuclear (a range of sector experience is preferred).
  • Either chartered/registered, or working towards becoming chartered/registered with a professional body, e.g. the Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors, British Psychological Society
  • Degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline (preferably Ergonomics, Psychology or Systems Engineering)
  • Strong knowledge, skills and experience in the area of human factors.


  • Experience of the following human factors methods: task and workload assessment, human factors integration, cognitive ergonomics, physical ergonomics, environmental design, organisational behaviour.
  • Experience is also preferred in human reliability, control room design and operations.
  • Experience is also preferred in commercials and general consultation activities.

Why Arcadis?We can only achieve our goals when everyone is empowered to be their best. We believe everyone’s contribution matters. It’s why we are pioneering a skills-based approach, where you can harness your unique experience and expertise to carve your career path and maximize the impact we can make together.You’ll do meaningful work, and no matter what role, you’ll be helping to deliver sustainable solutions for a more prosperous planet. Make your mark, on your career, your colleagues, your clients, your life and the world around you.Together, we can create a lasting legacy.Join Arcadis. Create a Legacy.Our Commitment to Equality, Diversity, Inclusion & BelongingWe want you to be able to bring your best self to work every day which is why we take equality and inclusion seriously and hold ourselves to account for our actions. Our ambition is to be an employer of choice and provide a great place to work for all our people. We believe that by working together diverse people with different experiences develop the most innovative ideas. Equality, diversity and inclusion is at the heart of how we improve quality of life and we work closely with our people across six ED&I Workstreams: Age, Disability, Faith, Gender, LGBT+ and Race. A diverse and skilled workforce is essential to our success.#LI-MM3

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United Kingdom

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Wed, 13 Mar 2024 05:52:25 GMT

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