Human Factors Specialist

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Job Reference 1188347

Location Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Industry Infrastructure - Transportation

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Permanent

Date Added April 28, 2023

We are currently recruiting an experienced Human Factors professional to deliver on an exciting pipeline of rail projects including Sydney Metro.

You will be responsible for providing and integrating HF considerations across various aspects of system lifecycle elements. Rail experience is required for this role.

Location-          Sydney
Duration-           Permanent

  • Engaging with client and various stakeholders to understand requirements necessary to incorporate human factors solutions
  • Provide HF and Human Centred Design expertise to support the delivery of rail projects
  • Produce human factors deliverables in line with HF standards e.g., AS 7070, ISO 9241, ISO 16982
  • Provide leadership and technical advice to the project team
  • Conducting research, cognitive workload, ergonomic assessments, risk assessments and task analysis
  • Contribute to the development of Human Factors methodologies, tools and service offerings
  • Reporting / presentations summarising results or conclusions related to HF activities
  • Stakeholder engagement with both internal and external interfaces, confidently providing consultative advice where necessary

Required Experience
  • Relevant degree i.e., Human Factors, Psychology, Ergonomics, Industrial design
  • Rail sector knowledge
  • 3+ years’ experience in a similar role
  • Knowledge of human factors standards, processes, and principles
  • A general understanding of systems engineering is highly desirable
  • Australian Working Rights

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