HSEQ Adviser, London

13 Jan 2021
10 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
About Amey

We're committed to creating better places for everyone. We take pride in making a difference, but also in being the difference: for the communities we serve, whatever the challenge, whatever the weather. By designing and consulting, building and maintaining, managing and investing in our country's services and infrastructures we create better places to live, work and travel.

As one of us, you can really be you because your individuality is an asset. You're surrounded by a team of people who want you to grow and embrace new challenges. People who care about your job satisfaction as well as your well being. There'll be experiences as original as you are, in a career that can feel like many rolled into one. You'll be stretched but always supported. To bring out the better in you. To shine as a better team player or self starter. To help you commit to better each day, delivering whatever steps it takes, great or small, to create better places for


We believe that we are what we do.

It's more than just wanting to do better.

What is the purpose of this role?

To provide the support, advice and information necessary for the operations team to deliver their services in a continually improving, safe and environmentally-friendly manner.

What will this role involve?


Be seen to add value to the operations team through sound advice and engagement Expand their knowledge and competence of other areas of health, safety, environment and assurance in order to become a multi-skilled member of the HSEQ family. Training will be offered as necessary. Write clear, concise and readily-understood reports and documents. Other similar duties, as required Assurance. Apply technical or specialist knowledge to observe, inspect and audit as necessary to identify areas of strength and weakness.

Solutions / Improvement

Help the operations teams to identify the causes of any weaknesses and put into place actions that will improve performance. Highlight areas of strength and best practice so that other teams may adopt and benefit from them. Assist and support projects to improve performance Undertake investigations of simple incidents and participate in complex investigations, identifying their root causes and actions to prevent recurrence.

Training & CPD

Keep abreast of legislation, developments and best practices within their areas of expertise Give briefings on HSEQ topics and procedures to enable the information to be cascaded further Management System. Take ownership of some simple Amey procedures and guidance documents, amending them as necessary to reflect best working practices and legal and other requirements Leadership Promote and demonstrate a consistently high HSEQ ethic.

What are we looking for?

Entry-level qualification and membership of a professional institution (IOSH, IEMA, CQI or similar). A full and current driving licence A basic understanding of at least one other area in addition to their speciality. An entry-level knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint Technical knowledge, backed by some experience, in one or more of the following topics: Health & Safety Environment & Sustainability Quality & Assurance management systems Good oral, written and presentation skills, suitable for the workforce. An understanding of how their role fits into the requirements of the business and the sometimes conflicting priorities of the management team. The ability to work to timescales to ensure objectives are met The ability to adapt their ideas and approach to suit changing priorities or solutions The ability to work within a team and influence others. Able to conduct incident and accident investigations and provide advice on preventive actions to address root cause. Able to undertake audits and inspections to support current versions of ISO 9001, ISO14001 and OHSAS18001.

What makes this role unique?

The role is based in central London on a fixed site to support a complex estate refurbishment programme supported through the provision of Safety, Health and Environment guidance to operational teams and our Supply chain Partners. This will be done through building collaborative working relationships, attending site and virtual meetings, conducting inspections and work place visits for the term of the projects