SHE (Safety, Health & Environmental) Advisor

Recruiter
Spire
Location
Carlisle
Salary
Attractive Salary package
Posted
16 Feb 2018
Closes
16 Mar 2018
Ref
SHE/CN
Contact
Sue Arnold
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is looking to recruit a SHE (Safety, Health & Environmental) Advisor to be based in Carlisle.

This successful and widely recognised company is an Infrastructure and Support Services business operating in the biomass energy, railway maintenance and aviation sectors as well as having investments in a property and logistics portfolio.

The successful SHE Advisors’ role will include:
  • To work closely with functional and line management providing support to managers and supervisors in health, safety and environmental aspects of their work, including site visits, preparation of safety & environmental documentation and monitoring site performance. 
  • To provide advice and direction ensuring the continuous improvement to safety, health and environment (SHE) performance and promote a positive SHE culture.
  • Be responsible for the monitoring of compliance to relevant legislation, company policies, processes and standards in order to minimise risk and to maximise efficiency in line with our safety standard “Think Safety, Act Safely” and promote our total commitment to sustainability. Identify and assist in the implementation of quality and efficiency improvement initiatives.
What will I be responsible for?

•           To work closely with functional and line management providing support to managers and supervisors in health, safety and environmental aspects of their work, including site visits, preparation of safety & environmental documentation and monitoring site performance. 


•           Maintain liaison with Quality and Training departments, enforcement agencies and local authorities.
•           Represent the company for the Principal / Plant Operators scheme reviews and client/third party audits.
•           Monitoring safety performance of the Company and sub-contractors and reporting of KPI’s to the Client.
•           Monitoring site safety performance of the company and sub-contractors.
•           Reviewing and approving Subcontractors and project specific HSE Plans and documentation
•           Advising Project Management on the duties and responsibilities of the Principal Contractor.
•           Provide health, safety and environmental advice and disseminate health, safety and environmental information throughout the company.
•           Keep up to date with modern processes and techniques, with special reference to safety and environment.
•           Advise upon the production and implementation of safe systems of work and the provision and use of appropriate protective equipment.
•           Maintain, develop and review the risk assessment and COSHH assessment process. Compile noise at work assessments and provide information to Project Management for the monitoring of hand arm vibration.
•           Maintain a knowledge and awareness of Railway Group and Company Standards in relation to HSE.
 
The successful SHE advisor will need to show evidence of the following core qualifications and experience.:
•           NEBOSH certificate or equivalent health and safety qualification
•           Associate Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (AIEMA)
•           Membership of appropriate professional institution i.e. Institute of Occupational Health and Safety; Institute of Risk and Safety Management
•           Personal Track Safety (PTS)
•           Specific knowledge of quality management systems
•           Experienced in the design of deliver of safety training programmes
•           Sound knowledge of health, safety and environmental legislation standards

The Company:

Quality, service, performance and sustainability are key values inherent to this UK Superbrand, which also counts exemplary employment and environmental practices among its core principles.
Consequently this brand has been recognised as a Business Superbrand for nine consecutive years. With more than 1000 employees across five divisions, the people are at the heart of the business and the key to its successful growth.

In return the successful applicant will be rewarded with a competitive package including company pension scheme and uniform.

If you are interested in this fantastic opportunity please click on the link and send your CV along with a covering letter.

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