Risk & Safety Consultant

04 Jan 2019
15 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Global Testing, Inspection and Certification Business
Risk & Safety Consultant - Manchester/Glasgow
Base Salary and excellent benefits package
Bureau Veritas is offering a great opportunity to develop a career in major hazards safety and risk, within a successful and respected team. The safety and risk team is well established and expanding; the team includes experts in the major hazards industry with many years experience in the world of risk & safety.
Right from the start, you will work with experts reducing risk and improving safety for major high hazard facilities. Our clients include international operators, engineering designers and public sector bodies. You will interact with key clients and work on projects at all stages, from design to operational facilities. As your experience grows you will go on to lead projects, develop technical expertise and contribute to business development. Bureau Veritas is committed to the development of its staff and support is provided through mentoring and training, for example in the areas of major risk assessment techniques, associated regulations (e.g. COMAH) and reliability assessment.

Key Responsibilities
* Working with external clients to solve risk and major hazard challenges to human life and the environment.
* Developing technical expertise under the supervision of our senior team members.
* Completing process safety management projects for customers in a variety of sectors
* Contribute to the delivery of technical projects on time, within cost and customer satisfaction
* Proactive individual who understands cause and effect of hazards and risk mitigation on COMAH sites.
* Working with project managers to support business development and project delivery.

Skills / Qualifications
You will be qualified with either a professional member of IOSH (Chartered), or Chartered status of an Engineering Institution or Scientist. You will also have a keen interest in supporting high hazard sectors, including oil and gas, chemical and petrochemical industries (COMAH Sites) Any knowledge of 45001 (Auditing/Management System) is desirable
To be successful in this role you will be a self-starting individual with proven team working skills and will enjoy finding solutions to technical challenges.
To meet the requirements of this post you will work well with others, have the ability to communicate at all levels, and must have the commitment to identify, analyse and present solutions to problems in a constructive and positive manner. This highly diverse role also means that you must be organized, have attention to detail and be able to multi-task.
As you will be travelling on occasion to client offices, a clean UK driving license is highly desirable.

Company Overview
Bureau Veritas is a global leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC), delivering high quality services to help clients meet the growing challenges of quality, safety, environmental protection and social responsibility. Since 1828 we offer innovative solutions that go beyond simple compliance with regulations and standards, reducing risk, improving performance and promoting sustainable development.
Our core values include integrity and ethics, impartiality, customer focus and safety at work and are Top Employer for the sixth consecutive year.

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