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HSE Advisor - South

  • Competitive
  • Wiltshire, South West,
  • Permanent
HSE Advisor - South (Onsite) 
Are you an experienced HSE Advisor? Do you have experience working in a Manufacturing or Production environment?  If so, keep reading!

The role:
You will function as the company’s competent person for Health & Safety as defined by the management of Health & Safety at Work Regulations 1999. You will ensure the Company complies with Health, Safety and Environmental legislation and approved codes of practice and guidance. To support the deployment of the HSE Management System and coordinate the HSE agenda at site level. Coordinate and manage the Corporate HSE leading and lagging indicator reporting process. Coordinate and support the local incident investigation process and proactively identify HSE improvement opportunities, determine and present underlying improvement case’s and execute HSE improvement projects at site. You will also provide Health, Safety and Environmental technical knowledge and expertise to the Management Committees and Plant management teams.
Duties include:
  • Lead, train, coach, and support site staff in the field of Health, Safety and Environmental improvement.
  • To ensure the Company’s Health, Safety and Environmental policies are implemented consistently.
  • To monitor, evaluate and review Health, Safety and Environmental policies, practice, and legal compliance. Make recommendations and implement new policies and procedures as required.
  • To advise the Senior Management Team on the implications of current and emerging Health, Safety and Environmental legislation, including evaluating options for implementation. Make recommendations and generate actions plans to ensure compliance across the organisation.
  • Support managers to maintain safe systems, providing specialist advice, coaching and practical support.
  • Conduct audits, evaluate the effectiveness of Health, Safety and Environmental systems and procedures, identify, and implement improvements where necessary.
  • Manage and maintain the accurate reporting of Health, Safety and Environmental.
  • Leading and Lagging performance indicators, providing dashboard reports where required.
  • Proactively identify and present Health, Safety and Environmental improvement opportunities on Site, Territory and Business Unit levels.
  • Proactively identify and share best practices with other Health, Safety and Environmental Team members across the organisation.
  • To investigate, or where appropriate, to assist others to investigate the circumstances and causes of accidents and events. Support actions to take necessary steps to prevent a recurrence, including the issuing of notifications where required to the Health & Safety Executive
About you:
  • Relevant professional qualification e.g., IOSH certificate, NEBOSH Certificate / diploma.
  • Working knowledge of current Health, Safety and Environmental legislation and its application in a manufacturing environment.
  • Desirable: A member of the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health.
  • Desirable: Continuous Improvement knowledge and training (green belt level)
  • Desirable: Working experience in the automotive or pharmaceutical industry
  • Knowledge and a proven history of delivery of health, safety and environmental management systems and the provision of advice
  • Willingness to travel across the region when required
 This is a full-time position offering a competitive salary (depending on experience) fantastic benefits and the opportunity to part of an exciting and growing business.

Please contact Gemma at Meridian on 078 76 250 477 or glawrence@meridianbs.co.uk to apply and find out more.
Gemma Lawrence Senior Recruitment Consultant 07876 250447

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