HSQE Advisor

Expiring today

NES Global Talent
£32000 - £38000/annum
22 Jul 2017
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title:  HQSE  Advisor


Location: Warrington


Salary: cNeg Dependent on Experience


The Client Our client is one of the market leaders in the Building, Environmental and Civil Engineering Industries. They are a diversified business that is currently involved in construction, water and waste water treatment, metering, facilities management and property projects.

The HSQE department promotes safe working practices across the company. We are responsible for supporting and advising our staff who work in a wide range of fields including Civils, Building, Water & Waste-water Treatment Projects.

Job Specification / Role Responsibilities:

- The role is to support the Regional Director and work with the HSQE team in: ensuring compliance with all current legislation, codes of practice, relevant standards and industry best practice; continuously improving the company policies and procedures; and promoting best practice across all relevant sites.
- Provision of pragmatic and realistic HSE advice, guidance, coaching and training to managers, staff and contractors.
- Working with the HSQE Department on Occupational Health matters.
- Advice and input into the generation of and development of method statements, risk assessments and safe systems of work.
- Investigation of near misses and adverse events.
- Involvement in internal and external inspections and audits and advising on implementation of corrective actions.
- Involvement in Emergency Response Coordination and Emergency Preparedness.
- Supporting implementation of systems concerning new starters.
- Working to ensure environmental aspects and impacts are controlled and meet legislative requirements.
- Working to ensure all waste management standards and energy usage requirements are compliant.
- Collating information supporting HSE metrics.
- Assisting with HSE improvement initiatives.
- Keeping up to date with all new legislation and best practice.
- Assisting with maintaining COSHH compliance.
- Assisting with any interactions and liaising with external bodies e.g. enforcing agencies.

Person Specification / Qualifications & Skills Preferred competencies and background for the role include (non-exhaustive list):

- Experience in Water Utility and Civil Engineering Industries (5 years or more).
- Recognised HSE qualifications (e.g. NEBOSH, Degree or higher).
- Full driving licence essential.
- Experience with relevant HSQE standards and management systems.
- Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills. High standard of written English is essential.
- Strong IT skills.
- Self-motivator with strong organisation skills and an investigative mind.
- Trainer/Instructor qualifications.
- Membership of a relevant institution: e.g. IOSH.

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides specialist technical and engineering recruitment solutions worldwide to the Oil & Gas, Power Generation, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and the Professional Services markets.


Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients