SHEQ Advisor - Construction

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Key Accountabilities

* On a day to day basis provide guidance and advice to the region on compliance with statutory requirements and company standards

* To respond to requests for advice which fall within the job holders area of expertise, through discussion with the Regional SHEQ Manager, and others where appropriate

* Undertaking risk assessments relating to SHEQ as required.

* Proactively working with operational teams during the project lifecycle to ensure that SHEQ is considered at all stages and that relevant control measures are identified

* Assisting the business with the implementation of the ISO 9001, OHSAS 18001 and ISO 14001 standards

* Undertaking ‘active’ monitoring and auditing of the companies sites, providing feedback via the company’s reporting system

* Highlighting areas where poor practice and/or significant risk have occurred. Where necessary preventing works continuing on site

* Be responsible for ensuring effective close out of corrective actions raised, open incident reports, and significant site issues.

* Producing a weekly activity report

* Investigating incidents and producing detailed factual reports identifying root causes and recommendations for improvement

* Liaising with enforcing authorities as necessary.

* Keeping up to date with new legislation and best practices in the industry through regular reading of journals and relevant website/ site visits

* Raise awareness on SHEQ and sustainability issues through toolbox talks and briefings, delivering training where necessary.

* Any other reasonable management request

Key Skills, Knowledge and Experience


* Suitable qualifications in either H&S, quality or environmental management. E.g. NEBOSH General Certificate, IEMA etc.

* Relevant experience of working as part of a SHEQ team

* Providing proactive support to operational business units.

* Up to date knowledge of UK legislation in relation to SHE

* Ability to work remotely

* First rate communication and influencing skills

* Good at developing relationships with Operational leadership

* Flexible – able to work at all levels and at hands on level

* Proven written communication skills

* Good level of numeracy

* Computer literate in MS Office


* NEBOSH Diploma in H & S or Environmental management, and/or equivalent.

* At least three years relevant construction sector experience

* Operation of an OHSAS 18001 and/or ISO 14001 and/or ISO 9001 based systems

* Specialist knowledge in a relevant subject area e.g. waste, carbon foot printing asbestos, scaffolding, fire or gas safety

* Report writing

* Development of strategies for improvement

* Ability to interpret legislation and ACoPs

Key Attributes

* Be prepared to work within a large geographical area

* Confident & assertive

* Resilient

* Self motivated

* Enthusiastic

* Flexible & adaptable

* Good verbal and written communicator

* Ability to work both alone and as part of a team

Linsco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy
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  • Negotiable
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  • CV-194876
  • Permanent
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