HSEQ Advisor

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Location
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Salary
£26,805
Posted
21 Sep 2017
Closes
21 Oct 2017
Ref
1556115
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sector
Public

HSEQ Advisor

Payband 5, Civil Service Equivalent HEO Permanent

Full-time, Part-time, flexible working, job share

To provide key health and safety support and risk assurance functions to a large estates regeneration project and to be the principle lead for workplace risk management in a laboratory environment based across two sites in to ensure that Cefas maintains a high level of health and safety performance and full compliance with relevant legislation.

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work within a professional team to act as a competent advisor for health and safety queries on procedure, standards and legislation
  • Work with management, staff, the Principle Contractor and sub-contractors to deliver a site regeneration project in a safe and healthy manner
  • Provide highly visible and proactive reinforcement to staff of good H&S practice and behaviours
  • Undertake inspection and audit activities to OHSAS 18001 standard to identify safe practice and areas for improvement
  • Involvement with management of Occupational Health processes and HSE training
  • Opportunity to be involved with land/marine based and overseas fieldwork risk management and support
  • Support staff in managing incident/near miss investigation and root cause analysis
  • Contribute to the ongoing improvement of health and safety standards at Cefas and promote key tools to help embed safe behaviours
  • Assist in the compilation and analysis of performance indicators for onward communication

QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE/SKILLS

  • Minimum NEBOSH National General Certificate in OSH (or equivalent) is essential
  • Audit training to OHSAS 18001 is desirable
  • Competent user of MS Office package; proficient in MSWord and MSExcel
  • Effective communication essential
  • Good time and task management ability

For full details and to apply online please visit

https://www.civilservicejobs.service.gov.uk/csr/jobs.cgi?jcode=1556115 

Closing date for applications is 21 October 2017.