EHS Advisor

England, Hampshire, Portsmouth
£35000 - £40000 per annum
26 Sep 2017
17 Oct 2017
Simon Parker
Contract Type
Full Time

A motivated EHS Advisor to join an international pioneer in the aerospace industry, based in Portsmouth.

Your new company

My client are working exclusively with Hays: Health & Safety and are a global leader in aeronautics, space & related services. With a workforce of over 130,000 people, the company offer the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners. They are also proud to be a leader in designing, manufacturing & delivering aerospace products, services & solutions to customers on a global scale.

Your new role

Reporting to the Head of EHS (Defence), you will work with senior members of the business including Site Facilities Managers, Site Directors, Heads of Department & any established relationships with external regulatory bodies.

You will be expected to maintain an up-to-date knowledge of all applicable & relevant Health & Safety & Environmental regulations & associated statutory duties or obligations & related external agency guidance, company EHS standards & UK legislation as it relates to the operations & activities carried out at the Portsmouth site. You will also help to further develop an effective & efficient Integrated EHS Management System in line with these requirements & will assist staff in complying with their EHS obligations & provide training & advice on EHS matters. You will support managers to implement EHS solutions & will carry out internal audits & inspections & audits in external audits to verify that systems are effective & efficient.

What you'll need to succeed

You must be a highly motivated, adaptable person with proven experience of communicating well at all levels of a business. A background of working in a complex manufacturing or defence/aerospace environment is ideal, but candidates with similar industry experience will be considered.

You must have a degree in related subject (Physics, Chemistry, Material Science, Environmental Management or Science) and / or a NEBOSH Diploma (or equivalent) and be a Member of IOSH &/or hold a Certificate in Occupational or Industrial Hygiene.

The role is primarily based in Portsmouth, but could involve a small amount of travel in future so a UK Driving Licence is required.

What you'll get in return

A market-led salary of £35,000-£40,000 DOE plus benefits inc: 25 days + BH's & flexible working, pension matched up to 8% by employer & pool car/fuel card provided.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call me today.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact me for a confidential discussion on your career.

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