23 days ago
DATS are looking for an experienced HSEQ Advisor/ Manager to join our client on a staff (or potentially contract) . Our client is Engineering Solution provider specialising in delivering high-quality services in our core sectors - Process, Process Safety, Electrical, Control & Instrumentation (EC&I) systems and solutions.
The role is based in the North West but the client operates throughout the UK .
Coming out of Covid our client has ambitious growth plans over the next 5 years.
Our client will also consider experienced candidates who are looking for a more flexible approach to work and who wish to achieve a better work life balance. So the client would consider candidates looking for say 3 days per week.
Role: HSEQ Advisor
Type of position: Staff or Contract
Industry: Chemical, Petrochemical, Renewable
Date posted: 20/5/2021
Our client requires an EHSQ Advisor/Manager to ensure health & safety in the
company's operational activities.
Reporting to Company Directors/Management, the role will involve liaison with all company personnel, clients and sub-contractors.
The EHSQ Advisor/Manager will ensure that the company fully adheres to
statutory, regulatory and industry standards throughout all its activities.
Duties will include, but not be limited to:
Preparation of risk assessments & method statements (RAMS)
Review/upgrade generic Risk Assessments
Preparation of Site Activity Risk Assessments (SARAs)
CDM co-ordination activities & duties
Preparation of Construction Phase Plans
Ongoing liaison with Site Services & Compliance Management
supporting site operations
Preparation, organisation & presentation of ESHQ training courses to
support the business needs
Lead/support ISO accreditation reviews
Maintain & support the roll out of quality systems and procedures to
Update & maintenance of legal register
Support the company’s HR department, ensuring all relevant and
updated ESHQ documentation is correctly recorded.
Carry out regular site inspections/site audits to ensure that work is being
carried out in accordance with the client’s policy & procedures.
Customer liaison on ESHQ requirements and attend client ESHQ
Monitor all projects for EHSQ input requirements
Attend project planning meetings
Preparation of ESHQ reports
Identifying areas for continual improvement of EHSQ activities
Advise and support the client’s managers & supervisors
Advise on PPE requirements, ensuring personnel are compliant for client
Monitor condition of tools/equipment/in-house plant
Maintenance of Asset register
Carry out accident & incident investigations and reporting
Make recommendations on accidents/incidents to prevent
Contribute to and monitor the company Training Plan to ensure both
office and site personnel have current and suitable site certifications.
Distribution of health & safety information and training materials to all
Recommend and arrange internal & external training courses for client’s
Annual review & update of company Health & Safety policy
Update and maintenance of CHAS & Achilles certification
Pre-qualification of sub-contractors
Completing of Pre-qualification documentation for clients
Organise and partake in bi-annual health & safety management review.
New employee safety inductions
Early involvement in ongoing and/or upcoming projects
Organisation & management of EHSQ Files
Site inspections — fortnightly/monthly
Toolbox talks – planning, delivery and reporting
Managing Health & Safety Plans
Inspection of fall-arrest equipment-Ladders LOLER/ PUWER (CCS)
Advising on manual handling equipment (pallet truck / forks /slings)
Application of HSE regulatory requirements
Fire Risk Assessment/Fire training/Fire marshal
Safety Planning (half-yearly review)
Skills and experience
CDM training to CDM 2015 requirements
NEBOSH qualification (construction or general cert as minimum)
Trade qualification to NVQ3 level / HNC or similar (Advantageous but
Minimum of 5 years previous experience in an EHSQ role
Relevant industrial experience
Engineering or construction background (Advantageous)
Hands-on Industrial site experience
Sound environmental knowledge
Experience of maintaining ISO9001:15 accreditation