HSE Advisor

  • Job ref: 049/02033
  • Type: Full Time, Permanent
  • Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
  • Recruiting office: Oxford
  • Date posted: 28 June 2022

Job details

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Abingdon, Oxfordshire
  • Job Ref: 049/02033
  • Salary: 35000.00 - £40000.00 per year

We have a fantastic opportunity to join our client in Abingdon who is looking for a HSE Advisor to join their ever expanding team.

Job Description – HSE Advisor

Responsible for assisting in the development, implementation and maintenance of the company’s safety infrastructure, documentation and procedures. You will be pivotal in providing a robust and comprehensive in-house Environment Health and Safety service.

About the role

  • Support the monitoring of compliance with procedures, legislation and general safe working practice through audits, inspections and other appropriate monitoring.
  • Perform, safety inductions and where appropriate support the on-going development of the Occupational Health, Safety, Environment and Wellbeing training programme.
  • Assist in the delivery of suitable and sufficient risk assessments, accident / incident investigations, reporting and training.
  • Where required assist with senior leadership members to liaise with external bodies, e.g. fire brigade, insurance company, supply chain, and enforcement agencies.
  • Provision of service to departments on matters of HSE.
  • May assist in Occupational Hygiene / Environmental monitoring programmes.
  • May assist in training other employees in their specialised area.

Qualifications, Skills and Attributes

  • The ability to work well independently and as part of a team
  • Good organisational and time management skills
  • The ability to adapt to changing demands whilst operating under pressure to deadlines
  • Ability to communicate across matrix both orally and written
  • Working knowledge UK EHS Legislation especially COMAH / COSHH / DSEAR / RIDDOR / IRR17 etc. highly desirable
  • Experience of running employee engagement and behavioural safety programmes.
  • The ability to work accurately and with attention to detail
  • Experience of capturing and monitoring leading and lagging EHS indicators
  • Experience of facilitating accident / incident root cause analysis and application of Corrective and Preventative action setting
  • Ability to undertake Audits / Inspections
  • Experience of dealing with external agencies (EA, HSE, Home Office, Police, Fire etc…)
  • Experience of Occupational Hygiene air monitoring and or Environmental Air Monitoring (desirable)
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic, cooperative and reliable
  • NEBOSH General Certificate (I) working towards or completed NEBOSH Diploma / Equivalent NVQ (ii) or equivalent Environmental qualifications
  • Technical Member or higher membership of IOSH / or equivalent with IEMA

Working Hours, Salary & Benefits

  • £35k-£40k depending on experience
  • 25 days annual leave, plus Bank Holidays
  • Buy/sell up to 5 days’ holiday
  • Life Insurance @ 3 x basic salary
  • Pension Defined Contribution – matching up to 5%
  • 08:15am – 17:00pm – Mon-Thu, (45min lunch)
  • 08:15am – 16:00pm – Fri, (45min lunch)
  • 39 hour week

What we do for you:

Driver Hire Oxford is recruiting on behalf of our client to find their next new team member.

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We can provide permanent, regular or just ongoing and varied work around the Oxfordshire area.  It’s more than “just an agency” job for us.  We offer a warm and friendly place to work and we are proud of the fact that in our latest satisfaction survey 97% of candidates said they were proud to work for Driver Hire, 95% rated the level of respect received as Excellent/Good.

Driver Hire is the UK’s largest specialist transport and logistics recruitment company.  We offer temporary and permanent driving jobs, non-driving work and Driver CPC training.

If you are interested in the HSE Advisor role and are looking for an immediate start to work then call the team at Driver Hire Oxford on 01865 798 998 (during office hours Monday to Friday, 0800am – 1700pm).


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Driver Hire is the UK’s largest specialist transport and logistics recruitment company. We offer temporary and permanent driving jobs, non-driving work and Driver CPC training So, if you are an individual looking for work or an organisation looking for staff, you have come to the right place If you would like to register your interest with us either as a driver looking for a new opportunity or a company requiring new drivers then please contact us: 01865 798 998

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