SHEQ Officer

Posted 15 May 2024
Salary £30000 - £35000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Construction Environmental, Health & Safety
Contact NameSam Geddis

Job description

Vickerstock are working in partnership with a facilities management firm based in Magherafelt on the appointment of a SHEQ Officer.

Reporting directly to the SHEQ Manager, your primary responsibility will be to ensure the development, implementation, and maintenance of all SHEQ policies and procedures.

In your new role:

  • Provide expert advice on health, safety, quality, and environmental matters, ensuring compliance with statutory obligations.

  • Embed a culture of SHEQ within the organisation, including thorough induction processes.

  • Develop and implement site strategies to enhance SHEQ performance and support our sustainability goals.

  • Maintain ISO standards and accreditation, driving continuous improvement through robust non-conformance procedures.

  • Monitor SHEQ compliance across sites, implementing improvements and utilising available technology effectively.

  • Coordinate accident/incident reporting and investigation procedures, establishing root causes and preventive measures.

  • Lead the implementation of legal, insurance, and corporate standards, ensuring alignment with the business's strategic direction.

  • Conduct internal audits and site inspections to ensure policy adherence and identify areas for improvement.

  • Increase awareness of SHEQ and quality standards through training sessions and coaching.

  • Represent the company's safety performance to external parties, promoting our commitment to excellence.

What you will need to succeed:

  • Minimum of 1 year experience in an HSE or SHEQ role.

  • IOSH or NEBOSH qualification.

  • Recognised qualification in Environmental Management or working towards one.

  • Practical knowledge of quality improvements and techniques.

  • A full UK driving license is essential.

Desirable (it would be great if you have this, but don't worry if you don't):

  • Auditor experience.

  • Experience with ISO standards (9001, 14001, 45001).

For a confidential conversation on how Vickerstock can help support you with your next move, get in touch with Sam Geddis, our Health and Safety Specialist today.