Health and Safety Specialist
Stone, Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Engineering
NES Fircroft are working on behalf of a global power technology business actively sourcing for a HSE Specialist on a permanent basis. With a presence in over 90 countries. This business offer products, systems & software solutions to the global energy industry and have been leaders in innovation for over a century.
With a customer-base across multiple industries including Energy, Utilities, Industrial and Transportation and almost 40,000 employees, they are committed to providing access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy globally. The HSE Specialist will ensure timely notification of HSE incidents, investigations, preventative and corrective actions and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to Local & HUB Management
Implement BL and performance improvement programs, initiatives and practices to ensure an exemplary HSE culture throughout the assigned Countries.
Delivers and deploys HSE training, audit and performance improvement programs to the assigned Countries.
Contribute to improving Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) performance in the respective organization to ensure an exemplary health and safety culture as well as a strong focus on the environment & sustainability.
Support the business by applying in-depth HSE knowledge to offer solutions and advice. Facilitate delivery of support from the HSE organisation and ensure effective risk management through HSE excellence along the value chain.
Ensures timely notification of HSE incidents, investigations, preventative and corrective actions and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to Local & HUB Management.
Feeds back on lessons learned and best practice from own Country to management and employees.
Provides analysis of HSE data within area of responsibility. Reports on progress on implementation of Sustainability Objectives and key performance indicators (KPI) as required.
Contributes to assessing emerging trends and legislation in HSE and communicates relevant information on legal requirements within area of expertise and assigned countries. Supports constituent countries to operate in compliance with standards and respective legal obligations.
Contributes to effective risk management of HSE related issues by providing specialist knowledge and advice to business and management teams.
Supports behavioral change by implementing HUB requirements aligned with the wider business and BU. Supports and implements the clients BU-wide performance improvement programs and practices aligned with annual HSE plans to ensure an exemplary HSE culture throughout the assigned countries.
Engages external (e.g. customers, suppliers and other stakeholders) and internal stakeholders in order to report on, raise awareness and gain commitment on HSE efforts and performance and obtain objective feedback. Cooperates with other functions and business partners to drive HSSE performance.
Contributes to driving behavioral change and continuous improvement though delivery of training and competence initiatives and expert support to the Local Business Units in line with yearly HSE plan agreed with the Business Units. Supports the sharing of best practice. Coordinates reporting on HSE performance and support delivery of Group audit program. Ensures ISO 14001 and ISO (phone number removed)rd party certification across operations of HUB in line with businesses directives.
University level education in a relevant discipline (e.g. electrical engineering, industrial manufacturing/processes, IOSH certificate or equivalent)
Minimum 10+ years of experience in a HSE function in global organization
Excellent knowledge of HSE regulatory requirements (e.g. Legislation, ISO 45001, ISO14001)
Ability to successfully support, persuade and influence senior management teams in a highly matrixed environment
Capable of working autonomously with remote and global teams and delivering in complex working environments
Experience in Germany, Belgium & Netherlands is an advantage.
Excellent English language skills both orally and in writing. Fluency in German will be an advantage but not essential
With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients