Head of Health, Safety and Environment

Posted 10 months ago by Shirley Parsons
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £70k per year
Sector Environmental Health & Safety
Posted 10 months ago
Apply by Wednesday, 21 November 2018

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a leader of HSE to join an international company based in Birmingham. Heading up a team of HSE professionals across a complex operation, this unique opening will include elements of engineering, construction, facilities management and logistics. The ideal candidate will have worked in a senior position; having led a team in a diverse industry with a track record of implementing robust and forward-thinking HSE programmes and systems.


The Role:

  • Lead and manage the H&S team in order to provide all business units with the relevant technical support
  • Working with Project Teams to ensure the highest standards of health & safety are met on Project sites
  • Represent the company on associated government and trade association bodies.
  • To advise the Director and Senior Management Team on the implications of current and emerging H&S legislation 
  • Develop and improve Health & Safety culture across the company
  • Develop a culture of personal safety, best practice and innovation throughout the company 
  • Oversee a HSE transformation programme

The Candidate:

  • 5 years + experience working in Health & Safety 
  • NEBOSH Diploma level qualification
  • Experienced in leadership and managerial position within a safety critical environment
  • Qualifications and experience with fire risk management would be a distinct advantage.

Reference: ZB - 12900

Shirley Parsons

Shirley Parsons is a specialist Health and Safety Recruitment agency and is the only specialist Health and Safety agency headed by a CMIOSH Safety professional. From a standing start in 2005 the co...

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