Head of SHE (Heavy Engineering)

Posted 10 months ago by Hays Health and Safety
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Car
Sector Engineering, Environmental Health & Safety
Posted 10 months ago
Apply by Wednesday, 26 December 2018

National Head of SHE for a heavy engineering organisation with Head Office in North West.

Your new company
A clear leader in there sector with a number of operational sites. The company employ almost 2000 people in the UK and around 4000 globally. The organisation has grown massively over recent years and they are by far the leaders in there market.

Your new role
Reporting into the COO you will be responsible for overall SHE related matters within the organisation and for driving a culture that puts safety first. You will be involved in driving a strategy that puts safety at the heart of all they do and ensures everyone returns home from their shift unharmed.You will take a lead on all new installations and form part of the projects senior team on capital projects. You will have a team of 12 H&S managers reporting to you who all have a team of advisors working with them. You will not only ensure that the company is legal and compliant but you will inspire and mentor other members of the SHE team and the wider workforce. You will also be confident in representing the company with external bodies such as HSE.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be in a senior SHE position at the moment and have a good level of experience in either heavy engineering, waste & recycling, construction or other high risk environments. You will be educated to at least Diploma level within H&S and hold some form of environmental membership/qualification. You will have a clear understanding of the regulatory regime in relation to industrial machinery, plant and transport sector safety. You must also be prepared to work from a number of locations that may include overnight stays.

What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with a very attractive salary package in return for your experience and commitment. You will also be entitled to a host of other benefits including company car/allowance, pension, private medical, life assurance and more.

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