BALPA is the leading trade union representing the UK’s 10,000 commercial pilots. Located close to London Heathrow, we are looking for a Health and Safety Officer with a mix of analytical, research and presentation skills to join our friendly team. Working within an established and well-structured Industrial Relations and Flight Safety functions, the main duties will comprise of:
- Day to day work on health, safety and environment issues at national level;
- Formulating health and safety strategies for lay safety representatives in the aviation industry;
- Contributing to the overall development of their knowledge of health and safety practice and legislation of elected pilot representatives and BALPA full-time officers conducting collective bargaining in the UK’s leading commercial airlines and helicopter companies.
The person we are looking for will be comfortable working independently but must also be a great team worker. Good IT skills are required with an ability in researching information, analysis and the presentation of results. The role would suit an individual with a health and safety related qualification at graduate level or equivalent.
In return, BALPA will offer a competitive salary with an above average DC pension scheme. BALPA has a fantastic office block at our Heathrow HQ with free parking and good public transport links to the surrounding area.
Please send a covering letter with your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org In your covering letter, please explain how your skills, experience and qualifications will enable you to meet the requirements of the job description/person specification and add value to the Association, its representatives and its members.
Job description / person specification can be found at: www.balpa.org/About/Vacancies
Please note shortlisted candidates will be notified by email only.
Closing date: 24 February 2019
Interview date: w/c 11 March 2019
For an informal discussion please contact John Stembridge-King, Head of Organisation, on 020 8476 4005 - 07798 567414 - email@example.com