Senior QHSE Advisor
Aberdeen, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Trades & Services
Senior QHSE Advisor
We are working with our Client to source a Senior QHSE Advisor role. This is a staff role based in Aberdeen, with some travel in the UK and Europe.
Reporting to the Global QHSE Manager, this is a stand alone role (with no direct reports), covering QHSE for over 100 colleagues.
Main Purpose of the Role
â Work closely with the leadership team to consistently work to all quality, occupational health, safety and
environmental standards applicable and to assist in the development and improvement of such standards.
â Develop, maintain and improve the business Integrated Management System to underpin QHSE and operating standards
â Support the training and development of all staff to ensure awareness and understanding of QHSE Standards and the relevance to business objectives.
â To manage all accident and incident reporting and assist with subsequent investigation process.
â Drive standardisation of processes and procedures from operational lines of business
â Work to achieve safe working practices across all group locations
â Reporting and analysis on QHSE performance and results coordinated to General Managers, RVP and the
Group QHSE management.
â Liaise with staff, clients and suppliers to resolve any NCR's and provide opportunities for improvement.
â Maintain quality, occupational health and safety, environmental management systems ISO certification.
â Perform inspections and audits for ensuring compliance requirements of the business are met according to applicable legal and regulatory requirements, ISO management systems standards and defined Company policies and procedures.
â Involved with quality improvement projects and supporting Lean management campaigns by Teams.
â Raise the profile of the QHSE function and lead by example in line with our values; Conscious, Committed, Curious
â Support and facilitate a QHSE business plan incorporating best practice standards in line with the operational needs of our Client.
â Hands on approach to working with the Business in relation to all QHSE matters, providing advice, guidance and specialised support as required.
â Monitor and advise on all QHSE topics in relation to statutory requirements and industry best practice.
â Carry out regular internal audits to evaluate the effectiveness of systems and procedures with a view to
ensuring our Client adheres to best in class working practices
â Development, design and delivery of internal QHSE workshops
â Proactively demonstrate the value of the QHSE function by supporting and implementing new initiatives and lessons learned to develop QHSE relations between office and workshop staff by increasing cross function understanding and exposure; safety meetings, toolbox talks etc.
â Commitment to ongoing improvement of safety and environmental performance.
â Degree qualified in a relevant subject (or relevant experience)
â Certified ISO 9001 Lead Auditor (or other applicable standards)
â NEBOSH or IOSH certification (preferred)
â ISO qualifications covering 9001, 14001 and OHSAS 18001(ISO 45001)
Knowledge Skills Experience
â Familiar with UK regulations on OHS and Environment
â Knowledge and experience of Microsoft Office Software i.e. Word, Excel, Outlook
â Flexible approach to tasks and roles
â Knowledge and experience in applying lean management for organisation
â Knowledge of best QHSE industry practice and an ability to discover this
â Established network in relation to QHSE
â A meticulous approach to ensure all safety and environmental protocols are followed.
â Demonstrable experience in developing and maintaining quality assurance, health and
safety and environmental systems
â Analytical skills to evaluate safety and environmental data and make data-driven decisions.
â Familiar with risk management, incident investigation and reporting procedures, carrying out audits
and delivering safe operations in the work environment
â Proficiency in emergency response planning and execution.
â Familiar with Mango Software
â Familiar with EU / NL regulations on OHS and Environment
â Excellent influencing and communication skills with the ability to create and deliver training programmes when necessary
â Self motivated individual
â Ability to demonstrate strong leadership skills in relations to QHSE.
â Ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities simultaneously
â Ability to motivate, inspire and engage the team to further grow a culture of safety within the organisation.
â Plan and manage the QHSE remit in conjunction with the operational needs of the business.
â Be visible throughout the business in demonstrating the value of the QHSE function.
â Provide a proactive hands-on approach around dealing with issues and problem solving
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, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 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.