Industrial Safety Advisor

Job Title: Industrial Safety Advisor
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bridgwater, Somerset
Salary: £262.50 - £297.50 per day + No Benefits
Start Date: Subject to Clearance
Reference: 1805-7_1525348089
Contact Name: Emma Broderick
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 03, 2018 12:48

Job Description

Sitec are currently looking to recruit an Industrial Safety Advisor for a Decommissioned Nuclear Power Station in Somerset. The post is for an estimated 10 month contract and is paying competitively between £262.50 - £297.50 per day (depending on experience) on a Limited Company basis for a 4 day week.

Successful applicants will be required to undergo a Basic Check clearance prior to appointment.

Purpose of Role
To own, develop, implement and review the Site's arrangements for the management of conventional safety and to ensure compliance with statutory and Company requirements, and enhancement of conventional safety performance.

Key Duties/Responsibilities/Accountabilities
* Develop and maintain arrangements for compliance with industrial safety, statutory and Company requirements.
* Produce and maintain the site's risk assessment arrangements as required.
* Maintain required external certification, e.g. OHSAS18001, as required.
* Provide specialist industrial safety support.
* Monitor adequacy of site arrangements through audit, inspection and the investigation of events.
* Drive the implementation of conventional safety arrangements across the Site.
* Develop and manage the Site Improvement Plan for industrial safety as required.
* Develop, implement and maintain the Site Fire Risk Assessments as appropriate.
* Carry out project management activities as required.
* Ensure personal and professional development and training of conventional safety staff to deliver an effective and suitably qualified and experienced Function.
* Monitor performance and take action to maintain conventional safety standards and improve performance.
* Identify good practice in performance at sites and externally, and promote and deploy across the Functions/Sites.
* Provide expert-level advice, support and guidance on conventional safety issues throughout the Site.
* Act for the Site Head of Safety as directed.
* The post holder may be required to be a member of, and participate in, the Site Emergency Scheme subject to any fitness standards required.
* Comply with the Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality policies, procedures, work instructions and risk assessments. Support the continuous improvement of Health, Safety Environment and Quality on Site.
* As a customer-focused individual, the post holder will be expected to support delivery within his or her range of skills, knowledge, experience and competence.
* Undertake baseline roles as required.
* Provide expert-level advice for the effective development of conventional safety training programmes.
* Assist with managing the relevant aspects of the Detail Volume, SPI/CPI, and commercial and financial aspects as required for delivery of the lifetime plan.

Where this role requires supervisory responsibility the following key duties will apply;
* Effective team leadership through; People Management, Performance Management, Control and Supervision, Communications, Resource Management and Management of Systems and Processes.
* Assigning tasks to the team members ensuring they are Suitably Qualified and Experienced (SQEP) to carry out such tasks.
* Responsible for team/ individual development plans and ensuring training is carried out.
* Ensuring all team members receive the support necessary to both understand and contribute to achieving the objectives of the Department Lifetime Plan.
* Regularly undertake team briefings to ensure staff are well informed regarding both technical and administrative matters concerning the execution of their responsibilities.
* The design, delivery and evaluation of training, acting as coach and mentor.

The post holder will be required to complete training as defined in Common Training Profiles, supplemented by Site Specific Training Profiles when required.

Education / Qualifications / Training
* Educated to NQF level 6 / NVQ Level 6 (or equivalent in a post related subject).
* Member of a relevant professional institute
* Diploma or equivalent in relevant specialism. E.g. NEBOSH

Experience / Knowledge
* Relevant experience in related roles
* Experience at a nuclear site or another high hazard industry
* Detailed knowledge of Site License conditions and UK safety legislation
Detailed knowledge of International / ISO Standards

Other Requirements
Able to travel to other locations (Desirable)

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec, part of the Sitec Group. The services advertised by Sitec are those of an Employment Business.

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.