Senior Health & Safety Advisor (Defence & Eng.) - Bristol

Senior Health & Safety Advisor (Defence & Eng.) - Bristol

Job Title: Senior Health & Safety Advisor (Defence & Eng.) - Bristol
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Reference: 895343_1542127660
Contact Name: Ashley Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 13, 2018 16:47

Job Description

Senior HSE Advisor (Defence & Engineering) - Bristol

Global Leading Defence & Engineering Company are currently looking to hire an experienced and qualified Health & Safety professional to join their prestigious, high-profile fast growing team based in Bristol.

The successful candidates must have experience and understanding of a manufacturing and laboratory environment within a high-risk sector.

Responsibilities will include:

*To implement and maintain group health & safety policies and ensure best practice codes are adhered to according to local standards and legislation.
*Understanding of implementing relevant Health & Safety management systems (ISO14001, ISO9001 and OHSAS18001)
*Advise, guide and coach all personnel with the implementation of the Company policies and procedures
*Advise on all current occupational H&S and environmental legislation
*Organise and chair monthly health & safety minutes to senior members of staff and provide minutes and necessary actions.
*Produce monthly reports from the health & safety department with regards to company performance.
*Audits and Inspections of health & safety practices to be carried out across the business.
*Undertake regular reviews of the performance of personnel and contractors with regard to meeting the HS&E operating standards

Knowledge, Experience and qualifications required:

*Experience within the manufacturing sector and laboratory environment.
*NEBOSH Diploma (or equivalent)
*Professional Member of IOSH (preferably working towards Chartership)
*Knowledge of relevant HSQE systems (ISO14001, ISO9001 and OHSAS18001)
*Extensive knowledge of Health & Safety legislation.
*Excellent communication skills
*Adaptable team member


*Senior HSE Advisor (Defence & Engineering)
*South West, Bristol
*£40k-45k + benefits package

Key Skills: Health & Safety, Engineering, Manufacturing, Diploma, 14001, 18001

This is a multi-site role responsible for supporting the company with all aspects of health, safety and environment and contributing to the Health & Safety culture across the business, the opportunity offers a competitive salary and excellent company benefits.

If you have the correct qualifications and experience for this role please apply below and I will contact you directly to discuss this position in more detail. Alternatively please contact Ashley Smith on 01202 204088 or

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.