Site HSE Engineer

Site HSE Engineer

Job Title: Site HSE Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dunbar, East Lothian
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896601_1579693770
Contact Name: Lucy Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 22, 2020 11:49

Job Description

With more than fifty years of Nuclear experience, our client has unrivalled nuclear capability and provides full life-cycle solutions to nuclear clients. Services include programme and project management, design and engineering, reactor support, construction, commissioning, operations, maintenance, (radioactive) waste management, decommissioning and clean-up. They offer multidisciplinary capabilities, technical expertise, proven processes and a commitment to regulatory compliance, health, safety and quality workmanship.

We are seeking a Site HSE Engineer to work at Torness Nuclear Power Station. You will provide positive leadership on HSE matters within the Site Project Teams and promote the adoption of best practice. You need to be able to respond well to working in a nuclear environment.

As Site HSE Engineer your responsibilities will include:

Development, ownership and implementation of Projects HS procedures and arrangements.
To ensure that any statutory and legislative HSE requirements are implemented in their respective Site Team and report any non-compliances to the Construction Manager.
Ensure that compliance with the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations (CDM) is achieved by assisting in the development of pre-construction information and construction phase health and safety plans and supporting the key duty holders' positions by auditing compliance.
Assist in the management process of contractors e.g. having input into the selection of contractors, the review of contractor's method statements and risk assessments and monitoring of contractors when they commence work on site.
Provide advice and guidance on all HSE matters
Develop project specific inductions and present the material as and when required.
Complete a monthly report on HSE performance identifying good practices and any deteriorating trends to the Construction Manager.

Qualifications and Experience required:

Minimum level qualification HNC in a relevant technical discipline or equivalent with relevant work experience.
Current qualification/knowledge of the CDM Regulations. Minimum NEBOSH General Certificate, Construction Certificate or NVQ Level 3. National Diploma.
Member of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) and IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management.
Operational knowledge of current HSE legislation associated with project work.
Proven track record of working within highly regulated environments with high safety standards and culture, preferably nuclear
Must have excellent communication and organisational skills.
Ability to develop relationships and maintain effective networks and be results-focussed tempered with a team-centred approach.
Analytical approach with a "can do" problem solving ability.
Experience in preparation of reports and information.
Proficient user of MS Office.
Nuclear experience, working within a regulated, licenced environment is very desirable

Job Title: Site HSE Engineer
Salary: Competitive
Location: Torness, Dunbar, East Lothian
Job Type: Perm
Job ID: 896601


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 these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. 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 submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.