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Health & Safety Advisor - South East

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
East London area
Dates that interviews will take place
week Commencing 2nd November 2020
Salary to be Advertised
From £31,597 plus car, bonus, pension
Summary of vacancy

Do you have experience in the field of Health & Safety within the waste recycling and recovery processes?

Has this included directing and instructing operational and support personnel?

You can help create a greener UK.

SUEZ recycling and recovery UK, has a vision: we want to live in a society where there is no more waste. A society where materials are reused, recycled or recovered for their energy content. We are developing a range of new facilities, using the latest technology, to recover value from the waste that we handle.


About the role

What will I be doing as a H&S Advisor?

  • The H&S Advisor within our South East operations team will provide assistance to the Regional H&S Manager in promoting a positive health and safety culture whilst ensuring compliance.
  • The Advisor will instruct and coach employees at all levels on H&S compliance.
  • They will lead the implementation of continuous improvement, identifying and promoting initiatives and excellence.
  • They will also provide appropriate H&S support and guidance to the operational management team.

What are the requirements? (Experience & qualifications)

  • With an appropriate professional qualification, the successful candidate should have experience working within the Health & Safety field. There will be the opportunity and expectation to undertake further training and qualifications to strengthen disciplines, where required (e.g. NEBOSH).
  • Any waste sector knowledge is desirable.
  • Providing a detailed understanding of the legislative drivers of the business.
  • Experience of environmental management, specifically pre operational, would also be highly beneficial.
  • Additional advantageous skills include project management and knowledge of Quality, Health and Safety and Environmental management systems.
  • The successful candidate should demonstrate excellent organisational and time management skills, with attention to detail and a desire to progress within a successful support team.

Who we are

At SUEZ the efficient and sustainable management of resources around the globe is at the heart of everything we do. Respect – acting ethically and with integrity – is one of our core values. We’re passionate about the environment and believe in protecting our world. Over 90,000 likeminded people worldwide makes for an incredible team, where collaboration and trust are part of the way we work. With true team spirit, we can give our customers a standard of service that goes above and beyond and ensure that our local communities have access to essential water and waste services

We thank our people for all they do with development opportunities, wide-ranging benefits and rewards that reflect their hard work. In a friendly, supportive environment, you’ll be inspired to grow and play your part in creating a better future for all.   

*No agencies please* 

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