ehs associate in stockton-on-tees

posted
09 August 2018
contact
alexandra robinson, randstad cpe
job type
contract
salary
Competitive
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posted
location
stockton-on-tees, north east
specialism
engineering
sub specialism
automotive
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
Competitive
reference number
AREHSA
contact
alexandra robinson, randstad cpe
apply now

job description

EHS Associate required on a permanent basis to join an industry leading engineering and manufacturing business.

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity? Do you have strong influencing and communication skills? If you are seeking an exciting challenge in a fast-paced environment then this is the role for you!

As the EHS Associate, your primary focus of this position will be to provide leadership, mentoring, and direction to hourly and/or salaried personnel to insure employee health and the environment are protected. Conduct and supervise activities that insure compliance with regulations (HSE, Environment Agency) and corporate policies. Typically manages Environmental, Health and/or Safety (EHS) activities at a small facility or supports and deputises for EHS Manager at a medium to large facility.

JOB RELATED STATISTICS:

Supervises one or more EHS staff and support personnel.

JOB DUTIES:



* Reporting to this position are various levels of EHS staff and support personnel
* The incumbent needs to coach and facilitate the development of the work group to develop collaborative relationships among themselves, suppliers, other cross functional groups and internal customers to insure goals are achieved. Incumbent needs a breadth of knowledge and experience including EHS regulations, programs and policies
* Assists operations management in understanding related EHS requirements and their impact on operations. Evaluates the impact of impending regulations and communicates these issues to appropriate facility personnel. Utilizes and presents potential modifications of the corporations "best management practice" programs to ensure they meet the needs of the facility
* Support other BCP activities in the absence of the EHS Manager. This role will require infrequent UK travel to the Leicester facility

Representative Activities:



* Identifies common safety/health/environmental hazards inherent in the organizations operations, and works with EHS manager or corporate EHS to establish guidelines for protection from those hazards
* Prepares or reviews EHS training materials for the facility
* Investigates and establishes standards for protective equipment
* Performs self-assessments of safety/health/environmental programs for compliance with company standards, government regulations, and adequacy relative to local conditions
* Generating and/or reviewing of reports for environmental (Environment Agency) and safety (Health and Safety Executive) agencies

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE:

Required:



* 1 to 3 years of previous experience
* NEBOSH certificate minimum. A strong understanding of EHS regulations and corporate standards is essential
* Strong influencing and communication skills are necessary

Desired:



* A technical degree and NEBOSH Diploma
* Consideration will be given to equivalent EHS experience

This is an awesome opportunity to be part of a leading manufacturing business which offers an interesting, varied and exciting workload coupled with a motivated and passionate culture. You will be part of a small, friendly team working together to deliver programmes that are critical to the long-term success of a respected, global company.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

skills

Inspection

qualification

Engineering

educational requirements

automotive engineering