Senior Health & Safety Advisor - Expiring soon!

Posted 24/06/2024 by Ross-shire Engineering Limited


What Are We Looking For?

Our QHSE department are looking to recruit a Senior Health & Safety Advisor to join our team on a permanent basis, working from Cumbernauld, servicing our Operations & Maintenance team across Scotland. Your role will involve ensuring that all RSE companies’ activities are carried out in accordance with all relevant Health and Safety legislation and that all persons affected either directly or indirectly are not subjected to avoidable risks.

Please note owing to the nature of this role, and location of works, this position will require travel across Scotland.

Some of Your Key Duties Include:

  • Ensure that all activities are carried out in compliance with RSE’s Health and Safety, Quality and Environmental management systems
  • Ensure that where appropriate, all requirements under the current CDM regulations are satisfied Including assisting project teams in compiling Construction Phase Plans.
  • Provide assistance on all matters related to QHSE issues to departments and individuals within the Ross-shire engineering group of companies as and when required under the day-to-day direction of the Health & Safety Manager
  • Carry out QHSE inspections and/or audits both at the RSE companies’ premises, and construction sites, as directed by the Health & Safety Manager to ensure that all activities are carried out in a safe manner and that persons are not placed in a hazardous environment
  • Complete relevant QHSE inspection and/or audit reports highlighting any issues/nonconformance and issue the report to the relevant Project Engineer/Project Manager/Site Manager and to the QHSE Managers and the Company Directors
  • Assist and advise Engineers/Site Managers as appropriate with the preparation of Health & Safety risk assessments and matters of safe working and compliance as required
  • Produce COSHH assessments as required
  • Communicate and liaise fully with all departments within the business

What Do You Need?

  • NEBOSH general (Level 3) essential (or working towards)
  • Practical understanding and approach to managing QHSE, with a focus on building relationships with delivery teams
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Sound knowledge of Health & Safety legislation
  • Experience in the application of Health & Safety practices in both manufacturing and construction sites. Utilities experience highly advantageous.
  • Full UK Driving Licence

Who Are We?

RSE is a trusted clean water technology company, developing market leading products and solutions for purifying drinking water, recycling wastewater and cleaning water in industrial processes. We are disrupting the water sector, delivering water treatment products, technologies, and services to clients across the UK. RSE provides offsite modular build solutions using a low-carbon approach compared to traditional construction methods and our unique offering to the market focuses on innovation, efficiency, and excellence.

Established in 1982, RSE has grown into one of the most prominent MEICA engineering businesses in the UK water industry. We have created a complete in-house and full-service capability from project inception through to design, fabrication, and delivery by means of installation and commissioning. We additionally have one of the largest servicing and maintenance teams in the market, to ensure we’re on hand for all our clients’ needs.

Our service offering presents industry-leading innovative solutions and our dedicated staff play a key role in delivering our sustainability and wider business goals. With over 1700 staff across our group of companies, our strategic ambition will see the business continue to grow as we expand our operations and diversify our products. One of RSE’s key focuses is driving servant leadership and giving our people the opportunity and responsibility to take an entrepreneurial approach in their career development.

What RSE Offer

To build successful teams and drive the level of quality that RSE is renowned for, we know we need the best people in the industry. Not only do we require the relevant skillsets, but we also need people with the right attitude and mentality to thrive and grow in an innovative and fast-paced environment. At RSE, you’ll be given every opportunity to set the path of your own career through our Business Streams and work within dynamic teams that will require you to rise to the challenge of working for a market leader.              

  • Industry-leading salary based on your experience.
  • A flexible career development path, with no restrictions on where your career can go.
  • Holiday Allowance of 31 days per year, rising to 33 days per year after 2 years’ service.
  • Holiday Buy / Sell Scheme
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to Work
  • Discounted National Gym Membership
  • Professional Fees Paid
  • Employee Discount Platform
  • EV/Hybrid Car Lease Scheme
  • Access to our network of health professionals including mental health champions and Occupational Health Nurse.

In a flourishing sector where there are vast career opportunities available, we believe by leading transformation in the industry our offering to the market means our people have the space to thrive.

If you’re interested in a career with a company that will harness your skills and provide you with the support to create your own future within the water industry, apply now.

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