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Engineering, Manufacturing & Supply Chain Recruitment

HSE Advisor - Aberdeenshire

Engineering & Manufacturing - Engineering & Manufacturing
Ref: 7683 Date Posted: Monday 03 May 2021
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Health & Safety Advisor


Good package on Offer


An opportunity to join a leading Global Manufacturing organisation as site HSE Advisor for the large and busy site in Dufftown. This is a fast paced role that requires someone confident in their ability, able to multi-task and be a strong communicator at all levels. 

This site is iconic and picturesque and imagine being the go to on site for health and safety activity. The site is diverse with many different functions, it has large permanent teams along with contractors coming and going from site, it has visitors coming and going so the client needs an experienced HSE advisor who will become immersed on site and bey a key person across all areas. 

Does this sound exciting? Well read on for key responsibilities: 

  •  Support the development of the Health and strategy for the site through the evaluation of statistical data, past findings and knowledge of corporate, industry and wider external developments.
  • Where appropriate, co- ordinate and supervise the work of external regulators, auditors or third party consultants.
  • Provide monthly reporting and analysis to the UK and Ireland Health and Safety Leader and Site Leader against the agreed compliance strategy for the site.
  • Identify and assess risks and propose/recommend effective processes and controls to manage those risks to an acceptable level.
  • Plan and undertake internal reviews or projects, in accordance with agreed working practices, appraising the relevant risks, processes and controls to identify opportunities for improvements to the effectiveness and efficiency of compliance systems on the site.
  • Agree improvement action plans with responsible management and external regulators where required, reporting the outcomes to management. Monitor the delivery of agreed actions by process owners.
  • Advise and support the site Leadership Team in all health and safety matters, including process safety (Top Tier COMAH, DSEAR, LOPA etc.)
  • Devise and implement specific tools, processes and interventions (including risk management frameworks, audit methodologies and structures) appropriate to/for the business area(s) in question.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with internal stakeholders, to raise awareness, influence process change, drive continuous improvement and the adoption of best practice, and external stakeholders to enable achievement of business objectives.
  • Demonstrate behaviours in line with our diversity and inclusion aim, which is to create and promote a diverse and inclusive culture


This is a brilliant role with some great opportunities to develop your career further, the client is looking for people to apply who has the following skills and experience: 

  • Be degree qualified (ideally a technical discipline) 
  • Hold NEBOSH/IOSH certificates
  • Be data driven and be able to demonstrate your decision making when utilising data
  • Be a great communicator who can influence at all levels
  • Fluent using software systems 
  • Have extensive experience of working in an HSE role (ideally in manufacturing) 
  • Have strong knowledge in process safety
  • Be familiar with COMAH, DSEAR, ATEX regulations