Senior Safety Advisor

  • Location

    Seascale, Cumbria

  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

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  • Contact:

    Rachel Troughton

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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We have an opportunity for a Senior Safety Advisor based at Sellafield, Cumbria

Job Role
To promote the implementation of the Project Safety Management System process and procedures and the arrangements detailed within the Project HSE Plan(s).
Provide advice, support and assistance to all project personnel to enable them to discharge their health and safety roles and responsibilities.
Develop and deliver suitable safety training programmes for all project personnel (including routine project inductions, toolbox talks and topic specific presentations).
Assist HSE Manager and Supervisory staff in undertaking project related risk assessments in line with project specifics procedures.
Undertake risk assessment reviews to ensure that risk assessments are suitable and sufficient for the tasks to be undertaken.
Undertake Health and Safety compliance evaluations, inspections and audits at prescribed intervals & record outputs and liaise with site management to ensure actions are completed.
Promote a positive safety culture through proactive engagement and communications with project teams
Investigate accidents, incidents and near miss events in accordance with project standards to identify and share lessons learned. Monitor and report to line management the implementation of actions to prevent recurrence.
Maintain records, minutes, registers and data as required for specific HSE meetings.
Record, collate and interpret health and safety performance data including close out of inspection and accident investigation reports, and provide management reports on a routine basis
Liaise with HSE colleagues within the project (inc. Partners / Client) and attend regular co-ordination meetings.
Participate in the regular reviews and updates of the Project HSE Management System.
Interface and develop health and safety initiatives with the customers and/or joint venture delivery partners.
Attend and chair specific project HSE meeting.
Undertake duties as requested by the BEP HSE Manager / Lead.
Maintain a visual presence on site and assist with coaching and mentoring of project personnel to ensure continuous improvements are made.
Deputise in the absence of the HSE Manager
Identification of hazards and assessment of risks within the workplace.
Ensuring improvements are made to existing work practices and performance standards.
Maintaining legal and site requirements and any subsequent changes to them.
Raising safety awareness amongst all employees.
Participating in the Implementation and monitoring of safety programmes.
Carrying out inspections of workplace and workplace equipment.
Delivering Health and safety training.

SC Security Clearance is preferred