Head of SHEQ

Featured Permanent

Up to £70,000 + Benefits

South Yorkshire

Posted 3 weeks ago

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Acre has been engaged by a respected and fast-growing construction business to identify a self-motivated and enthusiastic Head of SHEQ. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading on all SHEQ matters across a variety of construction, civil engineering and utilities projects. There is also the opportunity to manage a small team of SHEQ specialists.

Key responsibilities:

  • To manage, lead and champion Safety, Health, Environment & Quality delivery across all projects
  • Design, develop and communicate strategic objectives, and measure SHEQ performance against strategic deliverables
  • Provide the advice and support necessary to assist directors, managers and staff to fulfil their SHEQ responsibilities to the high standards demanded by the business
  • To facilitate and coach operational teams on cutting edge HSE principles and tools to allow the team to engage effectively with the workforce
  • To lead any SHEQ assurance activities, providing confidence to the business that operational effectiveness of all relevant SHEQ processes is being
This person will be:
  • An experienced SHEQ professional with a track record of working in the construction and rail sectors
  • A Chartered Member of IOSH with recent Network Rail project experience
  • Skilled in managing and coordinating direct reports to deliver an efficient service to the projects
  • Able to communicate successfully with people at all levels and to influence various stakeholders at all levels
  • A professional who embraces change and sees new ways of working as an opportunity to improve, who is creative and innovative, and who seeks new opportunities and ideas
This Head of SHEQ opportunity is an exceptional chance to make a real difference for an innovative and forward-thinking engineering business. If you feel you have the correct skill set then please don't hesitate to apply.

Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Jonathan Goldsmith +44 (0)207 400 5570

Job Ref. BBBH7506