SHE Advisor Vacancies in Costain Group PLC Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

Website Costain Group PLC

This Job Listing is about Costain Group PLC in Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

About the job

We are recruiting for an experienced SHE Advisor to join the team working on our Severn Trent Water framework.

About The Project

Costain is working closely with Severn Trent Water on their Capital Delivery Framework, as part of its c£2 billion capital programme for AMP7. As part of the Design and Build Framework lot, Costain brings together its design, construction, and consultancy expertise to undertake renewal and refurbishment projects and will assist Severn Trent in its target to make continuous improvements to its safety performance, whilst ensuring continuity of supply and consequently lowering costs of its customers.

Key Responsibilities

Provide operational and functional management advice on the practical implementation of the company’s SHE policies and processes including external stakeholders such as customers if necessary

Assist the SHE manager and Contract Management in understanding of stakeholders (internal and external) aims, priorities and risks with regards to SHE

Assist with the development of Health, Safety and Environmental Management plans

Provide advice and guidance, and where necessary assist with the obtaining legal consents, licenses, and exemptions such as discharge consents, abstraction licenses and waste management licenses as and when required and as directed

Assist with and undertake SHE Advisory Visits, Inspections and Audits where required of operational sites

Provide support to the Bid management team with regards to marketing, tenders and pre-qualification information

Actively promote the company ‘BE SAFE’, ‘BE WELL’ and ‘BE GREEN’ messages in addition to the implementation of best practice principles across the business and to include stakeholders such as the supply chain.

About You

Previous SHE related experience

NEBOSH Construction Certificate, or IEMA Associate Qualification (Course) or equivalent NVQ Level 5

Tech IOSH or AIEMA or equivalent

Extensive experience of delivering presentations, talking in public

The ability to thrive in pressure situations

Excellent communication and time management skills

A passion of Safety, Health and Environment

Be able to work on own initiative when required

Be computer literate

About Costain

Costain helps to improve people’s lives with integrated, leading edge, smart infrastructure solutions across the UK’s energy, water, transportation and defence markets. We help our clients improve their business performance by increasing capacity, improving customer service, safeguarding security, enhancing resilience, decarbonising and delivering increased efficiency. Our vision is to be the UK’s leading smart infrastructure solutions company. We will achieve this by focusing on blue chip clients whose major spending plans are underpinned by strategic national needs, regulatory commitments, legislation or essential performance requirements. We offer our clients leading edge solutions that are digitally optimised through the following five services which cover the whole lifecycle of their assets: future-shaping strategic consultancy; consultancy and advisory; digital technology solutions; asset optimisation and complex programme delivery. Our culture and values underpin everything we do.

Your application

Should you require any adjustments to support you in your application, please do not hesitate to contact us: [email protected]

We welcome all applicants regardless of age, race, faith, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, socioeconomic background and physical or neurological disabilities.

We welcome you to ask about the flexibility you need for dynamic working. Such as, working part-time, remote working, or compressed hours. In return, we will explore what is possible.

To find out more about our Inclusion strategy, please visit our ED&I page:

Right to Work & Security Checks

Understandably given the nature of our business, everyone who is employed at Costain must undergo thorough referencing checks. We will need different information depending on the job we have offered you. For all roles, we’ll carry out a criminal record check and we’ll ask to see evidence that you have the legal right to work in the UK.

For some of our roles, you may be required to obtain and maintain security clearance of at least Security Check level (or SC clearance). To satisfy the requirements, you will need to have been a legal UK resident for a minimum of 5 years and have successfully complete all stages of the vetting process.

Closing date

Please note that Costain reserves the right to bring forward the closing date of any of its job vacancies if we receive a suitable number of quality applications from which to make a shortlist. Therefore, we recommend that you apply as soon as possible rather than wait until the published closing date.

A Disability Confident employer will generally offer an interview to any applicant that declares they have a disability and meets the minimum criteria for the job as defined by the employer. It is important to note that in certain recruitment situations such as high-volume, seasonal and high-peak times, the employer may wish to limit the overall numbers of interviews offered to both disabled people and non-disabled people.

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Company: Costain Group PLC

Vacancy Type: Full-time · Associate 

Job Location:  Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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