EHS Advisor

Job Description

We are recruiting for an EHS Advisor to offer expert knowledge and skills in order to effectively manage, generate and promote a positive EHS culture within the corporate and central functions of Siemens plc.

Working with a wide variety of internal departments and some external facing units, the role will provide the necessary support and guidance in health, safety and environmental requirements, thus ensuring compliance at all times with both company and statutory EHS requirements.

The role will be based in Manchester, with 2/3 days per week required in the Manchester office. 

Reporting to the EHS Manager you will have, but not limited to the following responsibilities:
• Support the central functions on all EHS matters and maintain the EHS management systems to ISO 45001 and ISO 14001.
• Be a focal point for EHS at the Manchester head office.
• Provide support in the preparation and development of EHS strategies and internal policy
• Provide support for the development of robust EHS plans, risk assessments and safe work procedures at our office locations.
• Develop and deliver EHS inductions, training, toolbox talks and safety bulletins.
• Review current operational risk assessments and safe working procedures and practice to ensure suitability and that they are and remain “fit for purpose”
• Undertake site inspections and compliance audits across the central functions (both planned or unplanned) to check policies and procedures are being properly implemented and adhered to
• Support Line Managers to ensure the appropriate level of investigation is conducted for any accident / incident / dangerous occurrence that takes place and help identify the root cause.
• Provide the appropriate level of health safety and environmental input and attendance as required at departmental meetings (internal and external)
• Act as a guide / facilitator during external audits
• Provide regular reports and statistical data on the status of EHS matters

Qualifications / Experience
• Experience in an EHS role
• Experience of supporting or owning ISO 45001 and/or ISO 14001 management systems
• NEBOSH NGC as a minimum, working towards NVQ/diploma
• TechIOSH membership (or equivalent), working towards GradIOSH as a minimum
• PIEMA is advantageous
• Internal auditing experience 
• Strong interpersonal skills and effectiveness in dealing with personnel at all levels

We’ve got quite a lot to offer. How about you?

Our compensation package includes a competitive salary, holiday allowance, pension and other additional benefits. We celebrate the fact that our employees are individuals and have different wants and needs. With this in mind, we have a flexible benefits scheme where you can tailor your benefits package to suit you.

It’s incredibly important that our people enjoy working here and therefore we take great pride in having a friendly, helpful and engaging culture. We also appreciate that development and training is important to many and that’s why we have a supportive environment which invests in our employee’s development, whether that’s Chartership, training or mentoring. 
Siemens recognise that building a diverse workforce is critical to the success of our business. We strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements and workplace adjustments with all our applicants. 
We have partnered with VERCIDA, the UK's largest diversity and inclusion focused careers site where all our vacancies are in an accessible format. If you require any reasonable adjustments to be made to enable you to participate in the recruitment process, please let us know via our FAQ section.


Organization: Country Functions & Departments

Company: Siemens plc

Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time

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