SHE Advisor

  • Job Reference: 211323
  • Date Posted: 23 April 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: plus benefits package
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Job Title: SHE Advisor
Location: Basingstoke
Business Area: Utilities - Telecoms
Contract: Permanent, Full Time

From Telecoms to Power, from Lands' End to John O'Groats.

It's taken a great deal for Kier Group to become one of the UK's Top 3 utility providers. It's taken people like you. Professionals who can help connect, heat and power over 15 million homes and businesses - in a team that works with emerging technologies to maintain 65km of gas pipes and install one million metres of fibre optic cable every year.

About the Role

Kier Telecoms are looking to recruit a SHE Advisor, who will report to the SHE Manager to have overall responsibility of promoting SHE across the business unit.

The SHE Advisor will carry this task out in a manner wholly consistent with Kier's SHE policies and procedures without compromise and any local guidance are fully aligned in order that no conflict or confusion exists to drive to deliver continual SHE improvements across the Business Unit.

Key Responsibilities:

In this exciting role you'll be responsible for driving SHE improvements in line with Kier's SHE policies and procedures. You'll carry out and record SHE audits and inspections and assist the team in drawing up risk assessments. You'll also ensure all accidents, incidents are reported in the quickest possible time. The role will entail the SHE reporting requirements are provided accurately and in a timely manner. You'll conduct site / project APR visits and work closely with the operational teams to carry out their SHE responsibilities in line with the Kier Safety, Health and Environmental Management System (KSHEMS). You'll also assist the management team in local SHE training and promote and deliver SHE training programs where necessary.

What we need from you?

A proactive, good communicator with demonstrable experience in this industry. You'll be IOSH qualified with a minimum NEBOSH Construction certificate and have a solid understanding of SHE legislation. You'll also previous experience of quality standards ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and BS OHSAS 18001 Standards. Working on your own initiative and delivering against key objectives is a key aspect of the role. This role may encourage flexible working across various sites.

What can you expect from us?

You can expect a competitive salary and an outstanding package that includes a matched pension scheme up to 7.5%, 26 days' annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday), two employee Share Scheme options, together with additional valuable benefits such as:

  • Free Life Assurance
  • Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers
  • Plus, many more benefits geared to your wellbeing

    Pre-employment checks

    It's worth remembering that if you are successful, we'll undertake the relevant / standard pre-employment checks after you have been offered a job. This includes taking up your references, verifying your right to work in the UK, verifying your driving licence (if applicable) and a health assessment. Due to the nature of this role, you will also be required to complete a Basic Disclosure and Barring Service Check (applicants with criminal convictions will be treated on a case by case basis. We do not discriminate based on an applicant's criminal record or the details of any offences disclosed to us). Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.

    Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

    Being part of Kier means living our values of being Collaborative, Trusted and Focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

    Kier is an inclusive employer.

    Closing Date: 21/05/2021

    Please note, interviews may take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.