SHE Manager

  • Job Reference: 210431
  • Date Posted: 29 January 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Project Management
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Job Title: SHE Manager

Location: Flexible - North Covering Severn Trent Water and Yorkshire Water

Business Area: Kier Utilities - Water

Kier Group is many things to many people. We're a leading Regional Builder, the UK's No. 1 Highways service team and a Top-Three Utility & Power provider. We're an industry-leader in health and safety at work - and a responsible citizen who adds billions of pounds of social value to the communities where we do business. Above all, we're a team of people built on many backgrounds and experiences, a company that values you for who you are and what you do.

We're currently recruiting for a SHE Manager to promote , inspire and collaborate with the team , customer and Directorship to ensure that the best in class SHEA policy and standard and adopted and implemented across the business unit.

Job Responsibilities

In this exciting Senior Leader role working alongside the Regional Directors, you'll ensure that the highest possible standards of SHEA responsibility are implemented across the business. You'll develop and implement SHEA strategy and lead and drive a team to promote safety and ensure mitigation against risk. You'll ensure full compliance against our Kier Group SHEA policy and ensure information is recorded accurately in order to promote best practice. In this role we require you deliver strategic leadership across our SHEA team. Leading and implementing cultural change to drive forward the SHE initiatives across our business. You will need to be able to influence at a senior level, from Directors and clients all whist driving continuous improvement through the delivery of Kier's performance excellent strategy.


You'll need a detailed understanding of SHE legislation and working knowledge of ISO 14001, 9001 and 45001 standards, along with significant experience in a similar or supporting post. You will need to be methodical and able to follow through, even for small matters, with the ability to influence at all levels within an organisation.

Previous experience developing and implementing a cultural change programme would be beneficial.

What do we need from you?

Do you have previous experience developing and implementing a cultural change programme? Do you have experience of supporting business and/or engineering qualifications with a Chartered SHE professional or equivalent (or demonstrable IPD/CPD equivalent) or working towards? Do you have a Diploma or equivalent in Health and Safety with experience of accident investigation then this role could be perfect for you.

Pre-employment checks

It's worth remembering that we'll undertake the relevant/ standard employment checks if you're successful in the selection process. This includes taking up your references, as well as checking your ID, driving licence (if appropriate) and your right to work in the UK. 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.

Kier is an inclusive employer

Closing Date: 08/02/2021