Head of Health, Safety, Environment, Quality - London

Job Title: Head of Health, Safety, Environment, Quality - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: UK - England - South East England, London
REF: 122025
Contact Name: Ashley Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 4 years ago

Head of HSEQ – London


Fantastic opportunity to work for a leading civil engineering and infrastructure contractor currently looking to hire an experienced and qualified Head of HSEQ to join their fast growing team.


Responsibilities will include:  

  • Support the organisation achieving world class levels of health, safety and environmental performance
  • Manage/lead the team providing SHEQS support to the UK Business Units working closely and in partnership with and supporting the Operations Director Regional Managers.
  • To enable the SHEQ resource to affect the health and safety strategic/Zero Harm plan and Sustainability Action Plan; whilst facilitating a cultural change that meets the business vision for the future resulting in hazards being well understood and risk eliminated/minimised as far as reasonable practicable to prevent harm.
  • The management of SHEQS governance, compliance, planning and strategic projects to ensure the highest standards of safety, health environmental performance are maintained across the business.
  • Organise and chair monthly health & safety minutes to senior members of staff and provide minutes and necessary actions.
  • Produce monthly reports from the health & safety department with regards to company performance.
  • Audits and Inspections of health & safety practices are carried out across the business. 

Knowledge, Experience and qualifications required: 

  • Extensive experience within SHEQ Management systems.
  • Must have relevant industry experience as a Health & Safety professional within the construction sector.
  • Influence at board level
  • NEBOSH Diploma
  • Chartered Member of IOSH 

This opportunity of Head of HSEQ offers a competitive salary including excellent company benefits.


If you have the correct qualifications and experience for this role please apply below and I will contact you directly to discuss this position in more detail. Alternatively please contact Ashley Smith on 01202 888986 or


Please be advised if you have not heard back from us within two weeks then, unfortunately you have been unsuccessful in your application.