Head of SHEQ

Job Title: Head of SHEQ
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: UK - England - East Midlands, Northamptonshire
Salary: Negotiable + Package
REF: 119561
Contact Name: Jack Cornick
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 4 years ago
An opportunity to join a leading waste and recycling firm has arisen. As Head of SHEQ you will be responsible for all Health, Safety, Environment and Quality matters throughout the group.

Your role would involve high level strategy, developing and leading management programmes as well as a large focus on delivery. Reporting into the CEO and working with a team of managers and advisers, you will be challenged to provide a positive and progressive safety culture.

Your Responsibilities
  • Ensure that the company achieves and maintains its ISO accreditations
  • Developing strategic interventions to improve company wide performance
  • Develop, implement and maintain management systems
  • Provide hands on assistance to your team and your colleagues
  • Responsible for organising internal and external audits
  • Responsible for driving safety performance in line with current legislation
  • Identify safety training needs across the company
  • Create a positive and progressive safety culture
  • Identify changes to legislation in advance and change processes accordingly
  • Provide regular reports on all SHEQ issues

Your Qualifications
  • NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent
  • Auditor qualifications for 18, 14 and 9001
  • Full clean driving licence

Your Experience
  • Experience of developing and implementing management systems
  • Experience of managing SHEQ in a high risk chemical or engineering environment.
  • Ability to be a hands on leader
  • Knowledge of 14001 and environmental compliance
  • Demonstrable experience of delivering world class safety performance
  • Fully IT literate with advanced Excel skills
  • Track record of delivering results

 If this role sounds of interest to you then please contact Jack on 01202 888986 or apply and I will contact you directly.

  • Overseeing 15 UK depots
  • A national company with a large customer base
  • An opportunity to make a real difference