UK Safety, Health & Environment Manager

Recruiter
MBDA
Location
Stevenage
Salary
Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted
26 Sep 2019
Closes
26 Oct 2019
Ref
P7847S
Contact
Rosie Connor
Discipline
Safety
The Opportunity

 A management opportunity has arisen in the high-performing Safety, Health & Environment Team within a world-leading defence engineering company. You will shape the critical safety culture in the organisation to enable ‘best in class’ in the defence sector for employee safety and well-being.
 
What are we looking for?
  • Experienced SHE manager with proven track record of managing service delivery teams
  • Experienced and qualified SHE practitioner with IOSH Chartered Status
  • Broad understanding of business processes and manufacturing and laboratory technologies
  • Thorough knowledge of SHE legislation and its applications and implications
  • Commitment to delivering a strong SHE culture within organisations
  • Strong communication and influencing skills at all levels
  • Membership of relevant SHE professional bodies such as IIRSM, IEMA, IOSH
 
What’s in it for you?
  • You will have the opportunity to gain practical and managerial professional experience in a challenging sector
  • You will be part of a supportive and high performing team that exposes team members to all aspects of Safety, Health and Environment activities in the pursuit of professional development and team cohesion.
  • As MBDA is a trans-national defence company you will have the opportunity to contribute to international policies and procedures. This may involve some travel opportunities
 
What would you get?
  • Competitive salary, flexible working, comprehensive pension scheme, employee funded voluntary private healthcare, sporting activities, fantastic site facilities, bonus schemes (subject to level), superb learning and development opportunities and more….
 
The Role
  • To be responsible for managing the UK SHE activities to enable a safe working environment that is compliant with relevant regulatory requirements, is goal setting and reflects best practice.
  • To work with Site SHE Steering Committees and other key stakeholders to establish a strong SHE culture within MBDA UK that effectively monitors, communicates and implements solutions.
  • To collaboratively work at an international level to share best practice and influence international policies, procedures and objectives that also meet all regulatory requirements.
  • Manage a team of experienced well-motivated and business-orientated SHE professionals
 
What’s great about the team?
  • You will be working alongside a team of enthusiastic, award-winning and motivated SHE professionals with a great work ethic and strong team spirit.
  • The team aspires to enable business activity by creating an exceptional safety culture through employee and management engagement
  • Day to day problems and challenges are dealt with pro-actively and with intent to ‘go the extra mile’ if necessary
     
    Please Note: MBDA UK requires all employees to achieve and maintain SC security clearance or above without restrictions that will inhibit the individual’s ability to fulfil the requirements of the role. Your eligibility for the appropriate level of security clearance may be discussed with you during the recruitment process. Any existing clearance holders may be able to transfer clearance (subject to approval).
    MBDA is committed to providing an inclusive working environment where our employees can be themselves and everyone has equal opportunity to reach their full potential. We value difference and know that a diverse community makes for greater innovation and brings a breadth of skills, experience and perspectives.
     
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