Principal SHE Advisor

Competitive Salary & Benefits
14 Feb 2018
16 Mar 2018
Rosie Connor
What’s the opportunity?
MBDA, a world leader in missiles and missile systems, is seeking an exceptional safety, health and environmental (SHE) Senior Officer to join its team. The successful candidate will be supporting management and employees on site and during trials in the area of health, safety and environmental aspects. You will work closely with a number of departments in the business, including engineering, manufacturing and security.
What will you be doing?
Ensuring that the Company SHE policies and procedures are effectively implemented in the south east regional sites through the provision of support/assistance to managers/employees ensuring good safety standards are maintained and contribute to a safety culture of continual improvement.
What are the benefits  for you?
  • Opportunity to develop new skills
  • Travel to other sites to share best practice
  • Very diverse range of skills required daily
What’s great about joining this team?
  • You will be joining a dynamic, focussed team responsible for the development and implementation of robust safety and environmental standards across the business.
Who and what we are looking for from you?
Essential skills and attributes:
  • Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety (level 6 preferred)
  • Certificate in Environmental management
  • Significant experience and expertise in specialist field
  • Broad understanding of manufacturing and laboratory technologies
  • Knowledge of SHE legislation and its application and interpretation relevant to MBDA operations.
  • Ability to influence and engage employees at all levels in the organisation.
  • Excellent communication skills, ability to translate complex information into easily to understand working text.
Why should you come and work at MBDA?
  • MBDA, a world leader in missiles and missile systems, is a multi-national group with 10,000 employees on industrial facilities in France, Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom, , and the United States
  • With some of the most sophisticated technology in defence, MBDA is Europe’s leading guided weapons company and with this in mind we continually look to broaden our existing talent base whilst maintaining a strategic edge, by exploiting new markets and new applications for our world-class technology base
  • Our success is based on the dedication of our people and we strive to offer each and every employee an enjoyable, challenging and rewarding career
  • Our work is complex, challenging and innovative. It takes a range of professionals across the full engineering and commercial spectrum to carry it out.  Whatever field our people specialise in, they all share the same mind-set: a drive to make things work better and to redefine the established standards
What would you get?
  • Competitive salaries, flexible working, paid overtime (subject to level), a comprehensive pension scheme, discounted private healthcare scheme, sporting activities, fantastic site facilities, bonus schemes (subject to level), and superb learning and development opportunities.
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