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SHEQ Manager - Biomass Power Station

Port Talbot, Neath Port Talbot



Sector: Power

Posted: 02/10/2023

Ref: BBBH22868_1696243194

SHEQ Manager - Biomass Power Station
Port Talbot, South Wales
Competitive salary & package
Astute are supporting the recruitment of Western Bio-Energy who operate a 14MW Biomass (Waste Wood) Power Station. With a capacity to process around 160,000 tonnes of wood per year, this plant produces power for roughly 31,000 homes.

Western Bio-Energy are looking to hire SHEQ Manager who will be primarily responsible for all SHEQ matters on site including training, investigations, audits and reporting.
Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting directly to the Plant Manager, as SHEQ Manager, you will be responsible for:
  • Manage the environmental monitoring programme
  • Ensure compliance with all permits, legislative & statutory requirements
  • Develop and maintain a QHSE strategy monitor and report on activities, training and procedures on site, ensuring compliance across the group and sharing best practises with other sites.
  • Communicate with third party stakeholders including the environment agency and local authorities
  • Oversee all emergency plans, statutory inspections (PSSR, WSoE, LOLER, PUWER and COSHH etc) and ensure procedures are appropriately communicated and trained.
  • Provide technical support on environmental legislation to the facility manager
  • Liaise with the Operations Team to ensure the monitoring system is accurately recording data inline with allowed parameters.
  • Take part in internal and external audits.
  • Manage the SHEQ budget and provide input to financial reporting.
  • Carry out sampling & testing to ensure compliance with quality & environmental obligations.
Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • Qualification in relevant H&S field or Environmental Science or Chemistry
  • NEBOSH Diploma or similar qualification
  • Experience in SHEQ matters on a similar industry such as Biomass, Energy from Waste, Power Station, Refinery etc
  • Working relationship with the Environmental Agency
  • Exposure to QHSE Systems and standards such as ISO14956, EN14181, OMA Audits, Environmental Permits (stack emissions, discharges)
Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:
  • Competitive salary
  • Benefits package
  • Opportunity to join a modern Biomass Power Station
How to apply?
To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to or call 02392 288 286 to speak to Dan Grosvenor who can tell you more.

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