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QHSE Manager - New build Energy from Waste Power Station

Colchester, Essex

Bonus + Benefits


Sector: Power

Posted: 10/10/2023

Ref: BBBH23753_1696953027

QHSE Manager - new build Energy from Waste Power Station
Rivenhall, Essex
Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits

About the role:

Astute's Power team is partnered with a major waste management and energy company to recruit a for a Quality, Environmental, Health & Safety (QHSE) Manager to join their brand new 49MW Energy from Waste Power Station in Essex, which is still in construction phase.

This influential QHSE Manager role comes with highly competitive salary + benefits.

If you're a QSHE Manager and are looking to work for an organisation that puts integrity and people at the forefront of everything it does then upload your CV to apply today.

Responsibilities and duties:
Reporting to the Managing Director you will be:
  • Assisting in setting up QHSE systems and procedures from scratch
  • Auditing and ensuring compliance with licenses, environmental permits and specific working plans.
  • Reviewing all monitoring data collected and provide guidance and corrective actions on problems identified and preparing monitoring reports and submissions to both external and internal bodies in compliance with permits etc.
  • Liaising closely with the SHEQ team to ensure best practice and ensuring timely reporting of incidents and accidents in line with the company regulations.
  • You will chair regular safety meetings to discuss issues both ways and act to resolve outstanding/ ascending items at the EFW plant
  • Responsible for managing appropriate actions to prevent environmental breaches or other environmental incidents.
  • Ensuring top quality of the management systems and environmental monitoring are maintained at optimum levels.
Professional qualifications:
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • A degree/HND/HNC or equivalent in a relevant scientific subject e.g., Environmental science or similar
  • An IOSH or NEBOSH qualification
Personal skills:
The QHSE Manager role would suit someone who has:
  • A strong background in health and safety gained in a heavy process environment such as power station, chemical plant, refinery or waste/waste management facility
  • Good Knowledge of permitting, licensing and environmental regulations.
  • Thorough understanding of waste / EFW industry
Salary and benefits of the QHSE role:
  • Highly competitive salary
  • Bonus
  • Benefits
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 288 282 to speak to Arjun Patel who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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