Health, Safety & Environmental Manager - EFW Power Station

Health, Safety & Environmental Manager - EFW Power Station

Job Title: Health, Safety & Environmental Manager - EFW Power Station
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Lothian, Scotland
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension
Reference: BBBH12337_1534519203
Contact Name: Steve Utton
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 17, 2018 16:20

Job Description

Health, Safety & Environmental Manager - Energy from Waste

Competitive salary + benefits

East Lothian, Scotland


We are recruiting for a Health, Safety & Environmental Manager to join the team at a new Energy from Waste Power Station in East Lothian, Scotland. You will play a lead role in providing safety and environmental awareness across the Power Station ensuring that the plant is kept to an excellent level of consistency and complies with safety systems and safe systems of work.


As a Health, Safety & Environmental Manager, your duties will include but may not be limited to:

  • 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.

Requirements and Qualifications

To be considered for the Health, Safety & Environmental Manager vacancy, candidates should have:

  • An HND/HNC/ONC or equivalent in a relevant scientific subject e.g. Environmental Science or similar.
  • A NEBOSH or IOSH qualification.
  • 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.
  • Experience with CEMS / emissions monitoring and the ability to interpret that data for the purpose of reporting etc
  • Thorough understanding of waste / EFW industry


The package on offer for the Health, Safety & Environmental Manager role includes:

  • Competitive starting salary circa £50,000
  • Company pension scheme
  • Excellent holidays
  • The chance to join the growing Energy from Waste sector at a new build plant

If you are interested in the HSE Manager position please see the contact details below should you want to know more information and ask for Steve Utton.

T: 02392 288 215

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