Job Specification

Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) Advisor

Job Description

Elements Europe has successfully positioned itself, as one of the leading organisations in the UK’s off-site manufacturing and construction market; having an enviable portfolio of projects across hotels, residential and student accommodation.

Following substantial investment by leading global construction firm, GS Engineering & Construction (GS E&C), Elements Europe have a number of large projects in the pipeline and is looking to scale up the delivery capability with immediate effect.

Job Title:                              Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) Advisor

Level:                                    Employee

Department:                      Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE)

Reports to:                         Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) Manager

Direct Reports:                 None

Salary:                                  £30,000 – £35,000 per annum

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Work collaboratively with the HSE manager in formulating and developing the HSE procedures and standards across the business
  • Have knowledge/understanding and implementation of ISO 14001:2015, ISO 45001
  • Keep up to date and manage the legal register, and bring to attention any relevant changes
  • Support the HSE Manager to ensure all site facilities are operated safely and responsibly, in line with relevant standards and legislation
  • Assist the HSE Manager in developing and maintaining a culture that achieves high standards of health, safety, and environmental compliance throughout the company
  • Assist the HSE Manager with ensuring all information and communications are up to date and communicated across the site
  • Assist/support the HSE Manager in the delivery of the training programme,
  • Ensure the internal audit schedule is maintained and completed in line with the schedule, creating an action tracker to drive non-conformities to completion
  • To assist the HSE Manager with external audits/accreditations,
  • To develop and recommend control measures on the standard of PPE to be used and issued to employees
  • To create and communicate safety alerts where appropriate to educate and share learnings
  • To assist and support the HSE manager in the development/review/implementation of risk assessments, and SOP’
  • Assist the HSE Manager to ensure all statutory inspections are being carried out throughout the site (PUWER, LOLER etc.)
  • To assist the HSE Manager to develop/maintaining the IMS system
  • Assist the HSE Manager to strive for improvements in Environmental performance across the site and support any initiatives to aid their success
  • Conduct accident investigations, incident and near-miss reports for the HSE manager

Experience and Knowledge required:

  • Working knowledge of ISO 14001:2015
  • Good auditing skills
  • Able to work proactively
  • Computer literate – with a working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Excellent communication skills
  • NEBOSH general (working towards, or willing to complete)
  • Experience in off-site building solutions (preferred, but not essential)
  • First aid training/certification (preferred, but not essential)
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment (preferred, but not essential)

Why Work for Us?

  • Permanent Contract
  • 40 hours per week – flexible between 07:00am and 16:30pm
  • Car parking on site
  • Annual Christmas shutdown
  • Contribution to a pension scheme

This is not a complete statement of all duties and responsibilities for this post, the company may require you to undertake other duties within your capabilities according to the needs of the business.

If you feel you have the right experience and skill set; then please do not hesitate to apply for the role of Health, Safety and Environmental Advisor.

If there are any further questions please don’t hesitate and contact us on 01952 767 100 or

Elements Europe inspires great diversity, within our company and in our key values. We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer with a diverse workforce, from a range of demographics and backgrounds.

We are seeking enthusiastic individuals with a passion for growth, to join our team based in Telford. If you like the sound of the above, then please apply today!

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