Position: Occupational Safety Manager - Transmission
Salary: Car/Cash Allowance and Annual Bonus
Ref: 522826_1579184801
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 16/01/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Location: Perth, Glasgow, Inverness, Flexible across Scotland

Salary: Up to circa £75,000 depending on skills and experience + car/cash allowance + annual bonus

Working Pattern: Permanent| Full Time Hours | 37 hours per week with flexible working patterns available

About the Department

At SSE, Safety is our number one value. We live by our licence, if its not safe, we don't do it. We focus on ensuring that we have no life-changing injuries or serious environmental incidents and that people are healthy and happy at work. Our SHE function helps our teams across SSE to deliver this and ensure that we get everyone home safe at the end of the working day.

What is the Role?

As an experienced and pragmatic manager, you'll be a trusted partner to our Transmission business making sure they feel supported in managing risks and take pride in creating an inclusive, effective and safe working environment.

It's your role to lead and implement the management strategy for the development of occupational safety arrangements making sure they are effective, consistent and user friendly. Continuous developments will be identified and implemented by you through innovation and engagement; ultimately leading to improved culture and performance.

You'll use your management experience to deliver improvements through a team of Occupational Safety experts. It will be your responsibility to attract, develop and retain our future talent and potentially your future successor, equally important is your focus to support and develop your team members through training, education and coaching.

What do I need?

We need an experienced and pragmatic manager with degree level occupational safety qualifications and delivery experience. As a minimum you'll hold a NEBOSH Diploma (or equivalent). It's essential that you're experienced in heavy industry such as oil and gas, networks, generation and construction.

In addition to the above, you'll be able to demonstrate excellent communication, interpersonal and engagement skills with stakeholders at all levels and follow a proactive and tactful approach.

Due to the level of mobility required in this role, a full UK driving licence is essential.

Please be aware if you are successful, you'll be required to complete our pre-employment screening process before joining SSE.

Our Benefits

We're committed to ensuring we offer our people a great place to work, with competitive salary, contributory pension plan and benefits package. Why not watch our short employee benefits video to see what else is on offer?

Next Steps

For more information about this role, or to discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch with sse.

About SSE

We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it'.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Job Benefits:

Car/Cash Allowance and Annual Bonus