Position: Regional SHE Advisor (East Region)
Salary: GBP28600 - GBP42800 per annum + car allowance
Ref: 523646_1583937406
Job Type: Temporary
Published On: 11/03/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Cambridgeshire, Kent or Essex

Salary: £28,600 - £42,800 pro rata plus car allowance

Working Pattern: 10 Months Fixed Term contract | 37 hours per week | Flexible Working Available

About the Department

SSE Enterprise Contracting is one of the UK's largest Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) contractors with a product/service portfolio ranging from M&E LV, HV, Instrumentation, Street Lighting, Facilities Management through to Combined Heat and Power solutions.

What is the Role?

We are currently looking to fill a temporary SHE Advisor role, to cover maternity leave in the East Region of our Enterprise Contracting Operations team.

You'll be working within our Safety Health and Environment (SHE) Team providing proactive and pragmatic SHE advice and guidance, from the initial project development phase through to construction and handover, across or East Region which includes Cambridgeshire, Essex and Kent. Supporting our Operational business, you'll cover M&E works, HV, Street Lighting and the Lighting PFI's in the area and offer SHE support and advice, while also monitoring SHE performance at a Regional level. You'll report to operational management on good performance / best practice as well as deficiencies and areas of weakness identified. You'll also be required to provide key support with regards to the development and implementation of improvement actions, initiatives and plans.

What Do I Need?

To be successful in the role you'll have a NEBOSH Certificate or equivalent as a minimum and it would be desirable if you were a member of IOSH or IEMA. You'll also capable of using the Microsoft Office software suit (word, excel etc.) and can interact with company systems.

As well as this, you'll be an analytical and methodical individual with a professional attitude to your work, have excellent people management skills and be a team player who can build and develop relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

A full UK driving licence is vital for this role as well as a passion for safety and the ability to work well in a team as well as independently.

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

We'll let you know the outcome of your job application after the closing date. To discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch with

This vacancy is open to both internal and external candidates. The successful candidate may be subject to the Company's verification and vetting process if their vetting level changes. This includes a basic criminal records check.

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 allowance