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Our Vacancy

HSEQ Advisor

  • Cross sector
  • Permanent / Support Functions
  • Bristol
  • 05/05/24
  • On site

Assystem is an international company with one mission: accelerate the energy transition around the world.

Every day, our 6,500 switchers located in 12 countries (Europe, Middle East, Pacific Asia & Africa) connect their six thousand billion neurons to tackle the task of the century: switching to low-carbon energy.

We are a collective committed to the actors who are making the energy switch. Sharing our knowledge, expertise and values allows us to innovate and think differently about the energy transition.

Drawing on more than 55 years’ experience in highly regulated sectors subject to strict security and safety requirements, we provide our customers with engineering and project management services, as well as digital services and solutions to optimize the performance of complex infrastructure projects throughout their life cycle. The Group is currently ranked second in the world for nuclear engineering.

Job Description

The successful applicant will join our expanding organisation, being based in our Blackburn office with occasional travel to other offices across the UK as required. Please note we can also consider candidates preferring to be based in our Bristol office. Key duties will include:

  • Carrying out any internal quality audits as directed by the HSEQ Director and Sustainability Lead and as required by the Business Units and projects.
  • Promote a strong HSEQ culture across the business.
  • Support with external audits of the IMS.
  • Support the business units with resolving any non-conformances relating to the IMS.
  • Maintaining and recommending improvements for potential integration into AEIL IMS.
  • Providing guidance to the Procurement team to manage supplier approvals.
  • Delivering training and coaching on the use of the IMS.
  • Work with all Business Units to maintain and develop processes.
  • Deliver regular comms around areas relevant to our activities.
  • Providing cover and support for any HSE incidents and/or investigations.
  • Monthly reporting – tracking and reporting IMS metrics.
  • Support with the management and capture of Lessons Learnt.
  • Engage with the EDI Forum and work with pillar leads to deliver activities.
  • Work with the HSEQ team to promote the Switch to Impact strategy across the business.
  • Day to day liaison with office staff on all quality, environmental and health and safety related matters.
  • Supporting as required with bids.
  • Supporting wider HSEQ team activities as required.

My profile

To be successful in your application, you should be able to demonstrate the following key skills and abilities:

  • ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 Lead Auditor in at least 1 discipline, Internal Auditor for all others.
  • Minimum Tech IOSH working towards Grad IOSH.
  • Proficient in Microsoft 365.
  • Excellent written and communication skills.
  • Must be able to obtain the appropriate level of security clearance.
  • Knowledge of working in any of the following sectors: Nuclear, Transport Infrastructure, Rail, Construction or Energy services.
  • Willingness to travel to sites across the UK.
  • Previous experience in a similar role within a HSEQ environment.
  • Practitioner of IEMA or working towards. (Desirable, not essential) 
  • French speaking. (Desirable, not essential) 

Assystem Benefits:

  • 25 days of annual leave + bank holidays.
  • Buy and sell annual leave to make your time off work for you.
  • 8% company pension contributions, income protection and 3x salary payout for death in service for peace of mind.
  • Rest easy when unwell: competitive sick pay to support you during difficult times.
  • Healthcare cash-plan to get money back on dental, medical, physical care.
  • Free access to our digital gym with expert-led classes.
  • Discounts for restaurants, days out, and your favourite high-street brands.
  • 24/7 confidential employee support line for counselling, financial advice, and mental health support.
  • Cycle to work scheme for a healthier, greener commute!
  • Free flu jab and eye test vouchers.
  • Get professional and industry membership fees paid for!
  • Volunteer days to help colleagues make a positive impact.

Please note:

Due to the nature of work to be undertaken applicants will be required to meet certain criteria in order to attain a minimum level of UK BPSS security clearance if not already security cleared to a minimum BPSS level.

We are committed to equal treatment of candidates and promote, as well as foster all forms of diversity within our company. We believe that bringing together people with different backgrounds and perspectives is essential for creating innovative and impactful solutions. Skills, talent, and our people’s ability to dare are the only things that matter !. Bring your unique contributions and help us shape the future.

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