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Our Vacancy

Industrial Safety Advisor

  • Nuclear
  • Permanent /
  • Bridgwater
  • 07/06/24
  • On site

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

Every day, our 7,500 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.

To ensure a viable, efficient, and reliable energy future for all

Job Description

We are looking for a qualified Health and Safety professional to be our Industrial Safety Advisor.

If you have strong knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety Regulations and requirements join us at Assystem to be embedded to our client

As a Pre-operations Industrial Safety Advisor, you’ll be supporting the development and delivery of the Industrial Safety Management Arrangements for the Hinkley Point C operational site.

In this role you will help establish and promote the safety culture for the operational phase of HPC.  You’ll liaise with the Construction Health and Safety Team to ensure a smooth transition from construction to operational arrangements.

This is an excellent opportunity for you to be part of building one of the largest, most complex projects in Europe; something vital to the country’s future energy needs.

What you’ll be doing…

As our next Industrial Safety Advisor, you’ll play a pivotal role in guiding our training team, ensuring that every member of our operational site receives comprehensive training on industrial safety topics. Your expertise will be instrumental in equipping our organisation with the knowledge and skills needed to prioritise safety. Other responsibilities in this role will also include:

  • Developing and maintaining an effective collaborative working relationship with the HPC construction site and Nuclear Generation Industrial Safety Team.
  • Supporting the development of the industrial safety procedures for the operational site.
  • Working collaboratively with all departments to support the development of the safety arrangements for management of work for Pre-Operations during construction, through commissioning and into operations.
  • Providing industrial safety advice from an operational station’s perspective to teams designing facilities and equipment.
  • Supporting the creation of a strong safety culture for the operational site.

My profile

We’re looking for you to join our team as our next Industrial Safety Advisor, where your keen eye for detail, proactive approach, and strong communication skills will drive our industrial safety initiatives forward.

With a solid understanding of Occupational Health and Safety Regulations and a track record of implementing effective safety arrangements, you’ll play a crucial role in maintaining a safe and secure workplace environment. Bring your passion for safety and make a difference in ensuring the well-being of our team. You’ll also bring to this role the following:

  • Experience participating in, or leading industrial health and safety continual improvement projects / initiatives.
  • Experience developing and implementing management system policies, procedures and processes.
  • Familiar with working in a high hazard industry such as nuclear, utilities, oil & gas, chemical, construction, manufacturing.
  • Ability to communicate clearly at all levels of the organisation, both verbally and through written reports.
  • Certified Member of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health, working towards Chartership
  • Experience of carrying out audits and investigations.
  • A NEBOSH Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety or equivalent is essential

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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