Industrial Safety Engineer

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Job title Industrial Safety Engineer
Ref CBS9NM00005116
Location Harwell
Region Central and South East
Company Magnox
Salary 24.21-24.21 GBP per hour
Duration 12 Months
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Title: Industrial Safety Engineer

Reference: CBS9NM00005116

Location: Harwell

Rate: £24.21 per hour PAYE

Job Type: Contract,

Duration: 12 months

Contact details: Natalie Mohamed – 07548 712 554

Capita Resourcing is the strategic resourcing business within Capita plc. We are the chosen provider of agency workers and permanent recruitment for the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) collaborative framework, across nuclear sites and offices UK wide.

Purpose of Role

To provide industrial and conventional safety support to projects in accordance with Nuclear Site Licence, other legislation and Company Policy.

Key Duties/Responsibilities/Accountabilities

Safety, Environment & Security

• Set out controls to ensure the safe delivery of tasks and ensure compliance with the local and client Management System

• Maintain knowledge of the relevant local and client management systems

• Actively monitor and reinforce safety behaviours.

• Establish a safe operational culture and provide safety leadership


• Establish the correct work ethic and culture within the team.

• Establish and maintain an appropriate and effective level of stakeholder engagement.

• Challenge the status quo and identify future opportunities through innovation within area of professionalism/ function/ business and process.


Provide health and safety advice to managers and employees to help them comply with statutory, company and site safety requirements

Monitor safety standards and performance within the project

Provide advice on the relevant safety issues and good practice

Responsible for the production of appropriate safety documentation e.g. risk assessments, COSHH assessments, emergency procedures etc

Advise on Risk Assessments in liaison with Project staff

Interface with contractors on safety issues

Review events, trends and statistics

Carry out local walkabouts and inspections

Carry out local safety promotional campaigns

Provide local toolbox talks and training sessions

Take an active role in planning facility emergency exercises and act as exercise driver/observer

Support the effective deployment of company-wide policies, processes, systems and procedures ensuring that at all time the business remains compliant. This includes, but is not limited to, the need to comply with the company’s Equality and Diversity Policy and undertake identified associated learning and development activities

Education / Qualifications / Training

Educated to HNC or equivalent in a post related subject

Member of a relevant professional institute

Level 3 IOSH accredited Health and Safety Qualification

NEBOSH Diploma

Experience / Knowledge required

Relevant safety experience in related roles

Experience at a nuclear site or another high hazard industry

Detailed knowledge of UK safety legislation

Knowledge of Site License conditions

Additional information about the process


This role has been deemed in-scope of IR35

NuclearWorks welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation. NuclearWorks is a trading name of Capita Business Services Ltd. Services offered are those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business.

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