Industrial Safety Advisor

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Job title Industrial Safety Advisor
Ref CBS9NM00005216
Location Hinkley Point A
Region South West
Company Magnox
Salary 262.50-332.50 GBP per day
Duration 12 Months
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Title: Industrial Safety Advisor

Reference: CBS9NM00005216

Location: Bridgewater, Somerset

Rate: £262.50 - £332.50 per day depending on experience

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 own, develop, implement and review the Site’s arrangements for the management of conventional safety and to ensure compliance with statutory and Company requirements, and enhancement of conventional safety performance.

Key Duties/Responsibilities/Accountabilities

• Develop and maintain arrangements for compliance with industrial safety, statutory and Company requirements.

• Produce and maintain the site’s risk assessment arrangements as required.

• Maintain required external certification, e.g. OHSAS18001, as required.

• Provide specialist industrial safety support.

• Monitor adequacy of site arrangements through audit, inspection and the investigation of events.

• Drive the implementation of conventional safety arrangements across the Site.

• Develop and manage the Site Improvement Plan for industrial safety as required.

• Develop, implement and maintain the Site Fire Risk Assessments as appropriate.

• Carry out project management activities as required.

• Ensure personal and professional development and training of conventional safety staff to deliver an effective and suitably qualified and experienced Function.

• Monitor performance and take action to maintain conventional safety standards and improve performance.

• Identify good practice in performance at sites and externally, and promote and deploy across the Functions/Sites.

• Provide expert-level advice, support and guidance on conventional safety issues throughout the Site.

• Act for the Site Head of Safety as directed.

• The post holder may be required to be a member of, and participate in, the Site Emergency Scheme subject to any fitness standards required.

• Comply with the Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality policies, procedures, work instructions and risk assessments. Support the continuous improvement of Health, Safety Environment and Quality on Site.

• As a customer-focused individual, the post holder will be expected to support delivery within his or her range of skills, knowledge, experience and competence.

• Undertake baseline roles as required.

• Provide expert-level advice for the effective development of conventional safety training programmes.

• Assist with managing the relevant aspects of the Detail Volume, SPI/CPI, and commercial and financial aspects as required for delivery of the lifetime plan.

Where this role requires supervisory responsibility the following key duties will apply;

• Effective team leadership through; People Management, Performance Management, Control and Supervision, Communications, Resource Management and Management of Systems and Processes.

• Assigning tasks to the team members ensuring they are Suitably Qualified and Experienced (SQEP) to carry out such tasks.

• Responsible for team/ individual development plans and ensuring training is carried out.

• Ensuring all team members receive the support necessary to both understand and contribute to achieving the objectives of the Department Lifetime Plan.

• Regularly undertake team briefings to ensure staff are well informed regarding both technical and administrative matters concerning the execution of their responsibilities.

• The design, delivery and evaluation of training, acting as coach and mentor.


Educated to NQF level 6 / NVQ Level 6 (or equivalent in a post related subject).

Member of a relevant professional institute

Diploma or equivalent in relevant specialism. E.g. NEBOSH


Relevant experience in related roles

Experience at a nuclear site or another high hazard industry

Detailed knowledge of Site License conditions and UK safety legislation

Detailed knowledge of International / ISO Standards

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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