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Environmental Health and Safety Advisor

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  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £350 per day

  • Contact:

    Jeffrey Barr

  • Email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:

    25 March 2023

  • Start date:


Environmental Health and Safety Advisor - £350 per day inside ir35 - 6 months (extensions highly likely) - North London - onsite working - one stage virtual interview - ASAP start - Sector: Green Technology, Raw Materials

Yolk Recruitment are recruiting for an Environmental Health and Safety advisor to work with a global leader in manufacturing and green technology.

Any exciting opportunity to work with the EHS manager on all matters across the site's EHS projects.


  • To provide advice, support and coaching to site. To deal with day-to-day EHS related operational issues, e.g. risk assessments and responding to general queries.
  • To support the creation of, implement and delivery of the EHS plan and EHS Improvement Programme.
  • Provide specialist advice for specialist safety programs and activities, where feasible.
  • Assist with the preparations and management of the site emergency planning arrangements.
  • Maintain and further develop Safe Systems of Work related to Permit to Work, Confined Space Entry, Isolation & Immobilisation and Lock Off and Working at Height.
  • Undertake internal audits in line with international standards.
  • Provide general EHS support and input to process safety assessments such as HAZOP.
  • Support the continued development of EHS policies and procedures.
  • Participate and lead EHS investigations Deliver internal EHS training.
  • Provide support for COMAH compliance.

Key Skills:

  • NEBOSH General Certificate or similar H&S Qualification
  • Previous EHS experience / proven background in an industrial, process driven or engineering setting.
  • Understanding of EHS legislation
  • Working knowledge of ISO 45001
  • Working knowledge of ISO14001, Environmental Permitting, COMAH and ISO 9001
  • Confidence using relevant IT systems for managing EHS, i.e. Enablon

Desirable Skills:

  • Science/Engineering degree or other relevant qualifications
  • Experience of Confined Space Entry Permits and Safety System of Work processes.