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EHS (Environmental Health & Safety) Lead

Reading, Berkshire
Job Type
9 Jun 2022
EHS (Environmental Health & Safety) Lead


Hybrid - Reading & Home

We are now looking for an EHS Lead, to provide comprehensive Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) support for our United Kingdom & Ireland (UKI) Organisation.

The EHS Lead will coordinate responsibilities, to meet business needs and ensure compliance with Occupational Health & Safety and Environmental requirements and procedures.

Responsibilities of the EHS Lead include:

You will ensure adherence to relevant EHS Policy and Group Directives within the customer unit (UKI)
Define and execute EHS strategic programs within customer unit and align to group strategy and targets
Monitor, control and report EHS performance for UKI customer unit to achieve set targets, for both internal and supplier performance
Provide functional EHS expertise for delivery programs
Ensure both customer contractual and legal compliance is maintained
Provide advice and support to create a safe working environment across UKI
Assist with Sourcing strategy implementation
Provide EHS Support and advice to the EHS Team to ensure contractual compliance
Reviewing and advising on EHS risks, developing a strong EHS business culture
Inform UKI Senior Leadership team of any Risks to the business so that they make take the relevant actions to control or reduce the risk
Responsible for EHS Investigation within UKI, with subsequent input into Consequence Management
Strategic input into resource profile for the EHS team within UKI

The successful EHS Lead will have:

A recognized formal EHS qualification e.g. degree or diploma (Example Post Grad / Degree and MSc in OHS Health and Safety and/or Environmental Management
NEBOSH or other international recognized certification in Health and Safety and/or Environment is recommendable.
Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility skills
EHS knowledge and skills
Change & Improvement Management skills
Good knowledge about EHS and environmental laws and regulations applicable in their area of responsibility

To apply for the EHS Lead please send your CV to (url removed)

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  • Job Reference: 619964963-2
  • Date Posted: 9 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Project People
    Project People
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Job Type: Contract