Join our team as a Health & Safety Consultant

HEALTH & SAFETY CONSULTANT

Health & Safety Consultant

Job Type:Permanent
Working Pattern:Full-time
Location:St Ives, Cambridgeshire
Start date:Immediate start
Salary:Negotiable
Contact name:Amanda Livermore
Contact email:business@wisergroup.co.uk

Join Wiser

Wiser Environment is known for expert knowledge, sound advice and strong relationships that help our clients grow and prosper with compliant and responsible operations. We employ and develop a team of highly skilled and knowledgeable consultants. Plus, we actively provide an enjoyable and productive place to work where we encourage you to tackle challenges with creativity and openness.

To support us in growing our business, we are now recruiting a Health & Safety Consultant. This is a great full-time opportunity to work within a company that is successful in its field. Please download our job description for further details of the role and requirements.

It is important to us that you are able to demonstrate behaviours that align closely with our vision and core values. It is no coincidence that team members who consistently demonstrate these, are able to develop their skills and knowledge quickly, provide excellent service to our clients and are great to have around. If you feel that you have consistently demonstrated our core values in your previous roles, a passion for the environment, transferable skills and knowledge then please contact us. We would love to talk to you.

Above all – if you want to work in a friendly and inclusive environment that enables you to achieve a positive work-life balance, then Wiser Environment is the place for you. Learn more about our vision and core values and how they form our guiding principles in how we want to operate our business and what we care about.

Your new role

In your role as a Health & Safety Consultant, you will become a key player in helping your clients to create safer places to work. You will be working hand-in-hand with your clients to review their legal requirements, identify workplace hazards, update their risk assessments, provide training and develop a forward-thinking action plan. Furthermore, you will be using your knowledge of environmental matters to strategise and negotiate with regulators and businesses to reach environmental objectives. Please download our job description for further details of the role and requirements.

Senior Consultant, Joana Santos, leading a health & safety audit.

Requirements

Mandatory

  • Degree level qualification in an appropriate subject 
  • NEBOSH Certificate or equivalent
  • 3 years minimum experience working within the health, safety and environment arena in an advisory capacity
  • 3 years minimum experience in conducting internal audits in accordance with ISO19011
  • 3 years experience of working within an industrial environment

Desired

  • Lead Auditor Status ISO14001 or 9001 by IRCA Certified organisation  
  • MSc in environmental management or equivalent

Benefits

  • Salary is competitive and will depend upon the knowledge, skills and experience which you can bring to Wiser Environment. 
  • 28 days holidays per year including statutory holidays. Employees receive an extra day’s holiday after the completion of five and eight years.
  • Learning and development opportunities.
  • Cycle to Work Scheme.
  • Electric Vehicle Scheme
  • Life Insurance
  • NEST contributory pension scheme membership.
  • Employee Support Scheme membership. This package includes support with lifestyle and mental health issues, 24/7 GP access, financial, legal advice, counselling and physiotherapy.