HSE Manager


About the Role

The Health, Safety, Environmental Manager will work very closely with all relevant departments, particularly with the operational sides of the business. Ensuring all HSEQ policies and procedures are developed, rolled out and maintained. This will be a very high demanding position and will suit a person who has a passion to make a difference in a fast-growing company.


  • To provide general Health & Safety advice specific to the business needs and continuously advising on safe systems of work

  • Ensuring that the Company is proactive, up to date and complies with Health, Safety & Environmental legislation

  • Leading and implementing in-house training with Managers

  • Developing Health, Safety, Environmental & Quality strategies and to maintain Company Policies and Procedures

  • Identify areas of risk and develop measures to reduce and control

  • Carrying out internal audits of the Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality processes measuring performance

  • Carrying out internal and external site inspections to ensure policies and procedures are being properly implemented and adhered to

  • Carrying out risk assessments ensuring that all documentation and method statements are up to date

  • Increasing Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality awareness to Managers and employees with training techniques and coaching sessions including toolbox talks and Health, Safety and Environmental inductions

  • Managing reporting and investigation procedures for accidents/incidents to establish the root causes and preventative measures required as well as producing statistics

  • Ensuring Managers are focused on delivering a safe working environment providing the necessary management support and technical advice as required

  • Representing and promoting the organisation's safety performance to third parties (e.g. clients and the Health and Safety Executive)

  • Complete weekly/monthly management reports for submission to the Operations Director.

Required Skills

  • Must have previous experience in a similar HSEQ role

  • IOSH or NEBOSH qualified

  • Recognised qualification in Environmental Management

  • Practical knowledge of Quality improvements and techniques

  • Experience and knowledge of Quality Standards such ISO9001, ISO14001 and ISO18001

  • Experience implementing new training procedures

  • Knowledge of Health & Safety and Environmental processes and legislation

  • Relevant Quality related qualifications i.e. Lead Auditor

  • Experience creating and implementing RAMS

  • Previous experience with implementing new procedures

  • Experience in the construction industry.

More about you

  • Able to work as a member of a team, but also capable of working alone to tight deadlines as appropriate

  • Set own high-quality standards

  • Passion to make a difference

  • Demonstrate a passion for Health, Safety, Environment & Quality

  • Analytical skills to interpret detailed information and regulations

  • High standard of written English and good communication skills, including professional telephone manner and strong presentation and report writing skill

  • Ability to liaise with staff and operatives of all levels

  • Must be a lean thinker with a passion for continuous improvement.



  • Full time

  • Salary negotiable for the right candidate

  • Post available immediately

  • Flexible working options available.


About SMC

SMC (Specialist Marine Consultants) provides consultancy, health & safety advisory, workforce solutions and software services to the marine and energy industries. Established in 2006, SMC has grown to become a market leader in the marine and energy industries. We operate on a global scale providing services to the oil & gas, renewables, marine and utilities industries. SMC has a wealth of sector experience, a highly knowledgeable team and a demonstrable track record for adding significant value to clients’ projects.