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Temporary Environment Health and Safety Specialist

Temporary Environment Health and Safety Specialist

  • Location

    Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

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  • Salary:

    £300 - £325 per day

  • Contact:

    Jamie Mackinlay

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    18 Months

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One of the world's largest and most Famous energy organisations have an urgent requirement for an Temporary Environment, Health, and Safety Specialist to support a major windfarm project.

This is an initial 18-month interim contract likely to extent offering up to £325 p/d inside IR 35 based in Newcastle Upon Tyne.

Job details:

  • Reading, understanding and ensuring the project is delivered in accordance with the Consortium EHS Framework.
  • Maintaining the Construction phase plan so it always remains current within a document control system
  • Maintaining the Construction Environmental Management Plan so that it remains current within a document control system
  • Ensuring that all relevant site EHS processes and procedures are developed and implemented by the managing contractor
  • Supporting the Consortium Environment Manager in all aspects of environmental management, including maintaining the Project Environmental Management plan within a document control system
  • On behalf of the Consortium, developing required procedures, work instructions, audit protocols and other documentation required as part of the EHS assurance process, within a document control system
  • Developing audit and other compliance schedules as part of the assurance process
  • Completing audits in accordance with the schedule
  • Tracking non-conformance reports ensuring timely closing and verification of effectiveness of corrective actions
  • Providing KPIs and other information required for the monthly and other reports


  • Degree/NEBOSH Diploma in EHS or equivalent
  • Minimum IEMA environmental certificate or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years experience in similar projects in the UK
  • CDM expert with experience gained on similar projects
  • Lead EHS auditor qualification with recent audit experience
  • Management system expertise including knowledge of ISO14001 and ISO45001

Desired Characteristics

  • Competent author of procedures, work instructions etc. as part of a document control system
  • Strong oral communication skills. The successful candidate will be providing assurance or otherwise that contractors are compliant with EHS requirements.
  • Strong IT skills. The Consortium use Microsoft, Box and Smartsheet applications
  • Must be able to work effectively as part of a team, but also with minimum supervision.
  • Ability to perform in a fast-paced environment and make quick and sound decisions

This is an extremely urgent requirement so if it is of interest please apply immediately or contact