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SHE Advisor

  • Location: Barrow-in-Furness District
  • Salary: £40 - £40.01 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 29 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Sophie Tully
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 6-months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 30 August 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH79074_1658226717


An Amazing opportunity has come up for a contract SHE Advisor to join one of the largest UK Defence companies, on an initial 6-month contract basis, plus potential extensions, there is a view to start the right candidate ASAP.


The Role: SHE Advisor
Contract: 6-months initially plus extensions
Rate: £40.01 per hour Umbrella.
IR35 status: Inside IR35.
Location: Barrow-in-furness

The role holder will:

  • Support the development, maintenance and/or deployment of a SHE management system (including objectives, processes and assurance) that meet the requirements of BAE Systems Operational Framework and International SHE Standards (such as ISO45001 and ISO14001) and supports the achievement of organisational goals.

  • Provide competent and comprehensive SHE advice and support to Line Leaders within a business area or site(s), enabling them to effectively manage SHE within their area(s) of responsibility.

  • Support activities associated with improving SHE practice and performance within a business area or site(s) , including (but not limited to): deployment and implementation of SHE Policy and Management Systems, SHE objectives and targets, provision of competent SHE advice on risk management and control, collation and provision of SHE performance reports (such as injuries, audits, regulatory issues), investigation and reporting of incidents in accordance with regulatory and/or customer requirements, provision of an effective interface with representatives dealing with liability issues.

  • Support the development and implementation of innovative SHE change programmes, ensuring consistency and effective improvement in SHE risk management and embedding a culture of continuous improvement and the sharing of best practices.

  • Collaborate with key stakeholders, influencing them to appropriately consider SHE factors during decision making. · Provide assurance for determining compliance with relevant legal, BAE Systems Operational Framework and SHE Management System requirements within a business or site(s).

  • Deliver duties to appropriate timescales and to budget.

  • Monitor the effectiveness, and provide regular reports, on all of the above to relevant stakeholders.


The job holder is required to hold a comprehensive and contemporary technical understanding of safety, health and environmental management standards and practice, and relevant BAE Systems processes and procedures. The role holder will hold an in-depth understanding of SHE requirements, internal and external best practice and able to use their knowledge to articulate these in order to ensure effective deployment within their work area. The role requires an in-depth understanding of how to influence others in order to operationalise, integrate and deliver SHE processes, projects and change in a business, through having an good knowledge of the business or site(s), a contemporary view of their deliverables and aims, the challenges they face, the developments which they are planning and enacting.


The role holder is required to hold one or more of the following QCF/NQF Level 3 (or higher) SHE qualifications: NEBOSH General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety; Level 3 NVQ in Occupational Safety and Health Practice; IEMA or NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management; or an equivalent qualification in Safety, Health and/or Environmental subject. The role holder must also be willing to, or is currently working towards, one or more of the following QCF/NQF Level 5 (or higher) SHE qualifications: NEBOSH National Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety; Level 5 NVQ in Occupational Safety and Health Practice; Level 6 NCRQ Diploma in Applied Health and Safety; IEMA or NEBOSH Diploma in Environmental Management; Safety, Health and/or Environmental Honours Degree (Bachelors or Higher); Equivalent qualification in Safety, Health and/or Environmental subject. Typically holds more than three years' experience in applying SHE knowledge and processes in work-related situations.

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If you are interested in this contract, please contact Sophie Tully at JAM Recruitment and send your CV over to s.tully(at)
If this isn't the role for you, but you know of someone who could be interested, JAM operates a referral scheme. You can earn yourself £200 in vouchers for the successful placement of a candidate you refer to us, so get in touch.

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