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Senior ES&H Specialist

Requisition ID: 258940 

  • Relocation Authorized: National - Single 
  • Telework Type: N/A 
  • Work Location: London 

Bechtel helps clients deliver projects of purpose that create a lasting positive legacy globally. These projects create jobs and grow economies; improve the resiliency of the world's infrastructure; connect communities to resources and opportunities; get us closer to net zero; tackle critical environmental challenges to protect people and the planet; and accelerate progress to make the world a cleaner, greener, safer place.

We are currently recruiting for long term career professionals, with an initial assignment supporting Telecommunications projects across the UK. Bechtel has been selected as a Delivery Partner on a £4 Billion programme to bring high speed internet connectivity to communities. The core focus is to deploy next generation fibre infrastructure across the public sector, businesses, mobile operators, and homes. These projects are key to improving connectivity for millions of people and boosting economic productivity in the long-term.

To achieve this goal individuals from Bechtel bring their experience and expertise to the role while working within the client’s organisation as part of an integrated team. We commit to supporting the client’s goals while promoting our values of fairness, diversity, inclusion, trust and collaboration guided by our Vision, Values and Covenants.

Position Summary

The Senior ESH Specialist is to assist in matters relating to the safety, health and environmental performance for the safe delivery of £50-£300 million of construction works (civil and fibre) within a geographical area. The role holder would be a team player capable of adapting to an integrated team environment.

Typical Responsibilities

· Managing a team of SHE Advisors and supporting to ensure objectives are met

· Undertake ES&H site assurance visits / inspections to monitor Client Duties and that of our external Principal Contractors, Designers and others to fulfil their CDM duties

· Provide professional ES&H advice, guidance, training and implement the customers ES&H strategy, engaging and supporting regional City Build Teams

· Undertake ES&H audits/inspections, tracking trends and support the City Build Teams to mitigate risk

· Support the contractor to develop contractor owned ES&H Improvement plans when intervention is required

· Be an ambassador for ES&H and help everyone understand how they can champion ES&H as part of their role on the project

· Champion the ongoing improvements of the customers ES&H Management Systems in accordance with the requirements of ISO 14001, 45001, OHSAS 18001.

· Supports the contractor with serious incident investigations, establish if lessons-learned are implemented, and strive to influence ES&H best practice across the various locations

· Monitor changes in legislation and best practice to ensure continuing legal compliance and best practice in the UK

· Participate in the ES&H risk-review process, attend site team meetings and provide health and safety briefings to increase ES&H awareness and engagement

· Drive and influence best practice, ES&H innovation, and continuous improvement

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

· NEBOSH Diploma, (or equivalent) 10 years + experience in Telecommunications and/or Utility associated construction industry

· IOSH Professional Membership

· Understanding of CDM 2015 Regulations and their application during differing stages of design and construction

· Understanding of Safe Location and Avoidance of Underground Services

· NRSWA Supervisor Qualification

· First Aid Basic Certificate

· Full Driver’s License that is valid in the UK

What you can expect from us

At Bechtel we offer a competitive salary package with the opportunity for flexible working to achieve greater work-life balance. Employee wellbeing is at the centre of our business and Bechtel is committed to offering you the benefits and resources to live healthy lives. We can offer:

· Flexible Working

· Private Medical Coverage

· Life Insurance Program

· Pension Scheme

· Employee Assistance Program

· Long Term Disability Scheme

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation,

gender identity and expression, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.  
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Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

In accordance with Bechtel's duty to provide and maintain a safe workplace for our employees and to safeguard the health of our families, customers, and visitors, we have adopted mandatory COVID-19 safety protocols for each work location, which may include a vaccination or testing requirement. Please speak with your Bechtel recruiter to determine which protocols apply to the work location for the job you are seeking.