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Position – Head of Health Safety & Environment
Industry – Manufacturing (Site based)
Location – Devizes, Wiltshire
Salary – up to £60,000 per annum

The role

My client is looking to recruit a Head of Health, Safety and Environment to join their manufacturing company based in Wiltshire. The company are a world leading manufacturer of precision parts, primarily serving the automotive, aerospace and power generation industries supplying a worldwide customer base.

The company has three sites within the Southwest of England, one in Bath and two in Devizes and as the Head of the HSE team across 3 sites, you will provide leadership, develop and execute HSE plans across the workforce at each site.

Main Responsibilities

  • Provide strong leadership for the team and key stakeholders
  • Accountable for all HSE issues, including legal compliance and meeting all relevant HSE standards. Covering responsible posts (e.g. Legionella) and required monitoring (e.g. noise, dust etc.)
  • Supporting the delivery of the environmental policy, and compliance with legislation and regulations across all sites
  • Leading and maintaining the ISO Standards (9001, 14001, 18001 / 45001)
  • Carry out H&S investigations and provide recommendations for improvements
  • Actively engaging with colleagues to identify and make process improvements
  • Working with the HSE team, lead on any safety-based audits, legislative based visits or inspections
  • Comply with the systems and procedures for recording and investigating accidents

Essential qualifications and experience:

  • Experience of working in a multi-site role
  • Experience of working in a manufacturing environment
  • Hold a NEBOSH Diploma
  • Experience of working with ISO standards (9001, 14001, 18001 / 45001)
  • Ideally hold a professional membership with the IOSH



  • Salary up to £60,0000
  • Full time (37 hours), permanent position
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Private family healthcare
  • 25 Days holiday + Bank Holidays

    • Job type: Permanent
    • Location: Devizes
    • Date posted:
    • Salary: £60000 - £60000