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HSE Advisor

North West England

  • Reference: 388014
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: £Competitive + Car + Benefits

  • Location: Carlisle / Remote Working

Our Client

Carr’s Group plc is an international leader in manufacturing value added products and solutions, with market leading brands and robust market positions in the Agriculture and Engineering sectors.
They aim to be recognised as an international business at the forefront of innovation and technology across Agriculture and Engineering.

Carr’s Billington comprises 30 retail sites providing a variety of agricultural products, machinery and fuel but also providing machinery repair and servicing both on Carr’s sites and on farm.  Their strategy is to provide all a farmer needs and differentiate themselves through their product range, their customer and technical service levels all delivered from convenient local sites. 

Both Carr’s Group plc and Carr’s Billington are at an exciting point as they look to build on continued growth in their existing markets, whilst maximising efficiency and continuing to push into new markets. 

The Opportunity

Reporting to the Group HSE Director, as HSE Advisor you will work closely with the Managing Director and the senior management team to lead and advisor on all HSE matters for Carr’s Billington sites.  This includes the fuel division, machinery service centres, operational warehouse, and retail stores.  You will look to continue to drive a culture of zero harm and industry best practice across all Carr’s Billington sites. 

You will be responsible for:

  • Providing guidance and support to the management team on best practise in health, safety & environmental matters. 
  • Driving and embedding a positive “Just Safety Culture” to support fairness, openness, responsibility throughout Carr’s Billington sites. 
  • Support and deliver the roll out of an upgraded Group HSE Management System. 
  • Provide HSE support throughout Carr’s Billington offering support and training, managing the risk process to the operational and support teams. 
  • Supporting the continued to development of Standard Operating Systems, One Point Lessons and Safe Systems of Work incorporating safety and environmental requirements. 
  • Driving continuous improvement of employee health, safety, welfare and environment issues through promotion and communication. 

About You

As a highly experienced HSE Advisor you will have considerable experience in providing a collaborative and challenging HSE service to a wide variety of operational sites.  Previous experience gained in a supporting a hazardous site and a minimum of NEBOSH Diploma will enable you to understand the real complexity and variety of the Carr’s Billington sites.  You will have previous experience in driving continuous improvement in HSE to raise standards and embed a positive engaged culture.  An awareness or experience in environment (permitted operations etc) would be advantageous. 

This role offers a hybrid working pattern with one day per week based from Head Office in Carlisle and the remaining time based either across the Carr’s Billington sites as appropriate to build effective relationships or working from home. 

This is an exciting opportunity to join a successful and expanding business that is truly passionate about people and play a lead role in rolling out a new Group HSE Management to enable the business to achieve its ambitious whilst continuing to support its people. 

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