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SHEQ Advisor

Job Location: Southern Water region, (Ham Hill, Goddards Green or Chickenhall), although may be required to work elsewhere.

Job Status: Permanent (Full-time)

Job Career Level: Experienced (Non Manager)

Job Salary: Competitive salary

Job Reference code: HSA/SW/1

Division: Health and Safety

Hours: Mon – Fri, 7am to 5pm, weekend working, out of hours and standby rotas apply.

Reporting to: Head of SHEQ

Liaising with: Company-wide from Directors and Divisional Managers through to all levels of staff.


  • Reporting to Head of SHEQ assisting in all aspects of Health and Safety for the company.
  • Supporting Depot Management, field and engineers in advising Health and Safety matters.
  • Field based role with a base location within the Southern Water region.
  • Undertaking incident investigations to establish cause and remedies needed for improvement.
  • Collation of incident data and near miss reporting.
  • Producing talk box talks when required.
  • Identify Health and Safety issues and rectify through established training methods.
  • Conducting company inductions for new starters.
  • Supporting business needs as required.

Experience: At least 3 years’ experience in a SHEQ role in a similar industry with Health and Safety experience.

  • A NEBOSH certificate as a minimum.
  • Experience of managing, coaching and improving all areas of health and safety.
  • Very high standard of communication skills for client presentations, proposals and report writing.
  • Ability to develop and sustain new business relationships.
  • Experience of BSI ISO 9001, 14001 and BSI OHSAS 18001 standard.
  • Visible Health and Safety values.
  • Accurate and attention to detail.


  • Able to demonstrate results delivery.
  • Partnership building (internal and external users).
  • Influencing skills.
  • Excellent information sharing ability at all levels.
  • Visible SHEQ values.
  • Improvement drive.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Embracing and Driving change.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Planning and organising skills.
  • The ability to interact with people at all levels within/external to the company.
  • The ability to self-prioritise workload.

General: A zero tolerance alcohol and drug abuse policy applies.

To apply please download the application form and return the completed form with your CV and cover letter to

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    MTS operates an integrated management system comprising the individual accreditations for ISO 9001 (Quality), 14001 (Environment) and 18001 (Health and Safety). Certified and regularly audited for compliance by BSI Customers are assured of rigorous processes and procedures supporting front line service delivery
  • Trusted service provider

    MTS is entrusted by major water companies across Southern and South East England to work safely to the highest performance standards under stringent environmental and financial control. Rail, airport and highway agencies similarly demand safe and secure services from MTS for the maintenance of critical infrastructure with minimum risk to the travelling public

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