Job Opportunity

Health Safety and Environmental Officer

Job title
Health Safety and Environmental Officer

Reporting relationships
Direct to Safety, Health and Environment Manager

Winfrith, Dorset Innovation Park

Employment status
Permanent / Full Time (37 hours per week, Monday to Friday)

Knowledge, skills and personal qualities desired

  • UK qualification equivalent to the role e.g. IOSH, NEBOSH, etc.
  • Degree educated or relevant experience in a similar role
  • Professional membership
  • At least 3 years professional experience
  • Sound knowledge of Health safety and environmental law
  • Manufacturing/Production experience
  • Trained Auditor
  • ISO 14001/50001/OHAS 18001 understanding
  • Willingness to embrace personal development


  • Balancing the Company’s needs with that of the regulatory framework
  • Improving health safety and environmental standards in a rapidly growing organisation

Key accountabilities

  • Capable of taking responsibility for company SHE matters, covering but not limited to:
    • SHE inspection and audit
    • Risk Assessment
    • Initiate Accident/Incident Investigation Reports
    • SHE committee and Safety Boards
    • SHE Training co-ordinator
    • Report SHE activity progress and matters of concern to the Head of Department
    • Continuous improvement of SHE policies, processes and working practices
    • Implementing emergency procedures
    • Arrange health surveillance

Behavioural requirements

  • Team Player
  • Support to Department Head, Division Head and Senior Management Team in relation to matters of Safety, Health and Environment with a proactive and supportive attitude to finding solutions
  • Strong self-motivation with ability to work independently
  • Strong organisational and prioritisation skills with excellent attention to detail
  • Desire to own decisions and take responsibility for outcomes
  • Problem solver with eye for improvement
  • Business consciousness ¡V able to understand and trade off risk
  • Aligning own values with the Company¡¦s purpose and expectations

More information
Candidates must hold or be able to achieve the required level of security clearance.

How to apply
Please forward your CV and a covering letter explaining why you are suitable for the post to by the closing date and state the job title in the subject line.

Due to the nature of our work and the projects you will be working on, all candidates must be eligible to gain security clearance. ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK Ltd is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications for all posts from suitably qualified people regardless of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, religion or belief.

Only successful applicants will be contacted.

Winfrith Newburgh
Dorset DT2 8ZB