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Health, Safety and Environment Specialist

Location: Derby, ENG, GB

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At Bombardier Transportation, our trains and rail solutions move millions of people safely and reliably around the world, every single day. Join us, and you’ll be part of a global team, sharing knowledge, experience and ideas across countries and cultures, and boosting our reputation as a global leader in rail technology. Your work will have a truly human impact, connecting communities, cities and businesses, and helping people to get where they need to be. It’s all about progress.

If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career as a HSE Specialist for our location in Derby

About the role:

An experienced health, safety and environment practitioner is sought to drive improvement in practices and behaviours in a manufacturing environment. The site is under constant scrutiny, both internally and externally, and therefore has a strong emphasis on ensuring compliance with health, safety and environmental legislation, as well as delivering non-legal initiatives to promote a preventive culture. The ideal candidate will be able to manage a demanding work pace with conflicting priorities while having an ability to take a strategic approach to identifying and developing initiatives to support the site preventive culture programs.


- Responsibility for ensuring that the Derby site fulfils all relevant health, safety and environmental statutory duties, thereby contributing to accident prevention and reduction, as well as supporting programmes to improve environmental performance and thereby reducing exposure to prosecution/fines;
- Have a thorough understanding of environmental legislation and standards to facilitate support for the site senior environmental specialist with various environmental statutory duties;
- Responsibility for non-legal health, safety and environmental issues, including:

- checking compliance with health and safety requirements through the use of Key Performance Indicators / internal audits;
- investigating all accidents, incidents, and near-misses using advanced root cause analysis; identifying, designing and deploying initiatives as part of the site preventive culture programme;
- creating and delivering effective, high-quality health, safety and environment training packages; delivering the site HSE induction;
- designing and deploying health, safety and environment initiatives to continually improve health, safety and environmental performance (e.g. behavioural safety culture), including regular communication with all levels of the organisation;
- providing expert advice, coaching and support to all areas of the business, including advice on equipment, processes and practices.


- An in-depth technical knowledge of a varied range of health, safety and environmental issues.
- Minimum of NEBOSH certificate;
- Excellent presentation skills, both written and oral, in order to communicate effectively at all levels of the organisation; planning skills;
- Computer literate (Word, Excel, PowerPoint);
- Self-motivation, with a passion for health, safety and environment;
- Team player with a passion for the role;

Posting date: 01.08.2018

Closing date: 01.09.2018

Working schedule: 37h

Competitive salary package

Are you interested in starting an exciting career at Bombardier Transportation? If so, apply now at and start your dynamic career today!

Your ideas move people.

Job: Health and Safety
Primary Location: GB-ENG-Derby
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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