HSE Lead

Job Title: HSE Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Frankfurt, Hessen
Salary: €70000 - €80000 per annum + Allowance, Accommodation, Flights
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JR190145_1617110946
Contact Name: Joe Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 30, 2021 14:29

Job Description

HSE Lead


Job Reference: JR190145

Salary: €70,000-€80,000 + Allowance, Accommodation, Travel

HSE Lead Job Profile:

A specialist M&E contractor is looking for a HSE Lead to join their team working on data centre construction projects. This position is to be based in Frankfurt on a rotation basis.

Applicants must be eligible to work in Europe. Please do not apply if you are not a resident in Europe with a work permit

HSE Lead Key Activities

The successful HSE Lead will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Adherence to the project Safety Management system
  • Adherence to relevant Environmental, Health & Safety statutory provisions & legislation
  • Drafting & adherence to the Health, Safety, Environmental & COVID-19 Plans
  • Coordination in the development of task specific Method statements, risk assessments, safe plan of action, permit to work etc
  • Compiling project HSE KPIs & indicators and reporting on a monthly basis
  • Good Safety Practices are managed & maintained including SOR programme
  • Ongoing chemical assessments, control of hazardous substances
  • Safety interventions are completed & registered
  • Carry out regular site audits and inspection, document results and follow up on any corrective actions
  • Records of statutory inspections are available for project activities, tool and plant
  • Adopt a Proactive approach to project EHS requirements
  • Ability to work either independently or as part of a team
  • Provide Safety input to site management & at site EHS forums
  • Ensure project sub-contractor adhere to project EHS plans & procedures
  • Vetting of all documentation for Subcontractors & labour supply
  • Site induction & training is coordinated, managed & maintained
  • Project PPE is resourced & available
  • Compile & carry out Toolbox talks
  • Method Statement briefings
  • Carry out accident, incident & near-miss investigation reports in a timely manner & ensure communication to project management. Methodical approach to accident and incident investigation and reporting
  • Welfare & Hygiene facilities are in place, managed & maintained
  • Liaison with site Project Management on environmental, health & safety issues
  • Waste reduction and recycling programmes are maintained in line with project policies & procedures
  • Chair company project HSE meetings
  • Ensure legal registers are kept up to date
  • Ensure that all project HSE documents and records are maintained on the sharepoint system

HSE Lead Specification

The following will be required of the HSE Lead:

  • 5+ years' experience of managing environmental, health and safety on construction sites
  • Thorough knowledge of current environmental, health and safety legislation
  • Flexibility and good team working skills
  • Ability to efficiently manage all environmental, health and safety issues on site
  • Strong communication & computer skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative and possess strong interpersonal and communications skills
  • Applicants must be based in Europe to be considered
  • Instructor training courses in working at heights, manual handling or abrasive wheels (Desirable)
  • Previous experience of working on mainland Europe (Desirable)
  • Previous data centre experience would be an advantage (Desirable)
  • Experience working with electrical contractors or electrical experience (Desirable)

HSE Lead Personal Skills and Qualifications

The successful HSE Lead will possess the following:

  • Relevant third level qualification in Environmental, Health & Safety (Degree or Diploma) is preferred
  • Applicants must be eligible to work in Europe. Please do not apply if you are not a resident in Europe with a work permit

To Apply for the position of HSE Lead, or to find out what other opportunities we can offer in the data centre construction sector, please contact Joe Raymond at Project Resource Ltd.

Services advertised by Project Resource are that of an Employment Agency/Business. Project resource is an equality and diversity recruitment agent and employer.

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