Airport, Operations, Management, Office, operations

Environmental Health & Safety Lead

Last updated: 5 months ago
Expires: 3 months ago
Job Role:
Airport, Operations, Management, Office, operations
Aircraft type:
United Kingdom

Job description

Mainly focusing on Material, Information and People flows, whilst striving to achieve the top priorities of Product Quality and Safety, preparing for the future and securing key new developments.

The EHS Lead will be responsible for providing a detailed level of support to the Ramp Up Project Leaders who are responsible for delivering key work packages of enabling projects for the Single Aisle Wing Programme.


  • Drive a 'safety first' culture in the team and be a 'champion for safety'.
  • Ensure employee safety through competence management, risk assessment and risk reduction, audit and legislative compliance.
  • To cooperate with and seek direction and advice from the EHS team on matters of EHS strategy, policy, process and method, as necessary.
  • Support and enable the Project Leaders and MFTs to ensure the scope of the projects and project teams comply with legal requirements, best practice and policy regarding safety and health in the work environment.
  • Identify potential hazards in the project scope and implementation that could lead to injury, ill health and loss and undertake risk assessments to help in setting priorities for further control and management of risks in the work environment.
  • To produce and support the implementation of appropriate local procedures, method statements and systems as required by legislation, policy or risk assessment, in the format required by the EHS team.
  • To ensure that the Airbus policy on environment and health and safety risk assessment is applied to the project, and in particular
  • Direct support to the Project Leaders by consulting and performing the necessary activities to ensure all industrial asset installations are safe for operation.
  • Implement, and assist with the development of, a safety training strategy that meets the needs of compliance, policy and production.
  • Exercise a strong team governance inclusive of improving the ways of working through Project Management standards and principles.
  • Put the company values & behaviours into practice by visibly demonstrating commitment to the values journey.
  • Lead by example, increasing engagement, trust & speed of decision making.
  • Contribute to the overall project lessons learned throughout.


  • Stakeholder engagement.
  • NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent.
  • Good working knowledge of applicable legislation guidance and best practice.
  • Ability to work in a team and on own initiative.
  • Proven communications skills.
  • Ability to write clear, concise, plain English documentation to a high standard.
  • Ability to produce suitable and sufficient risk assessments that appropriately balance cost and risk.
  • A good understanding of Google software.
  • Record of achievement and delivery within EHS environment.
  • Minimum of two years working in a health and safety role.
  • Minimum of three years working in a manufacturing environment.

Guidant Global (Airbus) is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


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