HSE Advisor

Date: Nov 17, 2023

Location: St. Helens, GB

Company: Klöckner Pentaplast

The Company

kp is a globally recognised leader in the packaging and specialty film industry, renowned for its unwavering commitment to sustainability and innovation. The need to act on climate change has never been clearer so we incorporate sustainability into everything we do by #InvestingInBetter - creating innovative products that enhance product protection, shelf life and contribute to reducing the overall carbon footprint.

We're looking for a passionate and dedicated HSE Advisor to join our dynamic team based in St Helens. At our company, we understand the vital role Health and Safety plays in our operations, and we need someone who can make a real impact. If you're eager to be at the forefront of ensuring a safe and sustainable work environment, this is the opportunity for you!


What You'll Do:

As our HSE Advisor, your responsibilities will include:

  • Collaborating with the UK HSE Manager and the Site Leadership team to implement initiatives and improvements.
  • Leading training sessions, conducting monthly reviews, and maintaining up-to-date Risk Assessment matrices.
  • Conducting audits to ensure compliance with our systems and applicable legislation.
  • Managing management systems to maintain site certification against relevant standards and legal requirements.
  • Identifying opportunities for continuous improvement in HSE standards.
  • Working closely with site teams to provide coaching and drive effective problem resolution.
  • Undertaking other tasks as directed.


Management Responsibility:

You'll be responsible for assessments and compliance across all areas of the site.


Strategic Impact:

Work with the UK HSE Manager to help develop the site's strategy for the next 2-5 year plan.


Your Skills and Qualifications:

  • A strong educational background and proficiency in MS Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
  • NEBOSH certificate or working towards NEBOSH Diploma.
  • HSE background with an awareness of relevant management systems (ISO14001, 45001, BRC) and their implementation.
  • Proficiency in Risk Analysis methodology.
  • Experience leading action teams in a modern manufacturing environment.
  • Excellent coaching and team working skills.
  • Ability to manage and prioritize your work and meet deadlines.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
  • High personal and professional standards with a positive, proactive attitude.
  • A valid driver's license.


Educational Requirements/Qualifications and Experience:

  • NEBOSH certificate and working towards NEBOSH Diploma.
  • Environmental Certificate.


Key Competencies:

  • Ability to work collaboratively with other teams to meet HSE objectives.
  • Hands on approach to safety
  • Assertive with a positive attitude and a drive to challenge the status quo and foster improvement.
  • Familiarity with systematic problem-solving and analysis techniques.
  • Ethical decision-making based on ethical principles.
  • Facilitation of the development of appropriate new systems and procedures.


Apply Now!

If you are determined, thrive in a fast-paced environment with high levels of accountability and focus, then we’d love to meet you! Please apply using the link below.

At kp, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion is vital to our global success. We welcome applicants from all identities, ideas, perspectives and experiences and encourage people from underrepresented backgrounds to apply. We aim to create an inclusive culture where our employees feel empowered to play to their strengths and see themselves reflected in the organization without regard to race, gender, religion, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual preference, marital status, or inclusion in any other protected class.