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Head of Health Safety and Environment

Farnborough, Hampshire
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Role Farnborough International requires a Head of Health, Safety and Environment to deliver the safest standards of operations across Farnborough International s events, venue and site. The role will be responsible for leading, managing, maintaining and improving the Health, Safety and Environmental Management of all parts of Farnborough International s business as well as supporting our parent company ADS in both Farnborough and London. Farnborough International s business includes a successful exhibition and conference venue, organising events and exhibitions (including the flagship Farnborough International Airshow), and facilitating film studios and offices on the site. The role will ensure efficient and safe management of Farnborough International s events and group business activities, compliance with relevant legislation and codes of practice and the implementation and management of company Health & Safety policy and procedures. They will also assist the Airshow operational team in the planning, management, and delivery of Farnborough International Airshow. The role directly reports to the Director of Operations. The role directly manages a Health and Safety Coordinator. During the Airshow the role will also have an extensive temporary health and safety management team reporting to them for a three-month period. Candidate The successful candidate will strive to deliver the highest standards of Health and Safety whilst ensuring customer satisfaction combined with operating excellence are maintained. You will develop, track and deliver the budget for areas of direct responsibility ensuring activities are on time and within budget and have the ability to look for cost saving without compromising overall operational delivery, whilst negotiating with suppliers in a precise and effective way. With a working knowledge and experience of coordinating and managing contractors, you have a high level of technical competency and understanding. As a personable and a good team player, you have a hands on approach, allowing you to lead and manage a team well. We are looking to appoint a pro-active individual with excellent diplomatic, communication and organisational skills who has the capability of building strong working relationships, in order to support and assist teams across the business. Key Skills & Competencies NEBOSH Diploma (or equivalent) NEBOSH Fire Safety Certificate (or equivalent) Environmental qualification (desirable) Minimum of 5 years experience in a Health and Safety management role Experience in the events or film industries Full driving licence required Salary & Benefits Dependant on experience. Benefits include; bonus, life insurance, pension, private health insurance, access to Farnborough parking, season ticket loan, cycle to work scheme How to Apply Vacancy location: Showcentre, Farnborough Details: Full Time, 37.5hours per week but would considered reduced hours circa 4 days a week Contract: Permanent Contract All applicants should apply with a CV and Supporting Statement, including salary expectations and location
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  • Job Reference: 707469469-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Farnborough International Limited
    Farnborough International Limited
  • Location: Farnborough, Hampshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Job Type: Permanent