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Bristol - Plant
Business Unit:
Selwood Head Office
Salary Details:
Advertising End Date:
30 Apr 2019
Our Business Unit

Founded in 1946, Selwood is now a £60m turnover company employing 500 staff throughout its nationwide network of branches and is one of the largest privately owned companies serving the Water, Environmental and Construction industries.

Selwood has developed specialist divisions within Pump Rental Solutions and Plant Hire and Sales and is  the No. 1 Hirer in the UK with an unrivalled depth of technical expertise and the largest and most modern fleets.

With a foundation of 70 years within our industry, Selwood continues to be an innovative business responding to meet the needs of our clients with cutting edge approaches to customer service, product development,manufacture and service.

About The Role
Selwood is a leading provider within the Pump and Plant industry and is one of the largest privately owned companies serving the Water, Environmental and Construction industries. Selwood are committed to sustaining and advancing our high levels of Safety, Quality, Health and the Environments that we operate in.
To support our QHSE function which forms part of our wider central services, Selwood are looking for a proven QHSE Auditor to join our team based from our Bristol Plant branch.

This full time position will be responsible for branches within a geographical remit and will provide support and guidance in delivering QHSE strategies,policies and procedures through the company's core values.

Responsibilities of this role will include:
  • To support the QHSE Manager and the business in achieving the Group Mission Statement and promoting the Core Values by: 

  • Providing support and guidance to the Companies Business Units, Sales and Central Services by having a positive attitude and directing QHSE strategies, policies and procedures through the companies core values
  • Conducting periodic internal reviews and audits to ensure that compliance with external standards and internal procedures are followed.
  • Undertaking the internal investigation of compliance issues ensuring all actions are followed up.
  • Analysing CPARs and producing reports, statistics and recommendations as appropriate.
  • Write reports; conduct thorough investigations and make recommendations for improvement.
  • Writing policies and procedures related to compliance activities. Reviewing and amending internal processes as appropriate to maintain compliance with standards and best practice.
  • Maintaining knowledge of developments and changes in all QA and related matters.
  • Networking with external bodies to ensure knowledge of changes and developments with legislation and standards and make recommendations to QHSE Manager on actions required.
  • Reviewing the QHSE related Operating Systems and Procedures and ensure that changes are initiated and approved in accordance with the document control system.
  • Supporting and advising the QHSE Manager and Senior Managers to ensure compliance with customers requirements and regulations.
  • Producing reports for the QHSE Manager as and when required and in particular for the annual QHSE Management Review Meeting.
  • Monitoring the performance of suppliers and sub-contractors, and ensuring records are available for approved suppliers.
  • Investigating any incident as required enabling the business to provide the necessary information to the relevant authorities and external bodies as required.

  • There will be UK travel and overnight stays required on a monthly basis.
Essential qualifications and skills:
Knowledge and operational experience of ensuring compliance with the following standards:

• ISO 9001
• ISO 45001
• ISO 14001
  • A background in construction, utilities, manufacturing or similar industries with operational experience of ISO industry standards.
  • Auditing & Strong IT skills
  • Effective interpersonal skills with ability to develop strong stakeholder responsibilities
  • Ability to prioritise, organise and deliver results
  • A Positive attitude, excellent attention to detail
  • Must be able to drive and travel throughout the UK.
  • Operational experience of Health & Safety legislation and good practice.
  • Knowledge of SharePoint.
  • NEBOSH Qualification
  • Member of IQA, IRCA, IOSH
  • Knowledge of;
    • UVDB
    • Network Rail – PTS
What we can offer you

Selwood are pleased to offer a competitive salary consummate with qualifications and skills. 24 days Holidays + Bank Holidays, Pension Scheme. Government Child care voucher scheme and free on site parking. 

Monday to Friday 40 hours per week.
This position will be based at our Chandlers Ford headquarters and will require some travel to our branch network.
Selwood are committed to the ongoing development of our teams and training will be provided in line with the responsibilities of these position.