Health, Safety and Security Technical Expert Location: Leeds Salary: Competitive Closing Date: Thursday 31 January 2019 Summary: Working closely with the H&S Manager, the HS&S Technical Expert will play a pro-active role in the support and development of the Health & Safety Management System utilised by Mitsubishi Power Systems Europe Ltd operations across Europe, Africa and the Middle East. The individual will also work to deliver business assurance and improve the corporate audit capability with a primary focus on Health and Safety. Job Description: Support the H&S Manager in the implementation of the company’s Health & Safety management system; Contribute to the development and maintenance of HS&S written processes, as requested; Support the H&S Manager in the development of Travel Safety and Security Risk Assessments for those travelling abroad; Support departments in the development of specific country security documentation and travel risk guidelines; Assist with the provision and where necessary the acquisition of specialist security advice for higher risk countries and the development of Emergency Evacuation Plans; Where assessed as appropriate undertake reconnaissance of higher risk countries and specifically customer and accommodation security provisions and the safety of routes between them and ports of entry; Promote the QHSE function/ethos, inclusive of contributing to the development of training and promotional media; Work with departments to identify training needs and monitor implementation, including the provision and delivery of in-house HS&S training and tool box talks and the evaluation of training programmes; Analyse and report on monthly incident statistics and where necessary work with the H&S Manager to develop Safety Alerts for briefing to the wider business. Support the implementation of the QHSE Communication Plan (public relations activities); Support the identification and achievement of QHSE related initiatives/objectives, such as Kaizen and other areas of Continuous Improvement; Collate and provide QHSE related input into management meetings (local and corporate); Undertake HS&S inspections and audits, as required, at both MHPS-EU facilities and customer sites. Identify corrective and/ or preventative measures and assure improvement actions are implemented; Distribute updates of QHSE related information, ensuring they are clearly identified and that staff are aware of updates as they occur; Represent MHPS-EU on internal safety groups, as required; Promote a safety culture which secures effective implementation of policy, procedures and responsibilities throughout MHPS-EU operational delivery; Communicate HSE best practice to all MHPS-EU sites and assist with implementation of new ideas advances in working strategies; Maintain a good working knowledge of relevant legislation to the power industry and the ability to undertake suitable and sufficient risk assessments; Contribute to routine performance reports, monitor and make recommendations for incorporation into the company annual QHSE management review and strategic direction; Be prepared to work as a HS&E Technical Advisor to cover programme shortfalls. This will sometimes result in working away from home on continuous shifts during planned and unplanned service delivery activities. Candidate Specification: Preferably graduate level education with ideally a proven engineering experience from within the area of Gas Turbines, Steam Turbines or the wider Power Industry, including suitable levels of knowledge and training; Extensive overseas travel and security experience essential; Attainment of NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent; Membership of IOSH (and actively undertaking CPD and working towards higher level membership); Fluency in business English (additional languages considered desirable); Possession of excellent communication skills, verbal and written; Communicate effectively with all levels of employees. Maintain the highest degree of honesty and integrity at all times Practical knowledge and application of MS Office, Visio and Project software; Highly organised and self-motivated with the ability to work on own and within a team; Ability to develop good working relationships with all other departments and at all levels; A good working knowledge of applicable legislation and the following standards is essential: ISO EN 9001:2015; ISO EN 14001:2015; BS OHSAS 18001:2007 & ISO 45001:2018.