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Current Vacancies

Health, Safety, Environment and Quality (HSEQ) Coordinator

Job Reference Number: UOS031538
Job Title: Health, Safety, Environment and Quality (HSEQ) Coordinator
Contract Type: Open ended subject to funding
Working Pattern: Part time working 28 hours per week
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering
Department: Translational Energy Research Centre and Sustainable Aviation Fuels Innovation Centre, in the Department of Mechanical Engineering
Location: TERC, Sheffield Business Park, Europa Avenue
Salary: Grade 6 – £27,116 – £31,406 per annum (pro-rata), with potential to progress to
£34,304
Closing Date: 14th February 2022

Looking for a role which is actively contributing to tackling climate change? Want to work with world-leading, cutting-edge technology? Two sustainable energy research centres based at the University of Sheffield are looking for a health, safety, environment and quality (HSEQ) coordinator to join our team.

The Translational Energy Research Centre (TERC) and the Sustainable Aviation Fuels Innovation Centre (SAF-IC) are brand new innovation-focused research centres based at the University of Sheffield Innovation District.

TERC is one of the largest and best-equipped zero-carbon energy, hydrogen, bioenergy, CCUS and combustion pilot-scale research and development facilities in Europe. SAF-IC is a bespoke research centre for the development and testing of sustainable aviation fuels which is the first of its kind in the UK. SAF-IC will also act as a clearing house to help producers and users of sustainable aviation fuels approve their products for application.

You will be responsible for HSEQ at these two world-leading pilot-scale industrial plants, which house equipment including carbon capture, utilisation and storage (CCUS) rigs, waste to energy equipment, a hydrogen electrolyser and a sustainable aviation fuels testing engines.

In return, we offer a competitive salary, flexible working, a generous pension scheme and annual leave entitlement, as well as access to a range of learning and development courses to support your personal and professional development. This role is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund.

TERC and SAF-IC are both part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund.

Skills
● Experience in a health and safety role in the energy/chemical sectors or industry.
● NEBOSH General Certificate or NVQ Level 3 in Occupational Health and Safety.
● IEMA Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management or similar and a recognised qualification in quality management.
● Previous experience of ISO 45001 (or ISO 9001 or ISO 14001) management system.

Duties & Responsibilities
● Contribute to the annual plan, policy and strategy for HSEQ.
● Maintain the legal register and ensure continuing compliance.
● Develop, implement and maintain the HSEQ management systems.
● Provide advice, support and assistance to colleagues regarding HSEQ issues.
● Assist and develop risk assessments and safe systems of work with colleagues.
● Assist with supplier pre-qualification assessment.
● Identify and organise training for the team and ensure training records are up to date.
● Monitor the annual plan, safe systems of work, incidents, etc. and prepare reports.
● Manage the inspections and audits programme.
● Ensure complaints, near misses and accidents are recorded and assist with investigations and reporting.
● Drive cultural and behavioural improvements throughout the site.

We are committed to exploring flexible working opportunities which benefit the individual and University.

We’re one of the best not-for-profit organisations to work for in the UK. The University’s Total Reward Package includes a competitive salary, a generous Pension Scheme and annual leave entitlement, as well as access to a range of learning and development courses to support your personal and professional development.

We build teams of people from different heritages and lifestyles from across the world, whose talent and contributions complement each other to greatest effect. We believe diversity in all its forms delivers greater impact through research, teaching and student experience.

To find out what makes the University of Sheffield a remarkable place to work, watch this short film: www.youtube.com/watch?v=7LblLk18zmo, and follow @sheffielduni and @ShefUniJobs on Twitter for more information.

Apply now via the University’s jobs page by clicking on the button below.

Electrical, Control and Instrumentation (EC&I) Engineering Technician

Job Reference Number: UOS031555
Job Title: Engineering Technician
Contract Type: Open-ended subject to continuity of funding.
Working Pattern: Full time
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering
Department: Department of Mechanical Engineering
Salary: Grade 6 – £27,116 – £31,406 per annum, with potential to progress to £34404 per annum through sustained exceptional contribution.
Closing Date: 16th February 2022

Looking for a technician position which is actively contributing to tackling climate change? Want to work with world-leading, cutting-edge technology? The Translational Energy Research Centre (TERC) and Sustainable Aviation Fuel Innovation Centre (SAF-IC) are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced Electrical, Control and Instrumentation (EC&I) Engineering Technician to join our team.

Working on sustainable energy generation and low carbon technologies that will tackle climate change, you will take responsibility for the electrical, control and instrumentation systems at our unique and exciting pilot-scale industrial plant, which is home to equipment including carbon capture, utilisation and storage (CCUS) rigs, waste to energy equipment, a hydrogen electrolyser and biomass gasifiers.

TERC is one of the largest and best-equipped pilot-scale research and development facilities in Europe. SAF-IC is a bespoke research centre for the development and testing of sustainable aviation fuels which is the first of its kind in the UK. SAF-IC will also act as a clearing house to help producers and users of sustainable aviation fuels approve their products for application.

In return, we offer a competitive salary, flexible working, a generous pension scheme and annual leave entitlement, as well as access to a range of learning and development courses to support your personal and professional development. This role is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund.
TERC and SAF-IC are both part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund. We are committed to exploring flexible working opportunities which benefit the individual and University. We’re one of the best not-for-profit organisations to work for in the UK. The University’s Total Reward Package includes a competitive salary, a generous Pension Scheme and annual leave entitlement, as well as access to a range of learning and development courses to support your personal and professional development.

We build teams of people from different heritages and lifestyles from across the world, whose talent and contributions complement each other to greatest effect. We believe diversity in all its forms delivers greater impact through research, teaching and student experience.

To find out what makes the University of Sheffield a remarkable place to work, watch this short film: www.youtube.com/watch?v=7LblLk18zmo, and follow @sheffielduni and @ShefUniJobs on Twitter for more information.

Apply now via the University’s jobs page by clicking on the button below.