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HSE careers

Regardless of your role, being part of the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) gives you a real opportunity to help Great Britain work well. We protect lives and livelihoods and also help employers innovate, be productive and grow. Our people do some of the most important work in the Civil Service, supporting the government.

As the national occupational health and safety regulator, we offer a range of rewarding career opportunities. We employ scientists, engineers, health experts, and IT and digital professionals as well as inspectors and many other roles. We invest in our people because together we can help more people come home safe and well from their jobs.

Latest vacancies

Administration Apprentice Bootle

Our operational support staff contribute to the delivery of the Strategy by supporting the work of HSE Inspectors across a range of industries including Manufacturing, Construction, Chemicals and Energy. The support is delivered through a range of established and developing procedures.

Control, Instrumentation and Cyber Security Specialist

Our Control, Instrumentation and Cyber Security specialists help employers across Great Britain in a large range of essential major hazard industries, with thousands of workers, to manage work safely. In this role, you can utilise your considerable technical knowledge to influence not only individual employers but whole industry sectors, particularly the major hazard industries.

Economic Adviser

We are looking for an exceptional economist to provide high-quality economic analysis to business areas across HSE, including HSE’s health strategy, injury and fatality priority areas and the regulation of major hazards.

Diary Secretary to the Chair of Health and Safety Executive

Could you say in your current role you are doing life-saving work? You can with HSE. As Diary Secretary to the Chair of HSE, Martin Temple CBE, you will be helping him to be effective in his role to help people come home safe and well from their jobs. This role provides you with a unique opportunity to have a birds-eye view of all HSE work sectors.

Updated: 2018-11-01