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Chemistry Regulatory Scientists - North

  • Location: Bootle or York
  • Salary: £23,894 - £25,936
  • Post type: Permanent
  • Closing date: 6 May 2016

Join the team In this varied and interesting role, we will look to you to prepare written technical evaluations of data submitted in support of applications for pesticide and biocide approval in both the UK and EU. You will perform risk assessments and produce risk management conclusions. You will then be called on to present your decisions to diverse audiences, including the UK Expert Committee on Pesticides, other government departments, and EU agencies in Italy and Helsinki.

The closing date may be brought forward if we reach our maximum ceiling of applications prior to this date. As such, early applications are encouraged. Please note CV’s sent direct to HSE will not be accepted.

You can find further information and apply for the Chemistry Regulatory Scientists role via Civil Service Jobs.

Control and Instrumentation Engineer - National

  • Location: Bedford, Cardiff, Chelmsford. Edinburgh, Newcastle upon Tyne, Oxted
  • Salary: Up to £60,167 depending on relevant experience and skills
  • Post type: Permanent
  • Closing date: 30 September 2016

Your specialist knowledge will play an important role addressing major accident hazards within Control and Instrumentation systems in a wide variety of Onshore Major Hazard Installations; you will be involved in completing accident investigation and inspections. You will join a dynamic team which will provide you the opportunity to contribute and influence national technical guidance.

The closing date may be brought forward if we reach our maximum ceiling of applications prior to this date. As such, early applications are encouraged. Please note CV’s sent direct to HSE will not be accepted.

You can find further information and apply for the Control and Instrumentation Engineer role via Civil Service Jobs.

Divisional Directors (3 roles available) - Bootle other locations depend on role

  • Location: Bootle but other flexibilities dependant on role
  • Salary: Starting salary between £80,000 and £90,000 depending on relevant experience and skills
  • Post type: Permanent
  • Closing date: 27 April 2016

This is an exciting opportunity to lead one of the operational divisions that deliver HSE’s regulatory functions and to work closely with the HSE management board in setting and delivering our strategic ambitions.

Three roles are available. They each offer the scope for an established senior leader to lead a significant operational activity, to demonstrate their ability to engage a diverse, geographically distributed workforce and external stakeholders, and to introduce innovation that ensures sustained high performance and public confidence. The roles require directly relevant regulatory expertise (or close equivalent) and the interpersonal skills to establish professional credibility and authority quickly.

These Divisional Directors are accountable for performance and delivery of their annual plans to the HSE Management Board, and are line managed by the Director Regulation.

You can find further information and apply for the Divisional Directors roles via Civil Service Jobs.

Ecotoxicology Regulatory Scientists - North

  • Location: Bootle or York
  • Salary: £23,894 - £25,936
  • Post type: Permanent
  • Closing date: 6 May 2016

Join a specialist team of scientists who evaluate data on the effects of pesticides and biocides, to a wide range of non-target organisms - including birds, wild mammals, aquatic organisms, plants, arthropods, earthworms and soil micro-organisms. You will then use information from these studies to carry out regulatory risk assessments and write regulatory documents for national and international audiences. You will, on occasion, be required to providing advice and guidance to diverse audiences, including our own Expert Committee on Pesticides, other government departments and EU member states. You may find yourself contributing to international guidance documents and travelling overseas for project work.

You will also provide ecotoxicological and regulatory advice to diverse parties, including scientific and policy colleagues in CRD and other government departments.

The closing date may be brought forward if we reach our maximum ceiling of applications prior to this date. As such, early applications are encouraged. Please note CV’s sent direct to HSE will not be accepted.

You can find further information and apply for the Ecotoxicology Regulatory Scientists role via Civil Service Jobs.

Efficacy Regulatory Scientists - North

  • Location: Bootle or York
  • Salary: £23,894 - £25,936
  • Post type: Permanent
  • Closing date: 6 May 2016

Working in multi-disciplinary teams, you will write persuasive regulatory documents for national and international audiences.

You will also provide efficacy and regulatory advice to diverse parties, including scientific and policy colleagues in CRD and other government departments.  Join us in this exciting opportunity.

The closing date may be brought forward if we reach our maximum ceiling of applications prior to this date. As such, early applications are encouraged.  Please note CV’s sent direct to HSE will not be accepted.

You can find further information and apply for the Efficacy Regulatory Scientists role via Civil Service Jobs.

Electrical Engineer - National

  • Location: Basingstoke, Bedford, Cardiff, Chelmsford, Edinburgh, Newcastle upon Tyne, Oxted
  • Salary: Up to £60,167 depending on relevant experience and skills
  • Post type: Permanent
  • Closing date: 30 September 2016

Using your Electrical Engineering expertise you will address potential major accidents hazards within a wide range of onshore major hazards installations. This is challenging role which will offer the opportunity to provide expert evidence to legal proceedings, provide specialist assistance and advice to colleagues.

The closing date may be brought forward if we reach our maximum ceiling of applications prior to this date. As such, early applications are encouraged. Please note CV’s sent direct to HSE will not be accepted.

You can find further information and apply for the Electrical Engineer role via Civil Service Jobs.

Exposure Regulatory Scientists - North

  • Location: Bootle or York
  • Salary: £23,894 - £25,936
  • Post type: Permanent
  • Closing date: 6 May 2016

Join a specialist team of scientists considering exposures, of users and other people, arising from the use of biocides and pesticides. You will be responsible for evaluating non-dietary exposure data, assessing the amount and frequency of exposures, and undertaking quantitative risk assessments in support of applications for the authorisation of biocides and pesticides, in both the UK and EU. As well as evaluating specific data we will also look to you to evaluate cases concerning these exposures using established predictive models.

The closing date may be brought forward if we reach our maximum ceiling of applications prior to this date. As such, early applications are encouraged. Please note CV’s sent direct to HSE will not be accepted.

You can find further information and apply for the Exposure Regulatory Scientists role via Civil Service Jobs.

Mechanical Engineer - National

  • Location: South West, Wales, Eastern, South East, London, East Midlands, Yorkshire and the Humber, Scotland, North East, West Midlands, North West
  • Salary: Up to £54,508 depending on relevant experience and skills
  • Post type: Permanent
  • Closing date: 30 September 2016

HSE’s Mechanical Engineering team ensure inspections of Major Hazards Installations are completed by a highly motivated experienced team. This will be your opportunity to utilise your specialist knowledge to be involved in conducting inspections, undertaking investigations, contribute to the development of technical and operational strategy.

The closing date may be brought forward if we reach our maximum ceiling of applications prior to this date. As such, early applications are encouraged. Please note CV’s sent direct to HSE will not be accepted.

You can find further information and apply for the Mechanical Engineer role via Civil Service Jobs.

Occupational Health Specialist - National

  • Location: Basingstoke,Oxted, Bristol, Bedford, Nottingham, Chelmsford, Edinburgh, Leeds and Bootle.
  • Salary: Up to £43,349
  • Post type: Permanent
  • Closing date: 30 September 2016

Minimising occupational health risk is a challenging and varied task for our specialist team of Registered Nurses. You’ll be involved in conducting inspections, undertaking investigations, taking enforcement action, or by providing specialist assistance and advice to colleagues.

The closing date may be brought forward if we reach our maximum ceiling of applications prior to this date. As such, early applications are encouraged.

You can find further information and apply for the Occupational Health Specialist role via Civil Service Jobs.

Occupational Hygiene Specialist - South East

  • Location: South East
  • Salary: Up to £48,121
  • Post type: Permanent
  • Closing date: 30 September 2016

Specialist providing front line occupational hygiene expertise, helping to regulate workplaces to ensure that workplace health risks have been identified, evaluated, eliminated or adequately controlled.

The closing date may be brought forward if we reach our maximum ceiling of applications prior to this date. As such, early applications are encouraged.

You can find further information and apply for the Occupational Hygiene Specialist role via Civil Service Jobs.

Process Safety Specialist - National

  • Location: National
  • Salary: Up to £54,508 depending on relevant experience and skills
  • Post type: Permanent
  • Closing date: 30 September 2016

HSE offer the opportunity to join HSE’s Process Safety team. You will utilise your specialist knowledge and skills in a widely varied role which will include investigating process safety related accidents and incidents, providing specialist assistance and advice to colleagues.

The closing date may be brought forward if we reach our maximum ceiling of applications prior to this date. As such, early applications are encouraged. Please note CV’s sent direct to HSE will not be accepted.

You can find further information and apply for the Process Safety Specialist role via Civil Service Jobs.

Radiation Specialist - England, Wales or Scotland

  • Location: England, Wales or Scotland
  • Salary: Up to £48,121
  • Post type: Permanent
  • Closing date: 30 September 2016

You'll draw on your technical knowledge and practical experience to support our frontline enforcement and advisory work in sectors using ionising and non-ionising radiation. There's real variety to this role, which focuses on supporting or leading inspection activities.

The closing date may be brought forward if we reach our maximum ceiling of applications prior to this date. As such, early applications are encouraged.

You can find further information and apply for the Radiation Specialist role via Civil Service Jobs.

Toxicologist Regulatory Scientists - North

  • Location: Bootle or York
  • Salary: £23,894 - £25,936
  • Post type: Permanent
  • Closing date: 6 May 2016

Working in multi-disciplinary teams, you will write persuasive regulatory documents for national and international audiences.

You will also provide toxicological and regulatory advice to diverse parties, including scientific and policy colleagues in CRD and other government departments.  Join us in this challenging and exciting role.

The closing date may be brought forward if we reach our maximum ceiling of applications prior to this date. As such, early applications are encouraged.  Please note CV’s sent direct to HSE will not be accepted.

You can find further information and apply for the Toxicologist Regulatory Scientists role via Civil Service Jobs.

Updated 2016-04-28