HSE Manager - Chemicals - North West

Location Cheshire
Discipline: Pharmaceutical, Chemicals, Polymers
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Negotiable
Contact name: Paul Mears

Contact email: paul.mears@sciencesr.com
Job ref: PM-QA00010_1621411931
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: asap

There is an important management-level position as an HSE Manager for a speciality chemistry firm based in the Cheshire region. Are you degree-educated with experience in managing quality systems within COMAH-regulated chemical manufacturing? This could be the next step in your career.

Your day to day duties as HSE Manager will be:

  • Managing the site's environmental and quality certifications
  • Liaising with other departments such as process chemistry to promote best practices
  • Being a visible "champion" of a culture of continuous improvement as part of the technical management team
  • Internal auditing of laboratory and plant activities

A background in the following is required for the role:

  • Relevant QA and HSE experience in the chemical manufacturing industry
  • A degree (or equivalent experience) in a chemistry field
  • Further certifications such as NEBOSH are highly desirable

For full consideration for this opportunity please apply with your CV (2 pages max., Word document format), plus your salary, location and eligibility to work in the UK details.

Note my client is unable to sponsor visas for those without eligibility to work in the UK.

When choosing your scientific recruitment specialist, why should it be Dr Paul Mears, Head of Chemical recruitment, at Science Solutions?

The team I manage here focus solely on matching scientists to positions in the UK speciality chemical industry, and related areas such as drug discovery and agrochemicals, which is where my own experience and network position me best for clients and job seekers alike. Supplemented by a background working in the speciality chemicals and fragrance and flavours sectors, I completed academic studies with a PhD in organic chemistry at the University of Manchester, which came after graduating with a BSc at the University of Leeds' famous Colour & Polymer Chemistry department. Following a short post-doctoral research post I built up nearly six years' experience in recruiting scientists into new jobs. Full references and testimonials of successful assignments such as Technical Directors, Heads of Operations and quick turnarounds for urgent laboratory needs can be found on my LinkedIn profile - search Paul Mears.