SHE Advisor

BAE Systems UK

Location: Portsmouth

Job Type: Not Specified


Job title: SHE Advisor

Location: Portsmouth

We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements - please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role.

Salary: Up to £52,371 depending on experience

What you’ll be doing:

  • Working as part of an integrated team, implement the SHE strategy across the MISC Facility enabling the delivery of integration, cultural change, continuous improvement, SHE maturity, environmental sustainability, occupational health and wellbeing
  • Provide expert advice, guidance and support to the MISC in all aspects of SHE and ensure compliance against system requirements and in the implementation of SHE Level improvement plans
  • Provide management information for the identification of trends and suitable corrective actions to improve SHE performance
  • Be Safety Interface for NCSISS and hosted projects
  • Point of Contact for all matters appertaining to MISC SHE/OH
  • Manage and control the hazard reporting process including site inspections and investigation / closeout

Your skills and experiences:

  • Basic understanding of the defence maritime industry
  • Basic understanding of the partnering between Government and private sector.
  • Prior experience of document management control.
  • Understanding of the need to capture and maintain data generated for use by the project.


You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

The Facilities team:

This role is to act as the Facility’s SHE Advisor for the Naval Ships Combat Systems (NSCS) Maritime Integration & Support Centre (MISC) located at Portsdown Technology Park. The main purpose of the role is to ensure that the facilities Health and Safety System is operational, promoting a “Safety 1st Culture” as well as to support the activities being conducted within the facility.

Why BAE Systems?

This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals. We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.”

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

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