HSSE Assistant


About the Company:

Our client is a subsidiary of a major global player in the nuclear industry operating on a UK nuclear-licensed site specializing in radioactive waste management and decommissioning services.

They are committed to providing a flexible and hybrid working culture for everyone whilst actively seeking ways of working that allow people to grow and thrive in their roles. Our client offers excellent employment conditions such as a generous annual leave allowance and company pension scheme.

Our client is committed to encouraging equality and diversity within their workforce. Are you enthusiastic about this position and you don’t meet every single requirement? The real fit for a job is not always in your current experience or education. Our client is striving towards strong, diverse, and complementary teams, in an inclusive and authentic workplace. So, if you’re excited about this role but your experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. You might be just the right candidate for this, or other roles and we would like to meet you!

This role is subject to the following

  • Security Clearance
  • Medical, Drug, and Alcohol Tests 

Purpose of the Job

To provide a range of technical assistant services to the HSSE Team, including but not limited to dosimetry administration, KPI reports, statutory reporting, trending, and dissemination of learning, coordination, and administration of HSSE contracts and all other elements of the services delivered by the department.

The Job

Provides technical support to the HSSE department which includes but is not limited to:

  • Administration of the dosimetry systems for the site including the issuing of dosimetry
  • Technical authoring and checking, including relevant KPI reports
  • LFE reports including those following exercises
  • Administration of the Register of Significant Incidents system and associated reporting and action database (currently ReAct)
  • Trending and dissemination of LFE (supervised by others) -Administering the HSSE service demand and time booking process.
  • Reporting to the Strategy and Planning Manager provides technical  support to the wider HSSE team which includes but is not limited to:
  • Planning and scheduling work, project managing small to medium-sized projects and work packages
  • Administrating the department demand management process
  • Coordinating HSSE resource programmes to ensure they are implemented and delivered to plan. 
  • Co-ordinate the development and ongoing maintenance of the IMS portal.
  • Assist in the management of the HSSE Service Delivery Agreements and customer satisfaction assessment.

Delivers a range of generic HSSE activities as required by departmental management, including assisting with investigations, audits, inspections, continual improvement, etc.

Job Requirements

  • Good secondary education to at least 5 GCSEs at Grade C or above (to include maths and English), or equivalent vocational qualifications.
  • Recognised internal auditor training (or a commitment to work towards)
  • Experience in work planning and execution processes and project management
  • Ability to establish and administer document management systems.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and programme own work.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills including good interpersonal skills necessary to work in a team environment and to liaise with all levels of the organisation
  • Ability to establish and administer planning and work execution processes
  • Previous experience as an administrator or assistant
  • Previous experience authoring or checking documents, preferably technical documents (Desirable)
  • Previous experience working within a technical department on a Nuclear site or in other high-hazard industries. (Desirable)
  • Previous planning experience (Desirable)


  • Healthy Work-life Balance; The Company encourages all employees to effectively balance their work with their outside life. We promote a healthy work-life balance and offer a generous annual leave entitlement starting at 25.5 days per annum, rising to 28.5 after 10 years of service, and then rising to 32.5 days’ leave after 20 years of service. My client also offers a full suite of family-friendly policies that you would expect from a progressive employer.
  • Bonus: The Company operates a business delivery bonus based on performance against personal and business targets
  • Pension Scheme; As an employee, you will be eligible to join the Company’s Defined Contribution Pension scheme, with up to 16% of employers’ contribution
  • Education & Training; We take pride in helping people learn and develop by supporting, accelerating, and directing your learning. As well as the completion of mandatory health and safety courses, training packages will be offered to meet your specific needs. Supporting your learning at work is high on our agenda as it is important that the skills of our workforce meet current and future demands as well as support your continuing professional development

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