Contract QHSE Manager

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Business Unit:  XPOE Transport

Gotham, GB, NG11 0LB

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We’re currently looking for a Contract QHSE Manager to join on our Saint Gobain contract. 


The role is responsible for deployment and management of the quality, health, safety and environmental management systems and policies. The Contract QHSE Manager will be responsible for promoting a culture of health and safety within the Saint Gobain Contract sites and the wider XPO business. This is a field-based role and includes coverage of sites nationally.


Pay, benefits and more:


We’re looking to offer a salary up to £45,000 depending upon experience. In addition, we offer 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), as well as the option to buy additional days. You’ll have access to a variety of high street discounts as well as a cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other perks.


Here’s what you’ll get up to:


  • Take ownership and accountability of vehicle safety and compliance.
  • Keep up to date with new legislation and maintaining a working knowledge of all Health and Safety Executive (HSE) legislation and any developments that affect the employer's industry ensuring compliance to ensure Quality and ISO policies and procedures are adhered to and maintained.
  • Communicate XPO Logistics QHSE policy and strategy and to raise awareness of QHSE legislation/issues by periodic attendance on site QHSE forums.
  • Work closely with the customer to ensure QHSE policy and strategy are aligned as well as work closely with company solicitors with respect to claims and litigations.
  • Identify and agree the objectives to be achieved for QHSE and ensure that these are communicated and regularly reviewed.
  • Ensure that all management are informed of their responsibilities and to advise and support colleagues accordingly through effective communications, policies, and audits.
  • Ensure that suitable and sufficient training is provided and maintained, to manage QHSE issues on a day-to-day basis.
  • Management of the on-site risk assessment process and co-ordination of the safe systems of work
  • Management of accident and near miss reporting and investigation procedure, ensuring managers and leaders are appropriately trained and implementing the required procedures and standards to retain legislative compliance.
  • Carry out incident trend analysis and monitor and report statistics with a clear view to plan and improve standards.
  • Ensure all monitoring systems are fully updated.
  • Provide support and advice to the team when required to ensure accident investigations are completed thoroughly, timely and accurately.
  • Management and maintenance of the site environmental management system.
  • Formulate action plans/improvements for health and safety. 
  • Promotion of the Behavioural Safety Guidelines.
  • Provide on-site liaison with enforcing authorities as required.
  • Provide flexibility and co-operation in covering duties of a related nature not specifically referred to in the job description that may enhance the service provided to the customer.



XPO is a leading provider of world-class solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 

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