HSE jobs – Scientist, HSL (x2 posts)

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List of current jobs in the Health and Safety Executive, Health and Safety Laboratory and Office for Nuclear Regulation. Table includes job title, job description, job location, type of role and salary for each vacancy.

Job title
Job description
Job location
Type of role
Salary
Director, People and Capability (HRD)
Experienced HR professional to deliver the People Strategy for the HSE, with strong focus on engaging and developing a highly capable and flexible workforce to respond positively to a changing external landscape.
Bootle, Merseyside
Human Resources, Leadership
circa £110,000
Onshore Human Factors Specialist (HID)
Posts are in HID’s CEMH Division. It is responsible for the regulation of a wide range of onshore major hazard industries, including chemical manufacture and storage, explosives and biological agents.
North East, East Midlands or South East England
Ergonomics, Human Factors, Occupational Psychology, Engineering
Up to £47,881
Offshore Human Factors Specialist (HID)
Provide expert advice on human factors matters to industry, stakeholders and HSE, Carry out inspections, assessments, investigate incidents, accidents and complaints
Aberdeen or Bootle
Psychology, Ergonomics, Behavioural Science
Up to £71,217 Aberdeen posts receive an additional £13,000
Strategic Communications Lead (CD)
6 months FTA

Your role will be to deliver effective communication and behaviour change programmes to support HSE’s business priorities.
Bootle, Merseyside
Communications, Marketing, Evaluation
Up to £55,795
Editor (CD)
12 months FTA

The editorial team plays a key role by helping to produce simple, straightforward guidance that makes it easier for businesses to comply with the law.
Bootle, Merseyside
Communications, Marketing, Editing
Editor (B4) up to £33,599
Assist Editor (B5) up to £27,837
Fire, Explosions Risk Assessment Specialist (HID)
Specialist responsible for inspection, assessment, investigation and enforcement of fire explosion issues on UK offshore installations.
Aberdeen or Liverpool
Chemistry, Chemical/Process Engineering, Science,
Up to £79,057 Aberdeen posts receive an additional £13,000
Mechanical Engineer (HID)
Mechanical engineer to provide expertise in the field of mechanical engineering and pressure systems integrity.
Various locations across England and Wales
Mechanical Engineering, Science
Up to £54,236
Wells and Operations Engineer (HID)
Specialist engineer responsible for rig site inspections, technical reports and in-depth research into preventative strategies.
Aberdeen
Engineering,
Earth Science
Up to £90,865 Aberdeen posts receive an additional £13,000
Control and Instrumentation Engineer (HID)
Control and instrumentation specialist to provide support for regulating onshore major hazard installations.
Basingstoke, Sheffield, Newcastle, Edinburgh or Glasgow
Engineering, Science
Up to £59,867
Process Safety Engineer (HID)
Process Safety Engineer responsible for inspection, assessment, investigation and enforcement of process safety issues.
Locations across Midlands, South East, Newcastle and Leeds
Process Safety, Engineering, Science
Up to £54,236
Risk Assessor (HID)
Specialist engineer to provide expertise in the quantified assessment of risks of onshore major hazards.
Liverpool
Engineering, Mathematical, Science
Up to £54,236
Occupational Health Specialist (FOD)
Specialist providing front line occupational health expertise, focusing on work related health concerns and reportable occupational ill-health in a wide range of industries and sectors.
Oxted, Basingstoke, London, Bristol, Bedford, Nottingham
Occupational Health
Up to £42,919
Radiation Specialist (FOD)
Specialist responsible for inspection, assessment, investigation and enforcement in sectors which use ionising and non-ionising radiation.
HSE offices in England Wales or Scotland
Science, Radiation
Up to £47,881
Quarry Specialist (FOD)
Specialist responsible for inspection, assessment, investigation and enforcement in quarries and surface coal mines.
Northern Britain, Newcastle, Leeds.
Engineering, Science
Up to £42,919
Mechanical Engineer (FOD)
Specialist engineer to provide expertise in the field of mechanical engineering
Bedford, Birmingham, Leeds, Liverpool, Nottingham and Stoke-on-Trent
Mechanical Engineering, Science
Up to £54,236
The role includes significant onshore travel
Electrical Engineer (FOD)
Specialist engineer to provide expertise in electrical engineering.
South team: Bedford, Rose Court, Chelmsford, Oxted, Ashford, Norwich
North team: Newcastle, Leeds, Sheffield
Electrical Engineering, Science
Up to £59,687
Technical Scientific Support – Science Directorate (HSL)
To support scientists undertaking research, incident investigations and standard testing.
Harpur Hill, Buxton
Mathematics, English, Science, Engineering
From £18,294
Scientist – Science Directorate x2 (HSL)
To provide technical support to scientists undertaking research, incident investigations and standard testing.
Harpur Hill, Buxton
Physics, Engineering, Chemistry, Electrical/Electronic Engineering
From £23,657
Senior IT Specialist (HSL)
To work as a senior member of the team responsible for delivering HSL’s IT services and electronic information security.
Harpur Hill, Buxton
Information Technology
From £35,843
Engineer – Mechanical Engineering
(HSL)

This position is part of EPSU mechanical engineering team and its purpose is to support the delivery of engineering-related research and failure analysis projects for both commercial and HSE customers.
Harpur Hill, Buxton
Mechanical Engineering, Science
From £23,657
Scientist – Falls Prevention (HSL)
The Falls Prevention Team provides scientific and technical support to reduce the occurrence of occupational slips, trips, stair falls and also falls to patients and service users in health and social care settings.
Harpur Hill, Buxton
Science, Engineering
From £23,657
Scientist – Personal Protective Equipment (HSL)
The PPE Team provides numerous businesses, ONR and HSE with scientific and technical support in areas related to the performance, testing, research and use of PPE.
Harpur Hill, Buxton
Science, Engineering
From £28,890
Training and Conferences Administrator x2 (HSL)
Maintain training database, liaise with customers, assist with day-to-day delivery of both on site and external training courses, conferences and other events.
Harpur Hill, Buxton
Mathematics, English, IT, Customer Service
From £18,294
Occupational Hygienist (HSL)
Occupational Hygiene Practitioner for winning and delivery of external business areas (routine and projects) and HSE research and policy related work.
Harpur Hill, Buxton
Science, Engineering, Occupational Hygiene
From £28,890

Article source: http://www.hse.gov.uk/careers/jobprofiles.htm