HSSE Lead - Major Projects

Glasgow, GBR

We are seeking a Health, Safety, Security and Environment (HSSE) Lead to support our clients with the delivery of major projects. The role can be based out of any of our regional offices in the North of England or Scotland and will require regular travel to client offices, project sites and other Stantec offices.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a thriving multi-disciplinary consultancy business as we continue to grow our UK & Ireland business. Stantec’s core values are founded on our commitment to the health and safety of our people and being ethical underpins our values and strengthens everything we do.

We can offer you a welcoming environment to work in, a strong learning culture, and the opportunity to play an important role in our HSSE team that supports a group of 2500+ talented operational delivery teams, engineers, planners, scientists and functional service teams nationwide.

The Health, Safety, Security and Environment (HSSE) Lead role is a key one within the Stantec Major Projects management team. It is a leadership role but focused on service delivery and achieving high health and safety standards and progressing our SaferTogether culture. The role is a hands-on and practical role, working within project delivery teams driving a range of primarily health and safety related functions. The role will also include delivering client facing health and safety commissions.

The role requirements are varied but include supporting Stantec Leadership in the development of a culture focused on health, safety and wellbeing across the major projects portfolio including driving leading indicator proactive behaviours; communicating, promoting and reinforcing our Core Business Values and Stantec’s SaferTogether culture; active involvement in major projects, providing health and safety services to meet each commission’s particular needs; supporting the growth of health and safety professional services as a product line across the major infrastructure market. Be involved in bid writing and work-winning in relation to professional health and safety services.


About You:

You must have a strong background in major infrastructure delivery. Site-based experience coupled with a strong understanding of the design process would be advantageous.

Relevant health and safety qualifications are essential. Ideally you will possess NEBOSH Health and Safety Management for Construction (UK)or equivalent, Chartered Member of the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (CMIOSH), and an Engineering degree relevant to major infrastructure projects e.g., civil, mechanical, electrical, process, etc.


The friendly and collaborative culture at Stantec is something we are proud of and we have many other reasons for you to be excited about joining us. We can offer a competitive salary and benefits package, flexible and hybrid working arrangements, industry leading training, exceptional career development prospects, great projects, and lots more!

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About Stantec

Stantec is a professional services firm. Our team of 28,000 global experts provides engineering, architecture, environmental, and project management services across all phases of the project life cycle. We’re designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

From large-scale developments to challenging neighbourhood projects, we stretch across our global network to learn from others, offer our support, and gain new experiences along the way. So while we work to help the communities around us thrive, our own people thrive too.

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment.

At Stantec we are committed to ensuring our recruitment process is accessible to all. If you require reasonable adjustments to be made during the recruitment process then please inform a member of our Talent Acquisition team.

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