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Health and Safety Advisor

What is on offer?

Alfred H Knight Energy Services have an opportunity for a Health and Safety Advisor to join the team in Dundonald. The Health and Safety Advisor will be responsible for implementing AHK Group initiatives throughout the AHKES UK function, and providing support to the continuous improvement of the ISO certificated Health, Safety & Environmental Management Systems.


About us

Alfred H Knight are an independent provider of inspection and testing services. Established in 1881, AHK operates in more than 40 countries with a well-earned reputation for providing reliable, professional services.

We provide specialist services for a wide range of commodities within base and minor metals, steel raw materials, ferroalloys, precious metals, platinum group metals, industrial minerals, solid fuels, and fertilisers. Our clients include miners, smelters, refineries, traders, financial institutions and government bodies.

We maintain rigorous quality standards to ensure that our operations provide the highest level of services to our clients. We achieve this through compliance with industry standards and regulations for laboratory, inspection and quality management, including ISO: IEC 17025, 17020, 9001, 14001 and 45001.

Our people are our finest asset and as a truly global company, we value diversity, and respect people from all backgrounds. Click here to find out more about AHK.


Do you have what it takes to become Health and Safety Advisor at AHK?


  • Maintaining the Company’s ISO certified Health, Safety & Environmental management system.
  • Coordinating operational risk assessments for all site operations.
  • Conducting regular H,S&E inspections, and ensuring corrective actions are addressed.
  • Recording and managing incident reports, and coordinating incident investigations as required.
  • Keeping up to date with, and ensuring AHK’s compliance with current health and safety legislation and good industry practice as part of their continuous professional development.
  • Attending Company Health and Safety Committee meetings & compiling minutes where required.
  • To provide practicable and professional H&S advice and assistance to staff at all levels.
  • To undertake any other duties as may be reasonably required by the Health and Safety Department.
  • There will be an expectation for regular travel to other AHKES or client sites as required

To be successful at Alfred H Knight, you will need to display the following:

Required Knowledge and Work Experience


  • NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety.
  • ISO certification experience.
  • Independent planning and time management skills.
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision.
  • A high degree of accuracy in work.
  • Must possess a proactive, positive attitude towards improving health & safety standards and developing a positive health and safety culture.
  • Good knowledge of MS office applications.
  • Good written and communication skills.
  • UK driving licence.


  • Background experience of health & safety in a laboratory or similar environment.
  • Trained/experienced first-aider.

Hours of work – Monday – Friday 08:30 – 17:00

What are the benefits?

We are offering an excellent opportunity with a salary and benefits package to match including pension, life assurance and an employee assistance programme.


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