Explosives Safety Specialist
Take on a range of exciting work and keep workers in the explosives sector safe with the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).
At HSE, we work with one goal in mind – to help keep Britain’s workforce safe. We are the independent regulator for work-related health and safety in Great Britain, and our work touches virtually every sector of UK industry. Combining experts from every field, we strive to keep people and their working environments as healthy and secure as possible.
As an Explosives Safety Specialist, you’ll use your breadth of knowledge and expertise to protect workers in the explosives sector. The role offers a wide variety of challenging projects and you’ll work with a diverse range of employers, anything from multi-national munitions manufacturers to small fireworks stores. Working with other HSE specialists, you’ll carry out inspections, provide advice and make sure businesses operate within the law. You’ll also help shape the future of industry standards and guidelines, all while gaining invaluable experience to add to your record.
As this is a highly technical role, you’ll already be well-versed in the manufacturing of explosive materials, combined with strong communication skills and the ability to analyse data and plan effectively. You should also have a degree in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry or Physics, chartered membership of a relevant professional institution and a full UK driving license.
Join us, and help protect thousands of people while broadening your experience and taking advantage of exceptional training. With HSE, you can.