Management Team Careers

Building on the success of recent rounds of investment, KPS is embarking on the challenge of spearheading technology development in preparation for the commercialisation of kite power technology.

With support from our investors, KPS provides a unique opportunity to work at the forefront of the rapidly evolving kite energy sector. We are seeking experienced and talented people to join our team.

If you believe you have the skills, experience to join our team, please send your CV to: [email protected]

HSEQ Manager
The Company
Kite Power Systems are developing an innovative technology to produce renewable energy from the wind. The company is based in Glasgow with test facilities in the south-west of Scotland.

Central Glasgow

£45,000 plus pension and share options

Job Description
Responsible for all HSEQ matters. You will report directly to the KPS Director responsible for HSE.

Role and responsibilities

Assess legislative requirements and develop policies and procedures, ensuring effective implementation
Review and apply a best practice Health & Safety Policy
Implement an Integrated Management Systems (IMS) and obtain accreditation under ISO9001, 14001 and 18001
Implement an Integrated Management Systems (IMS), audit against it and obtain accreditation under ISO9001, 14001 and OHSAS18001 or ISO45001 when this gets certified.
Review processes and procedures in line with the IMS
Lead and manage internal and external audits with regard to HSEQ
Provide incident review/near miss/accident reporting systems
Raise corrective actions and ensure effective corrective/preventive action is carried out
Conduct regular site inspections to ensure standards are maintained, identifying any areas for improvement
Conduct accident/incident investigations promptly and to a high standard
Attend HSE meetings and produce safety alerts/bulletins following incidents so that lessons are learnt
Present information for the monthly Board Report
Manage the Company training & development plan to ensure staff competency levels are maintained
Communicate new legislation and industry standards/initiatives across the Company
Monitor standards and provide appropriate advice to all locations
Management responsibility for the HSEQ Team
Support CDM2015 processes within the business
Provide input into the system design process with particular respect to PUWER and the Machinery Directive, supporting the design team with their responsibilities from CDM
Key Requirements

Demonstrate experience working in a Senior Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality management role
A recognised qualification in Health and Safety at a senior level with membership of a professional organisation at least at GRAD IOSH or equivalent or higher.
Hold a qualification in auditing Safety and Health, Quality and Environmental Management Systems
Ability to understand and interpret the requirements of the national and international health, safety and environmental legislation
Able to communicate and influence behaviour across seniority levels within an organisation
Familiarity with CDM2015
Please send a CV and covering letter to: [email protected]

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