HSE Manager, UK

Steris Corporation
Chessington, United Kingdom
Closing date
9 Dec 2023

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Contract Type
Full Time
At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

Join us as our Regional Health Safety & Environmental Manager at STERIS.

Reporting to the Senior Regional Health Safety & Environmental Manager this role

is responsible for providing HSE support, advice and solutions,

ensuring compliance, and developing best practice on health and safety issues for the STERIS IMS Instrument

Processing operations and other locations as required. The position is also responsible for driving high standards of

safety performance enabling the STERIS business to achieve its HSE objectives.

Working closely with regional management and the operational business to champion, communicate and ensure the

delivery of the regional HSE strategy with the objective of making and keeping the business safe against existing and

emerging health and safety, fire safety, security and environmental risks. Building internal HSE competence and

capability through the delivery of HSE support, training, audit and review.

Supporting the Senior Manager, Regional Health Safety & Environment to implement, review and audit best practice

HSE management systems across the region, contributing to the development of robust, innovative health, safety and
environment (HSE) standards, policies, guidance and practice


As our Health Safety and Environmental Manager you will:

Provide proactive, efficient and professional HSE advice, coaching and support to regional EMEA facilities and functional teams.

Work with allocated sites, site managers, regional teams and senior operators to communicate and drive compliance with HSE standards to ensure a safe working environment.

Ensure that effective management of health, safety and environment is embedded at an operational level within the business, and that managers and employees at all levels are aware of their HSE responsibilities.

Contribute to the development of and support the effective implementation of the regional HSE strategy, participating in the regular review of the strategy and its implementation.

Support the development, monitoring and maintenance of HSE Management Systems that are equivalent and aligned to the ISO 45001 and 14001 management standards the continuous improvement of the Safety Management System and manage the effective implementation of HSE management systems, policies, standards,

procedures and guidelines.

Support environmental compliance, including conducting reviews, to ensure business units are fully compliant with relevant environmental requirements.

Support the identification, communication and implementation of existing, new and/or revisions to existing environmental regulations.

Support and coordinate environmental compliance tasks.

Required Experience

Ability to independently assess HSE compliance and opportunities, develop action plans to address gaps and

opportunities, agree actions and improvements with operational sites and implement plans.

Work closely with the regional HSE team, global HSE team and operational business to champion, communicate and support the delivery of the regional HSE strategy with the objective of making and keeping the business safe against existing and emerging health and safety, fire safety and environmental risks


1. Ability to work both independently and as part of a regional / global team.

2. Strong people management and leadership skills, including facilitation, training, and mentoring skills.

3. Strong interpersonal and influencing skills with ability to manage site-level and regional operational management relationships.

4. Pragmatic approach with ability to effectively balance technical and commercial demands

5. Strong project/problem resolution skills.

6. Working knowledge of Safety and Health Management Systems (ISO 45001), Environmental Management Systems (ISO 14001).

7. Ability to develop and deliver effective training.

8. Highly effective communication skills; written and oral.

9. Confident with the use of IT systems, e-learning platforms and software. Understanding of applicable computer systems, such as Microsoft Office, SharePoint, databases, and function specific software.

STERIS is a leading global provider of products and services that support patient care with an emphasis on infection prevention. WE HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD by providing innovative healthcare, life sciences and dental products and services. STERIS is a $5 billion, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 17,000 associates and Customers in more than 100 countries.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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